You say 'Shabbat', I say 'Sabbath'? Do Jews and Christians share a belief in the goodness of Sabbath rest? What better way to find out than invite over 40 clergy to immerse themselves in the Jewish Shabbat for a weekend.
Reverend David Gifford
CEO of the Council of Christians and Jews
Revd David Gifford is the CEO of the Council of Christians and Jews. He worked in the South Pacific and the USA before returning to the UK to work first in marketing and then moving on to the CCJ. He has been a consultant for the Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Geneva.
To think the question can be answered yes or no is surely to keep the analysis at Sunday school level. How to describe a country is always going to be complex. A 'Christian country' might be many things...
23/04/2014 10:58 BST
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