Churches Together in Britain and Ireland - Election 2019

general election

 

 

Resources

Resources provided by churches, Christian and other orgainisations for the 2019 General Election:

CAFOD

CAFODCAFOD provides suggested questions to ask candidates, plus advice on how to contact candidates, register to vote and find your polling station. CAFOD website

CARE

CAREengaGE19, includes a tool to search your MPs voting record, a guide to running a hustings, briefings on family, life and justice issues, plus a hustings map. 

Christian Aid

Christian Aid election web pageChristian Aid has a manifesto (call to action) and a guide for the 2019 general electionCA website

 

Christians in Politics

Christians in PoliticsIn response to requests from Church leaders for inspiration on issues such as Brexit and politics, Christians in Politics has produced a Sunday morning package.

 

Churches in Ireland

Churches in Ireland  questionsQuestions for canvassing politicians on housing and homelessness by the Irish Council of Churches and Irish Inter Church Meeting. Churches in Ireland

 

Cytûn (Churches Together in Wales)

Cytun (Churches Together in Wales) election web pageCytûn is listing hustings in Wales and has a guide to planning a hustings meeting. Cytûn website

 

Evangelical Alliance (EA)

Evangelical Alliance 2019 election resources Resources include a series of devotionals to help reflect and pray during the election campaign and a guide to organising an election hustings. EA website

 

Free Churches Group

Free Churches GroupThe Free Churches Group has a briefing looking at issues related to education and the General Election.

 

Green Christian

Green ChristianGreen Christian has produced questions to ask General Election candidates  on the climate emergency and the environment bill from the previous Parliament.

 

Joint Public Issues Team (JPIT)

Love, Pray, Vote - Joint Public Issue team (JPIT)A range of resources to offer ways to engage with the election, including a guide to hosting a hustings and policy briefings on key issues. JPIT website

 

Quakers in Britain

Quakers in BritainSets out Quaker priorities for the election: climate crisis, migration, criminal justice, peace and disarmament, and nature of the debate. Quakers in Britain
 

National Churches Trust
 
A manifesto for church buildings The National Churches Trust has issued a Manifesto for Church Buildings setting out five actions that need to be carried out to help  save the UK's church buildings.
 
 
Tearfund
 
Tearfund election guide
Tearfund's election guide  includes blogs, questions for candidates, advice on contacting candidates directly and attending hustings.

 

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