If so many people are religious (and so many Christian), why was Tony Blair attacked?
- He referred to ‘God’, which most people would construe as referring to the ‘deity’ in Christianity
- There are vocal non-Christians who take offence
- Vocal Christians take offence on behalf of their non-Christian friends; it was simply inappropriate for him to say such a thing
Here’s what others said on the BBC News Forum in response to the article
And a very concise analysis by a political correspondent on the BBC News Website.