News Media

2014 to 2016

March 2016Health Care’s Undiscovered Assets (Chaplains)Huffington PostRead article
February 2016The most common regrets of the dying, according to a palliative care nurse.The Independent.[read]
February 2016Death, the Prosperity Gospel and Me.New York Times.[read]
October 2015Is the UK really the best place in the world to die?The Conversation.comRead article
October 2015UK end-of-life care 'best in world'BBC NewsRead article
October 2015Recent speeches delivered by the Rt Revd James Newcome, Bishop of Carlisle, in the house of LordsTranscriptRead article
September 2015Laws banning legal highs could stop cathedrals using incenseChronicle Live Read article
September 2015Religion rarely part of ICU conversationReuters Read article
August 2015A Point of View: Does atheism have to be anti-religious?BBC NewsRead article
August 2015How relevant is spirituality to patient-centred care?The Nursing TimesRead article
August 2015At a Christian funeral all are equal before God – even Cilla BlackThe GuardianRead article
July 2015Parliamentary replies to the Bishop of Bristol about the future of hospital chaplaincy and palliative care.TranscriptRead article
July 2015Safeguarding, the C of E and deposition from ordersLaw and Religion UK.comRead article
May 2015Day in the life of… As hospital chaplains we support staff as well as patients.The GuardianRead article
March 2015A Very Modern Ministry: Chaplaincy in the UK.Theos / BBC[download]
March 2015A Very Modern Ministry: Chaplaincy in the UK.Theos[download]
January 2015Rowan Williams: I’m preparing for my final yearsThe TelegraphRead article
December 2014Non-believers push for legal recognition of humanist weddingsThe GuardianRead article
December 2014Christmas traditions dying out because we are too busyThe TelegraphRead article
December 2014Millions to feel isolated over Christmas with 400,000 pensioners dreading being aloneThe IndependentRead article
December 2014Doctors can ignore 'deeply-held views' of two Jehovah's Witnesses to treat their burns victim sonThe TelegraphRead article
November 2014New WHO safe and dignified burial protocol - key to reducing Ebola transmissionWHO Media CentreRead article
November 2014Let us give thanks, Black Friday has nothing to do with religionThe GuardianRead article
November 2014Our secular salvation myth distances us from realityThe GuardianRead article
November 2014Does religion really cause war – and do atheists have something to answer for?Huffington PostRead article
November 2014Christians and mental health: 'This has nothing to with whether I believe in Jesus'The GuardianRead article
November 2014The gods of harsh thingsThe GuardianRead article
October 2014Science says lasting relationships come down to two basic traits.Business InsiderRead article
October 2014Noel Richards: The 90s worship songs I don't think we should bring back.Christian TodayRead article
October 2014Uncertain future for Unite hero: Unite’s hero Buddhist monk faces ‘legal limbo’ in BurmaUnite Live Read article
October 2014Notes From a Party ConferenceChristians in politicsRead article
October 2014The new healthcare: spiritual counseling to keep hospital bills lowerThe GuardianRead article
July 2014Carey: I've changed my mind on right to die: On eve of Lords debate, ex-Archbishop dramatically backs assisted death law.The Daily MailRead article
July 2014Why Lord Carey is so desperately wrong about legalising assisted suicide.
Christian Medical Comment.
Private blogRead article
July 2014Lord Carey is wrong (and not for the first time). Thurible.net BlogThurible.netRead article
July 201429 ways to take control of your social media.The GuardianRead article
June 2014Nine reasons people aren’t singing in worshipNC BaptistRead article
June 2014Major consultation launched on Britain’s religious makeupThe TabletRead article
June 2014Centenarians 'outliving diseases of old age'BBC NewsRead article
May 2014Most doctors who were terminally ill would avoid aggressive treatments such as chemotherapy – despite recommending it to their patientsThe Daily MailRead article
May 2014A Point of View: Is it better to be religious than spiritual?BBC NewsRead article
May 2014Swiss group to allow assisted dying for elderly who are not terminally illThe GuardianRead article
May 2014Radio 4 Thought for the Day, 19 May 2014, Clifford LongleyBBC Radio 4Read article
February 2014Palliative sedation for existential suffering?Handzo Consulting.comRead article
February 2014I conduct weddings on trains. A day in the life of one of Britain's 22 railway chaplainsThe TelegraphRead article
February 2014An Amazing Village Designed Just For People With Dementia.Gizmod.comRead article
January 2014DIY funerals: from Coronation Street to Co DownThe Irish TimesRead article
January 2014Unexpected results from an unexpected resolutionHuffington PostRead article
January 2014Common emotions and themes of nightmares and bad dreams revealed in studyHuffington PostRead article
January 2014Coffee mornings set up for recently bereaved residents in RomfordThe EnquirerRead article
January 2014Hospice nurses give a special gift at ChristmasWeston MercuryRead article
January 2014Church congregations – readers’ stories: why it’s still important to be a ChristianThe GuardianRead article
January 2014Religion forms a buffer against workplace stressThe TelegraphRead article