Christian values of “tolerance, compassion and charity” are embedded in British culture, Rishi Sunak said in his Easter message.
The Prime Minister said Easter Sunday was a chance to reflect on the contribution made by Christian communities across the country.
Mr Sunak, a Hindu, used his Easter message to say Christianity was part of the “national fabric” and “its values are British values”.
“Christianity and its values of tolerance, compassion and charity are embedded in our history and national fabric.
“Its values are British values.
“I would like to wish all those celebrating today a very happy Easter.”