To my surprise, I find myself agreeing with Clegg and Miliband about Leveson: Cameron looks as though he is intent on undermining the whole thing
But this is a very long report: it needs to be read and re-read carefully by everyone involved before any legislation is enacted. But this operation mustn’t be allowed to fail
The Labour leader’s talk about his faith background contrasts with the emptiness of the Cameron vision
The Pope is right: the riots were a product of relativism – a rejection, and not only by the rioters, of objective moral values
As the psalmist declaimed, ‘it is a people that do err in their heart’. We do need a ‘Big Society’: but on what will it be built?
I’m not sure I can sit on the beach, surrounded by grandchildren, and read the Book of Job
Three books in particular spring to mind