Recent updates

Traversing hostility: The sine qua non of any Christian talk about Atonement - presentation for the Colloquium ‘For Us and for Our Salvation: René Girard and the Doctrine of Atonement’, held at Heythrop College, London (7-8 November 2014).

Towards global inclusion of LGBT people within Catholic communities: a new theological approach - presentation for “The ways of Love”, an International Conference towards pastoral care with homosexual and trans people (Rome, Italy, October 3, 2014).

Redenzione e testimonianza gay

NEW BOOK (Italian) Redenzione e testimonianza gay: Per una rilettura girardiana della Bibbia e della violenza.

James' biography and interview (audio and text) on the LGBT Religious Archives Network website (2014)

AUDIO Interview with James Alison on the Australian ABC radio, 35:02, MP3 or iTunes.

Renewing the Tradition: The theological project of James Alison - James’ profile by Grant Kaplan, an associate professor of systematic theology at Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Mo., published by the America magazine.

Forthcoming events and engagements:

1st March – Retiro de Cuaresma, CRISMHOM (Madrid), website

13-15th March, Communauté Mondiale pour la Méditation Chrétienne, St Jacut-de-la-Mer, Britanny, website

16-17th March, Colloquium "Homosexuality and Monotheistic traditions" Université de Paris 8, Paris, website

18th March, Rouen, Normandy, two short talks: "Dieu, comment nous sauve-t-il?" and "Itinéraire d'un théologien"

19th March, The American Church in Paris "What does Micah 6:8 look like through the eyes of a Christian...who happens to be Gay?", website

20-22nd March, Moulin d'Andé, Normandy "Lire la Passion dans l'Évangile de Matthieu", website

23-28th April, Malta, programme to be announced.


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James’ latest work, a video curriculum for small groups called Jesus the Forgiving Victim: Listening for the Unheard Voice, is now available for purchase. Also available are books in printed and Kindle editions.