Elizabeth Oldfield

Elizabeth Oldfield

Elizabeth Oldfield is the former head of Theos. Her writing has appeared in the FT, Prospect and The Times. Her Twitter handle is @esoldfield

@TheosElizabeth

Elizabeth Oldfield is the former head of Theos. Her writing has appeared in the FT, Prospect and The Times. Her Twitter handle is @esoldfield

What Thomas Cromwell taught us about ambition

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Paul Kingsnorth is right: we’re in a spiritual crisis

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Gen Z: Puritanical about everything except drugs

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Wellness is no replacement for religion

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Will we ever return to our rural roots?

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

What St John has to say about Teen Vogue

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Will Covid-19 turn us into a nation of ethicists?

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

The two faces of Christianity in Joe Biden’s America

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Nice guys finish last — or do they?

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

You can’t quantify the effect of lockdown

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Boeing’s deadly sin

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Outside religion, who’s talking about forgiveness?

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

The spiritual transgression of facial recognition technology

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

How social media became a rancid Babel

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Let’s put an end to macho cultural pessimism

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Inequality is not a ‘Left-wing’ issue

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Why Dietrich Bonhoeffer is essential lockdown reading

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

When will churchgoers sing again?

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Normalement, or back to normal?

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Bim Afolami: the sacred has found its way into politics

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Exile in Babylon: nature needs a sabbath

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Forming new relationships in a time of Coronavirus

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

The zero-carbon future might save our communities

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

RIP George Steiner, prophet of attention

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Time to introduce virtue into AI ethics

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Is this the decade individualism dies?

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Why aren’t we all atheists?

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 4 mins

Robin Ince’s conversion to curiosity

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / < 1 min

Pivot to burnout

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Tips from a grandmaster for the game of life

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Becoming formed as well as informed

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

How Russell Brand won me round

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

You don’t have to be lefty to love Extinction Rebellion

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Why can’t we talk about abortion?

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 4 mins

How much is a prayer worth?

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

A timely defence of “stubborn gladness”

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

In defence of virtue signalling

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Harry Potter can be a sacred text

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 2 mins

Life on the inside

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 4 mins

Charisma will only get you so far

BY Elizabeth Oldfield / 3 mins