Welfare

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Church of England welcomes Chancellor’s Autumn Statement – just don’t mention the national debt

The Bishop of Birmingham, the Rt Rev'd David Urquhart, has issued a response to the Chancellor's Autumn Statement on behalf of the Church of England. It is notable for: I welcome the emphasis.. The Government is to be commended.. The…
Myth of Undeserving Poor

The myth of the undeserving poor

  Unlike most Christian initiatives, this week's Feeding Britain report on poverty and foodbank use has whipped up a media storm filling up plenty of column inches and broadcast minutes. And it…