Briefing: Catholic Synod & Reform

This week’s online media briefing was on a two-year process that has the potential to reshape the power structures of the Catholic church, giving more prominent roles to women and making it more adept at responding to poverty and climate change.

Briefing: Universal Credit

With guests Gareth McNab, Christians Against Poverty; Paul Morrison, Joint Public Issues Team, Ed Davies, Centre for Social Justice; Anvar Sarygulov, Bright Blue; and Becca Stacey, Zacchaeus Trust

Briefing: Religion and Assisted Dying

Tim Wyatt hosts with guests Rabbi Jonathan Romain, founder of Inter-faith leaders for Dignity in Dying; Liz Slade, Chief Officer for the Unitarians; Sarah Foot, a doctor who writes for the Christian Medical Fellowship; and Dr Hina Shahid, Muslim Doctors Association

The State of Religious Education in Britain

With Richard Kueh, Ofsted’s subject lead for R.E.; Prof Denise Cush, Bath Spa University; Dr Kathryn Wright, CEO Culham St Gabriel; Exec NASACRE Paul Smalley & Claire Clinton