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Posted on Sun 1 Nov 2015

Compassion To Refugees, Not Capitulation To Islamic State

The human tide of refugees, economic migrants, young men fleeing conscription and others who have arrived on Europe’s shores shows no sign of receding. As always, there are heart-rending stories of why people hcontinue reading »

Posted on Tue 11 Aug 2015

UK’s £2.7bn in aid to countries where Christians are persecuted

Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali, the former Bishop of Rochester who is now president of Oxtrad, a charity supporting churches facing persecution, said:“Britain’s commitment to aid is praiseworthy but we must make surecontinue reading »

Posted on Thu 6 Aug 2015

Sunday shopping risks depriving us of something precious

The observance of Sunday as a weekly day of rest goes back to the Emperor Constantine, and in this country, legislation which forbade “worldly labour” has existed since, at least, the reign of Charles II.

The n…continue reading »