Supporters and partners gathered at Southwark Cathedral on October 22nd to celebrate ECCR’s Silver Anniversary. The afternoon began with a Thanksgiving Service at which ECCR Patron Bishop Richard Harries preached on what has been achieved so far, and the many challenges which remain. (Download his sermon) ECCR’s other Patron, Bishop William Kenney, gave the Blessing.
The Order of Service, which contains resources which may be more generally useful in acts of worship, can be found here.
This was followed by a Panel Debate on “Investing in Equality”, led by Catherine Howarth from ShareAction, former MP John Battle, and Toby Quantrill from Christian Aid.
ECCR’s new report on Fair Pay was launched; Sabrina Gröschel gave a presentation on the Ethical Money Churches project; and John Arnold presented the ECCR 2013/14 Annual Review.