This report explores ecumenism in England. It focuses on Churches Together in England, identifying its strengths and the challenges it faces.
Dr Paula Gooder and George Pitcher will discuss the nature and purpose of story-telling and the relationship between truth and fiction
Learning about religion is crucial to a balanced education
20th September 2017
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Who needs religious education? It’s all myths and legends – about virgins giving birth, and a snake in a garden, right? Irrelevant in today’s society. Best avoided – or at least, sidelined as much as possible.
Whether deliberate or not, this is what appears to be happening in secondary schools, where RE is on the decline. According to a new survey, up to a quarter of schools are failing to teach it – despite legally being obliged to do so as part of providing a balanced curriculum.
Read more at RNS
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