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The Archbishop of Canterbury’s resignation

From Professor Bob Holman

Sir, — Thanks to Dr Rowan Williams for ten years’ service at the top. But I am disappointed that he is with­draw­ing to the privileged life of a Cambridge college. Far better if — like Jesus — he had opted to be along­side ordinary people in a poor neighbourhood.

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Social cohesion can defeat terror

Community-building undermines extremism: churches can help here, says Alan Billings  Read More

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