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Week ahead

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10 August 2012

HIGHLIGHT: Word of Mouth: Preaching Chris Ledgard finds out whether the approach to preaching has changed over time in the Church of England (5/8).

Radio 4 Tuesday 4pm

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TELEVISION

Saturday 9.20pm (BBC2) London - the Modern Babylon Archive material shows how London has been transformed in the past century.

Sunday 4.55pm (BBC2) Songs of Praise Aled Jones discovers the value of silence, and meets a hermit.

Monday 9pm (BBC2) The Riots: In their own words A reconstruction of the events of August 2011.

RADIO

Friday 6.45pm (R3) BBC Proms 2012 Elgar's The Apostles, live from the Royal Albert Hall.

7.50pm (R3) Twenty Minutes: Judas Bishop Richard Holloway explores the myth of Judas Iscariot.

Saturday 7.30am (BBC World Service) Heart and Soul Tom Essle­mont investigates the relationship between the Russian Orthodox Church and the State.

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from the College of St Hild and St Bede, in Durham.

7pm (R3) Choral Evensong recorded during the 2012 Exon Singers Festival.

8.30pm (R2) Sunday Half-Hour  Diane Louise Jordan reflects on the joy of Mary, the mother of Jesus.

Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Ernie Rea and guests discuss religion in Syria (3/9).

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong live from St Mary's Epis­copal Cathedral, Edinburgh.

8pm (R4) In Pursuit of Dignity Edward Stourton chairs a debate about dig­nity and human rights.

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