Youngsters from Coggeshall spoke openly about faith and life, talking about war and peace, women

The Explorers turned out in force for a Multi-Faith evening on the 26th February as part of their Essex Challenge Badge, along with members of Coggeshall Guides. The evening was supported by Fr Philip Banks from St Peter ad Vincula Coggeshall, presenting a Christian view, and Dr Mateen Durrani from Colchester University, presenting a Muslim view.

During the evening a general discussion took place around the differences and similarities between the three main religions, Judaism, Islam and Christianity. This was an excellent experience, in which everyone was able to take a part, ask questions and discuss answers.

A whole variety of aspects of faith and life were aired, including war and peace, women