Why the right label is crucial
Posted: 18 Jan 2013 @ 00:15
Bob Holman probes the Christian
Socialists' proposed change of name
WHEN she was a teenager, our daughter belonged to Crusaders. Itchanged its name to Urban Saints, which I found appealing. Yetwhen, in October, the Christian Socialist Movement (CSM) undertookconsultations to change its name, I felt I was losing a part ofmyself.
The CSM was formed in 1960; chaired by the Methodist, the RevdDonald (later Lord) Soper, its committee was in favour ofunilaterism, state ownership, and a classless society, althoughthese aims gradually diminished in importance. ...
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