The Lords Spiritual

The Church of England has 26 bishops in the House of Lords.

Britain is unique in Western democracies in having a quota of seats in the legislature reserved for a specific religion.

But should religion have any place in Parliament?

Presented by Andrew Brown

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The Church of England has 26 bishops in the House of Lords.

Britain is unique in Western democracies in having a quota of seats in the legislature reserved for a specific religion.

But should religion have any place in Parliament?

Presented by Andrew Brown