When I read the cover of today’s Daily Mail I groaned. Lord Carey does not speak for me, or for many of the Christians I know, and we wince at the statements he’s made.
Carey personally attacked Cameron saying:
‘It was a bit rich to hear that the Prime Minister has told religious leaders that they should “stand up and oppose aggressive secularisation” when it seems that his government is aiding and abetting this aggression every step of the way. At his pre-Easter Downing Street reception for faith leaders, he said that he supported Christians’ right to practise their faith. Yet many Christians doubt his sincerity.’
In the Mail article he also drew on a new poll that showed over 2/3 of Christians in the UK feel like a “persecuted minority”.
My thoughts on this are……. Read the rest of this entry »