The Human Face Of God

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012003030920030315

Writer and theologian, Jane Williams, who is married to Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury, explores a central theme of Christian belief.

02The Earliest Images2003031620030322

Neil McGregor, Director of the British Museum, looks at our earliest images portraying Jesus and his story.

Our earliest images portraying Jesus and his story come from Roman times.

The Christians' God could now be seen.

Neil McGregor, the Director of the British Museum, is the second speaker in this series of talks for Lent.

03Better Off Without God2003032320030329

Forty years ago this month Bishop John Robinson's book Honest To God caused a public furore.

Ray Billington, the third speaker in this series of talks for Lent, proposes that religion is better off without God.

Forty years ago Bishop John Robinson's book, Honest To God, caused a public furore.

Ray Billington proposes that religion is better off without God.

04God With A Black Face2003033020030405

Bishop Joe Aldred, the fourth speaker in this series of talks for Lent, sees God with a black face.

05Random Chance And Divine Purpose2003040620030412

lie behind the evolution of the human face, argues John Polkinghorne, an ordained scientist and Templeton Prize for Progress in Religion winner.

06 LAST2003041320030419

Cardinal Cormac Murphy O'Connor, Roman Catholic Archbishop of Westminster, is the final speaker in this series of talks for Lent.