Christian views on slavery

"Trading lives: a blight on the face of the earth" is the title of the Spring 2007 issue of the Bible Society's journal providing "a forum for change in church and culture", The Bible in Transmission, available by clicking here

Articles in this issue include:

Sonia Barron on the intercultural theology of 'Regrets, Apologies and Reparations'

William Hague, MP (who served as Minister for Disabled People), on the modern slave trade

Dr Carrie Pemberton on the relevance of Genesis 38:1-26 to sex trafficking across Europe now, <www.chaste.org.uk>

Carl Sanders on 19th-century American evangelicals' interpretations of Bible, as supporting or condemning slavery, not just condoning it

Dr Grant Macaskill on the Cross and the healing of memory