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‘Dunkirk Moment’ for Church

The 70th anniversary of the battle for Dunkirk falls as I write.

The battle took place between May 26 and June 4 1940. King George VI was a fragile man who will be remembered for two things from those dark days: first, he read a few lines from a poem beginning “I said to the man who stood at the gate of the year” in his Christmas address in 1939 and secondly he called the nation to a day of prayer, during the Dunkirk crisis and churches were full to overflowing. The rest is history.

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In this month's issue: 150 Years of Scripture Union and the anniversary celebrations. General Assembly: 10 pages of reports and pictures from the Assembly, Fringe and Heart and Soul. An Offshore Parish: The chaplain to the UK's oil and gas industry.
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