*** DEBUG START ***
*** DEBUG END ***

Coming up in the week ahead on TV and on Radio

by
14 April 2023

iStock

HIGHLIGHT: Deborah James: Bowelbabe in her own words A look at the campaigner who spent the last five years of her life campaigning to raise awareness of bowel cancer.

Monday 9pm, BBC2

 

TELEVISION: Sunday 1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Aled Jones visits Bournville to explore the Quaker faith of the Cadbury family.

9pm (BBC4) Bach: St John Passion — BBC Proms Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts a performance of the St John Passion, from 2008 (repeat).

Wednesday 10.40pm (BBC1) The Highs and Lows of a Kosher Marriage: Love, faith and me Can the strict Orthodox Jewish faith of Saul and Shoshi help them to overcome any hurdles they may face in their marriage? (5/5)

 

RADIO: Friday 11.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul Monika Plaha meets young Sikhs, in a school in the Midlands, who are reviving ancient musical traditions and decolonising their sacred song by bringing back the instruments used at the time of the Gurus.

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship Live from Rugby School, where the Young Chorister of the Year, Naomi Simon, is a member of the choir.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of this week’s service from St John’s College, Cambridge, sung by St John’s Voices, recorded on 23 February.

Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Aleem Maqbook leads a discussion on how fertility treatments are seen from different faith perspectives (3/7).

Wednesday 4pm (R3) Choral Evensong Live from St John the Baptist, Cirencester, sung by the Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge.

Browse Church and Charity jobs on the Church Times jobsite

Church Times Bookshop

Save money on books reviewed or featured in the Church Times. To get your reader discount:

> Click on the “Church Times Bookshop” link at the end of the review.

> Call 0845 017 6965 (Mon-Fri, 9.30am-5pm).

The reader discount is valid for two months after the review publication date. E&OE

Forthcoming Events

Green Church Awards

Awards Ceremony: 6 September 2024

Read more details about the awards

 

Festival of Preaching

15-17 September 2024

The festival moves to Cambridge along with a sparkling selection of expert speakers

tickets available

 

SAVE THE DATE

Festival of Faith and Literature

28 February - 2 March 2025

The festival programme is soon to be announced sign up to our newsletter to stay informed about all festival news.

Festival website

 

ViSIt our Events page for upcoming and past events 

The Church Times Archive

Read reports from issues stretching back to 1863, search for your parish or see if any of the clergy you know get a mention.

FREE for Church Times subscribers.

Explore the archive

Welcome to the Church Times

 

To explore the Church Times website fully, please sign in or subscribe.

Non-subscribers can read four articles for free each month. (You will need to register.)