Maria Mackay

Christian Today Reporter

London Mayor Praises Work of Street Pastors

Hundreds of street pastors and supporters are in London for the ministry's inaugural conference to share their experiences and consider how they can minister more effectively to the people out and about on Britain's streets each weekend.

Church Unity Remains Top Priority for WCC

The newly elected general secretary of the World Council of Churches said that fulfilling Jesus' prayer "that they may be one" remains the global ecumenical body's primary task and can not be separated from its concern for justice, peace or creation.

Archbishop: Britain is Not Religiously Divided

The Government is wrong to think that religion is deeply dividing Britain, says the Archbishop of Canterbury. Such a perception is quite deeply entrenched in Government, in parts of the media and therefore in the minds of quite a lot of people, he claims.

Church Ignoring Jesus' Teaching on Money, Says Charity Head

The head of a national money education charity based in London spoke of the challenge facing the Church to preach on what the Bible has to say about money, debt and possessions. He chided the Church for failing to present the world with a Christ-inspired alternative to debt and borrowing.