Middle East Analysis

Jihadism: Plague of the MENA region in the 21st Century?

Today's Middle East Analysis departs from its usual close examination of the key events playing out in the region and looks at Jihad. A number of countries in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region are undeniably at war. Over the summer months the headlines were dominated by the rise of Islamic State (formerly known as ISIS or ISIL) in Syria and Iraq. Its use of social media, the presence of significant numbers of radicalised westerner militants and the gruesome, violent beheading of two US journalists has brought today's topic into sharp focus.

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Podcast

WW1 Podcast

In this 'Catholic News' podcast Catholic Bishop of the Forces, the Rt Rev Richard Moth, talks to us about military chaplaincy - then and now - and how we can...Read more

Middle East Analysis

July 2014

Today's Middle East Analysis examines the devastating humanitarian disasters currently playing out in Gaza and Mosul. Looking to Gaza, at the point of writin...Read more

Podcast

Sea Sunday 2014

Sea Sunday falls on 13 July and gives us the opportunity to remember and pray for seafarers, their families and all who support them. We welcome John Green f...Read more

interreligious

In Their Own Words - The world's nine major religions

'In Their Own Words' is a podcast series where followers of the world's nine major religions talk about their faith. Each person talks about their religion in their own words, from their own perspective. Read more