Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life

Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public LifePublic Spirit discussion

In October 2014, Public Spirit featured a series of articles contributing to the debate initiated by the Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life during its consultation phase. This discussion included the following contributions:

Response to the Public Spirit discussion

The Commission’s Vice-Chair and Convenor, Edward Kessler, responded to the Public Spirit discussion with his Reflections on Responses to the Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life.

Publication of the Commission’s Report

The Commission’s final report, Living With Difference: community, diversity and the common good, was published 7th December 2015.

Follow up discussions

One of its Commissioners, Professor Tariq Modood, followed up the recommendations of the report with an article arguing that Schools need to do more to improve children’s religious literacy.