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

Coming up in the week ahead on TV and on Radio

by
18 August 2023

iStock

HIGHLIGHT: Heart and Soul There are an estimated 300 practising Jewish personnel serving in the German Armed Forces, now with their own chief rabbi. Shelly Kupferberg talks to some of them.

Friday 11.30am, World Service

 

TELEVISION: Sunday 1.30pm (BBC2) Songs of Praise Aled Jones explores the faith in the valleys of South Wales.

Wednesday 1.45pm (BBC2) Mastermind Specialist subjects include John Wesley.

Thursday 9pm (Channel 4) London Bridge: Facing Terror The three passers-by who intervened in the terrorist attack on 29 November 2019 explain how their own histories shifted the way in which the media portrayed their actions.

 

RADIO: Saturday 12.05pm (World Service) The Famine at the Edge of the Ocean Raissa Ioussouf travels to the south of Madagascar to establish if the island is suffering “the world’s first climate-induced famine” as described by the UN.

Sunday 8.10am (Radio 4) Sunday Worship The Dean of Down, the Very Revd Henry Hull, reflects on the theme of welcome, from Down Cathedral.

3pm (Radio 3) Choral Evensong A repeat of this week’s live service from St Mary’s Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh, during the Edinburgh International Festival.

Monday 4.30pm (Radio 4) Beyond Belief The Revd Hilary Bond, of Wareham, in Dorset, relates her faith to her participation in climate-change protests (2/8).

Wednesday 4pm (Radio 3) Choral Evensong Live from Edington Priory Church during the Edington Festival of Music within the Liturgy.

7pm (Radio 3) BBC Proms The Academy of Ancient Music perform Handel’s oratorio Samson live.

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.)