Whither the Christian church? In search of a ‘new normal’ (without the pointy hats)

For the church, the Covid-19 pandemic presents an opportunity to decide what of the ‘old normal’ should be left behind. First must surely be the theology that has allowed the church to condone so much death – the Crusades, the Inquisition, Holy Wars, the burnings, slavery, colonialism, apartheid, the genocides, the institutionalised injustice, poverty, patriarchy, environmental degradation…