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Advent and Christmas 2015: Room at the Inn
Advent, the season of expectation, begins today
In biblical times it started with an unexpected messenger (angel) announcing an ordinary event in an unlikely place to a lowly person.
When George Osborne said in his Autumn Statement that the government would 'extend the same support and conditionality we currently expect of those on JSA to over 1 million more benefit claimants
There was a time (2006, in case we had forgotten) when then opposition leader, now Prime Minister, David Cameron was keen to be photographed with huskies on an environmental research trip to Norway
The Chancellor’s latest Autumn Statement was littered as ever with grandiose promises and a declaration that the Conservatives are the builders of a 'better future'.
But are they?
Why is the government so determined to protect British people from dying at the hands of terrorists, but completely unconcerned about British people dying as a result of its own policies?
Yesterday, the government published its National Security and Strategic Defence Review (SSDR).
There has been a minor media storm over the decision of certain cinema chains to withdraw a Church of England advertisement featuring the Lord’s Prayer.
A Sun campaign stirring up fear and hatred of British Muslims has twisted survey results to cause alarm.
The Church of England has expressed itself “bewildered” at the refusal of leading cinemas to show a short advertising film on the Lord's Prayer.
My new book, The Upside-Down Bible: What Jesus really said about money, sex and violence, will be p
A controversial ‘fitness for work’ test has almost certainly had a devastating impact on public health in England, new research suggests.