Jesus wasn’t born in a stable. What difference does it make?

We’ve all seen the nativity plays. We’ve all seen the nativity scenes. There’s a lovely one out in Oldham town centre. All of them depicting

Why did Jesus come?

I started thinking a little about Christmas in yesterday’s blog post. Today, I thought I would carry on the theme. I asked my daughter what

What we lose if we ditch the virgin birth

You don’t have to look very far to find people telling you that the virgin birth is really unimportant, fatuous theology. We don’t need to

Why is the virgin birth important?

We held our monthly Muslim-Christian dialogue last night. It just so happens, in the run up to Christmas, our Muslim friends are also tonight celebrating

Why Giles Fraser is wrong about the virgin birth

Giles Fraser recently argued against the reality of the virgin birth. Here is why I believe his case falters.