Tag: Employment

The worker deserves his wages: the Bible and remuneration

The worker deserves his wages: the Bible and remuneration

by Charlee New, Thursday 20th June 2019 The systems and practices of paying workers (or, as it is formally known, ‘remuneration’) affect the lives of all employed adults, and by extension, their families and households. Yet, how often would you hear a sermon on the subject? It might come as some surprise to realise that […]

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Social class and parenting

Social class and parenting

by John Hayward Parents’ social class has a greater impact on how well their children perform at school than ‘good parenting’ techniques such as reading bedtime stories, claim researchers from the University of London’s Institute of Education. In actual fact the study of around 11,000 seven-year-old children simply looked at the variables associated with cognitive, […]

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What’s wrong with equality legislation? by Julian Rivers

What’s wrong with equality legislation? by Julian Rivers

Professor Julian Rivers discusses problems caused by equality legislation. Also see his Cambridge Paper, Three principles for Christian citizens

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Whose duty of care?

Whose duty of care?

Michael Schluter, June 2003 Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching. They will be a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck. Proverbs 1:8–9 If a man has a stubborn and rebellious son who does not obey his father and mother and will […]

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