Could it be that our increasingly secular society, while more tolerant, is less compassionate?
Posts Tagged: Faith and community
Seven out of ten Party members think the Church of England is left-wing…but shouldn’t be disestablished
Truly, they are conservative as well as Conservative.
They also believe that Britain is a Christian country – but are more divided on whether or not faith-based organisations should play a larger role.
Extremists have exploited our “innocent until proved guilty” principle to their great benefit.
There are signs that Cameron is increasingly sensitive to public concern and anger about the treatment of Christians in Muslim-majority countries
And academies and free schools should be able to borrow.
While we associate the Greeks and Romans with civilisation, the very word ‘Medieval’ has become a synonym for barbarity.
There are many situations in which gender segregation is perfectly justified, but where racial segregation would cause outrage.
Catholic Social Teaching has provided a coherent intellectual alternative to both socialism and free market fundamentalism for more than a century.
So, if we are to ban the face veil worn by some Muslims, then why shouldn’t we ban all forms of attire that isolate their wearers from the mainstream?
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