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Call it Christmas, 85 in 100 tell Theos

by Bill Bowder

A CHRISTIAN Christmas is still popular, a survey suggests. A Lancashire authority, however, is discouraging carol-singers from knocking on doors because they might make residents nervous.

The survey, published last month by Theos, a public-theology think tank, is based on a poll by ComRes which found that 840 out of the 1000 people polled disagreed with the statement: “Christmas should be re-named to reflect our multi-cultural society.” Eighty-five per cent agreed that ...

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It's both hands together

Christianity needs political visibility on both Left and Right if it is to remain untainted by partisan associations, says Nick Spencer  Subscribe to read more

Sun 24 Jul 16 @ 20:44
Christianity needs visibility on both Left and Right if it is to remain untainted by party politics | Nick Spencer https://t.co/no9ZT192yj

Sun 24 Jul 16 @ 17:49
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