ALAN’S BLOG RE and the ‘moral capital’ argument – Alan Brine

We recently saw the ‘Britain is Christian’ debate turn its attention to RE. Last December we saw Cameron say: “As a Christian country, we must remember what his birth represents: peace, mercy, goodwill and, above all, hope. I believe that we should also reflect on the fact that it is because of these important religious roots and Christian values that Britain has been such a successful home to people of all faiths and none.”

Then a few days later this headline from the Daily Express:

“Britain is a CHRISTIAN country and children should be taught that, urges Nicky Morgan”

Read more: http://www.reonline.org.uk/news/alans-blog-re-and-the-moral-capital-argument-alan-brine/

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