Thursday, 16 September 2010

Today programme on Pope's agenda

Robert Pigott reports on the Pope's agenda, including interviews with theologian Tina Beattie, the 'Big Society' thinker Philip Blond, and CV coordinator Austen Ivereigh, who says that the closure of the Catholic adoption agenciesin 2008 showed the bishops they now had to argue for the presence of faith in the public square. Listen here.

It was followed by a discussion between Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, Mona Siddiqui and A C Grayling. Listen here.