New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
Reviews >

Week ahead

Week ahead

HIGHLIGHT: Revisiting the 14-Day Rule For more than 25 years it has been illegal in the UK to carry out research on human embryos beyond 14 days. Matthew Hill looks at the rule in the light of recent scientific developments.Tuesday 11am, Radio 4   TELEVISION:Sunday 4.30pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise A lo...

Week ahead

HIGHLIGHT: Good Morning Sunday Clare Balding’s guests include the former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Williams.

Fortnight ahead

Fortnight ahead

TV HIGHLIGHT: Call the Midwife The Sisters and staff of Nonnatus House respond to an SOS call from a mission hospital in South Africa (photo).Christmas Day 8pm, BBC1   RADIO HIGHLIGHT: Christmas Service: Surprised by an Angel A service from Durham Ca­thed­ral in which Canon Angela Tilby considers th...

Week ahead

HIGHLIGHT: The Essay: Ideas of Christmas Five presenters, in­­cluding the theologian Robert Beckford, explore the signific­ance of the nativity story (1-5/5).Monday to Friday 10.45pm, Radio 3   TELEVISION:Sunday 4.40pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise David Grant takes part in a candlelit procession in Dunste...

Week ahead

HIGHLIGHT: Muslims Like Us Ten participants who represent the Muslim faith take up residence in a house together to explore their beliefs (1-2/2).

Monday and Tuesday 9pm, BBC2

Week ahead

HIGHLIGHT: Storyville: Forever Pure — Football and Racism in Jerusalem A look at what happened when Israel’s most popular football team signed up two Muslim players. Sunday 10pm, BBC4   TELEVISION: Sunday 10am (BBC1) Fern Britton Meets . . . The presenter talks to the former boxer N...

Week ahead

HIGHLIGHT: We Need to Talk about Death Joan Bakewell and guests confront some of the questions we fear most (1/4).Wednesday 8pm, Radio 4     TELEVISION: Sunday 10am (BBC1) Fern Britton Meets. . . The presenter talks to the host of Pointless, Alexander Armstrong, about his religious beliefs (1/4).5.2...

Week ahead

HIGHLIGHT: Life and Death the Pentecostal Way A documentary that follows the congregation at a Pentecostal church — Britain’s fastest-growing Christian denomination.

Sunday 9pm, BBC2


Week ahead

HIGHLIGHT: Remembrance Sunday: The Cenotaph Coverage of the ceremony live from Whitehall. Sunday 10.20am, BBC1; 10.30am, Radio 4 FM


Week ahead

HIGHLIGHT: Thinking Allowed: Evangelicals in London Laurie Taylor looks at the lives of members of an Evangelical Anglican church in the City.   Wednesday 4pm, Radio 4   TELEVISION: Sunday 4.55pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise: Gospel Choir of the Year David Grant presents the final stage of the c...

Week ahead

HIGHLIGHT: The Song House Ken Hyder visits the Isle of Lewis

Most popular
Deans defend cathedrals’ independence

Deans defend cathedrals’ independence

THE financial troubles at Peter­borough Cathedral should...


New archdeacon THE next Archdeacon of Wells, in Bath...

Resignations and retirements

Archdeacon retires THE Ven. Martin Webster, Archdeacon...

Letters to the Editor

The sectarian spirit and the memorialising of Reformation-era...

2nd Sunday of Epiphany

Isaiah 49.1-7; Psalm 40.1-12; 1 Corinthians 1.1-9;...

Job of the week

Online Vicar

London and Home Counties

SOUL SEARCH ONLINE VICAR 20 hours a week working from home, pay is £20,000 Are you passionate about evangelism? Does digital media excite you as a means to connect with people to share the goo...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Extending a ministry of welcome

Extending a ministry of welcome

One of London’s hidden treasures is about to be opened to the public. Leigh Hatts reports  Subscribe to read more

Top comment

The local and the global cannot be separated

The PM’s criticism of ‘global citizens’ does not provide an excuse to neglect people beyond our borders, argues Rowan Williams  Read More

Thu 19 Jan 17 @ 15:51
Pray for Trump, but protest, too, says @PB_Curry #Inauguration

Thu 19 Jan 17 @ 14:28
It’s about service, not tourism Rebecca Paveley examines options for overseas mission trips