Politics and faith do mix, says Timms
Posted: 05 Feb 2009 @ 00:00
PROGRESSIVE politics must not view faith as an enemy or relegate it to the private sphere, the Government Minister Stephen Timms said in a speech in London.
The Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Labour MP for East Ham, he was speaking during an event “Faith: Helping build a politics based on hope”, at Westminster Central Hall on Thursday of last week. It was hosted by the Institute for Public Policy Research, which describes itself as a “progressive think tank”. ...
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