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Turn to churches to build social cohesion, Theos report urges Government

Turn to churches to build social cohesion, Theos report urges Government

‘Policymakers need to make better use of the UK’s 45,000 churches and their resources, especially in the aftermath of Covid–19.’

Thanks to the Church Times for covering our new report with the Free Churches Group ‘The Church and Social Cohesion.’

Read the article here or read Hugh Osgood’s comment piece for the Church Times here.


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Madeleine Pennington

Madeleine Pennington

Madeleine is Head of Research at Theos. She joined Theos in 2018 as a researcher on the Free Churches Commission, investigating the impact of churches on social cohesion across England. She holds a doctorate in theology from the University of Oxford, and previously worked as a research scholar in Philadelphia. She is the author of The Christian Quaker: George Keith and the Keithian Controversy (Brill: 2019).

Posted 27 November 2020

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