Joel Edwards CBE: Which lives matter?
In our series of webinar conversations, Questions of Our Times, the Revd Joel Edwards CBE, then Director of Advocacy at Christian Solidarity Worldwide, looks at the question of race, asking, which lives matter? The webinar took place on 9 March 2021. Joel Edwards died three months later, in June 2021.
Rev Joel Edwards CBE was director of advocacy at Christian Solidarity Worldwide, an agency working for religious freedom and human rights, and a visiting fellow with St John’s College, Durham. He was also a writer, broadcaster and international speaker on a range of areas including Bible teaching, racial justice, leadership and religious freedom.
The host for Questions of Our Times is Major Nigel Bovey, former editor of the Salvation Army magazine The War Cry, and the author of several books. His latest book, Browsing the Bible is a guide for anyone who wants to get started (or who wants to keep on reading) the Bible. Find our review of the book here: A guide to browsing the Bible.