Aiming to help journalists discover more about stories in the news, finding new angles, deepening understanding and conversing with those who make the news. The briefings are open to all and have proved particularly valuable for journalists and media professionals.
Briefings This Month
Tuesday October 5th zoom at 1400
Christopher Lamb will host the conversation “Synodality” – Pope Francis’ initiative to start a global discussion in every diocese on how the church should be governed, and to consider decision making by synods – clergy, bishops and lay people.
- Dr Phyllis Zagano, Senior Research Associate-in-Residence and Adjunct Professor of Religion at Hofstra University New York. Award-winning author and scholar specialising in Catholic women’s ministry past and present, especially the ancient tradition of women deacons
- Brenden Thompson, CEO at Catholic Voices
- Bishop John Arnold, Roman Catholic Bishop of Salford
- Dr Alana Harris, Director of Liberal Arts and Senior Lecturer in Modern British History Kings College London. Author of ‘Sink or Swim: Catholicism in Sixties Britain through John Ryan’s Cartoons’