Faith in the nexus: Church schools and children’s exploration of faith in the home: A NICER research study of twenty church primary schools in England

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Casson, A., Hulbert, S., Woolley, M. and Bowie, B. 2020. Faith in the nexus: Church schools and children’s exploration of faith in the home: A NICER research study of twenty church primary schools in England. Canterbury Canterbury Christ Church University.
AuthorsCasson, A., Hulbert, S., Woolley, M. and Bowie, B.
TypeResearch report
Abstract

A nexus is a focus for connection, where multiple lines from different places come into relationship around a point of focus. In this project, the Nexus refers to the connections between church school, the local church, and the home. The Faith in the Nexus project aimed to reveal the influence of these connections in children’s developing spiritual life, and, specifically, how what happens in school (collaboration with church and others) impacts on children’s faith and spiritual life at home.

KeywordsChurch; Home; Church schools; Primary education; Children's faith; Spirituality in children
Year2020
PublisherCanterbury Christ Church University
Place of publicationCanterbury
Page range1-132
ISBN9781909067967
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