Safe house

15 December 2017


The actor Tamsin Greig, who is an ambassador for the Christian charity Tearfund, meets Bimenya (right), 25, who was married and about to give birth to her first baby when she was raped in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Research published by Tearfund last week suggests that men in the DRC who had a faith were more than twice as likely to think that violence towards their partner was never justified (News, 1 December)

Forthcoming Events

16-18 February 2018
Church Times Festival of Faith & Literature

Our literary festival with a theological slant in Bloxham, Oxfordshire. Speakers include Francis Spufford, Ruth Valerio, Eve Poole, Mark Oakley, James Runcie and many others. Find out more

5-6 May 2018
Church Times Festival of Poetry
With Sarum College, Salisbury. More details coming soon - register your interest here

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