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Lord Carey’s challenge on youth work

From Mr Peter White
Sir, - The Revd Dr David Goodhew may be right to challenge "doomsaying" in the Church (Comment, 6 December) but he has missed the point of Lord Carey's message: that we need to be investing in young people as an urgent task.

Sadly, the Church seems to make a habit of overlooking the needs of young people, as demonstrated by your report of the decision by Chichester diocese to axe its youth and children's-work team ...

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