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Week ahead

10 May 2013


HIGHLIGHT: Beyond Belief Ernie Rea and guests discuss how Pope Francis's Jesuit back­ground will inform his papacy (1/6).

Radio 4 4.30pm Monday


Sunday 4pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Connie Fisher returns home to Pembrokeshire, and introduces hymns from St Davids Cathedral.

8pm (Nat Geographic) The 80s: The decade that made us A series that examines the main events of the '80s.

Monday 9pm (C4) Skint The stories of people who are surviving without work in the UK (1/3).

Thursday 9pm (C4) The Murder Workers A film that follows the work of those who offer support to families who have been bereaved by murder or manslaughter.


Friday 2.15pm (R4) Afternoon Drama: The guest of St Peter's A play in which an imaginary pope, Paul VII, resigns, but is asked to intervene when his successor faces a schism.

Sunday 6.05am (R4) Something Understood A reflection on the centrality of love in everyday life, with reference to 1 Corinthians.

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford.

4pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week's service from St John's College, Cambridge.

Tuesday 9.30am (R4) One to One Ritula Shah talks to Mark Boyle about his experience of living without money for two years (2/8).

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong live from St Pancras Church, as part of the London Festival of Contemporary Church Music.

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