Standpoint News

Standpoint Lecture: “When Bad Religion Drives Out Good”

Continuing the series of talks on Judaism and modernity, Melanie Phillips discusses the challenges religion faces in an increasingly secular society tonight at 8pm

Anna Halpine’s World Youth Day Diary

Today's blog from the Catholic festivities in Madrid sees our correspondent sit in on a presentation of new evangelisation — an attempt to teach "the art of living".

Read her latest post here

Full Content Available

The full content of the March issue is now available online

Standpoint’s Free iPhone App

Standpoint magazine is now available as an App on iTunes. Owners of an iPhone or iTouch should go to the App store to pick up their free App, giving them access to some of the content in the current issue of the magazine.  

The New Website Launches

We hope you enjoy Standpoint's new-look website. We expect the site to function smoothly, but it is still in Beta so please report any problems you encounter, and let us know what you think of the new design by writing to

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"