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AC Grayling: "Even Christianity is not really Christian"

Raleigh Addington
Raleigh Addington
editor at Chartwell Speakers

Writing in The Times, Professor AC Grayling, chairman of this year’s Man Booker Prize, argues that numerous Christian ideals – and many of Britain’s defining characteristics – really come from Greece and Rome.

This follows from a comment David Cameron made that Britain is a “Christian nation”. Professor Grayling believes that such a description was “deeply misleading”, and that it is “important in a pluralistic society such as ours that we should not think that uses of “Christian” to suggest kindly attitudes entail that we are a nation of believers in the dogmas and legends of the religion.”

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