“As a parish vicar, I don’t need to go out looking for housing need, it comes to me. ...it surely can’t be right that I lock the door of a sound, safe, heated building on someone huddled in a sleeping bag outside?Lynne Cullens, Rector of Stockport and Brinnington and a member of the Commission
What does that say about Isaiah’s words in chapter 58 vs 7 to ‘share food with the hungry and give shelter to the homeless’?"
Resources for Churches and Individuals
Watch: Theology Videos
Bishop Graham Tomlin shares a series of short videos on the Theology of housing.
Stephen Backhouse shares helpful information on housing and theology.
Study: Bible Study on Faith and Housing
Learn and be empowered to take action. A 5-week Bible study notes and videos.
Replicable Case Studies
Get inspiration from churches across the country who are responding to the housing crisis.
'Coming Home: a Theology of Housing’
Edited By Bishop Graham Tomlin and Dr Malcolm Brown.
Why the Church should care about housing
Read the book written by Bishop Graham Tomlin and Stephen Backhouse, from Grove Books.