By Stephen Pollard, April 7, 2009
I’ve a question for you. When was the last time you were offended by someone celebrating St George’s Day?
No, me neither.
But apparently the Church of England thinks that we are unique amongst Jews. And Hindus. And Sikhs. And Muslims. And, presumably,
Zoroastrians, too. Because according to reports this week, “many in the Church of England have backed away from celebrating St George for fear of provoking a backlash from other religious and cultural groups in Britain”, as the Daily Mail put it on Monday.