Forgive Us Our Debts
The project examines personal, corporate, and public debt in the UK within a moral framework. (2019)
In the 30th episode of The Sacred, Elizabeth Oldfield talks to Ariane Sherine a journalist, comedy writer and creator of the Atheist Bus Campaign. 16/01/2019
Ariane Sherine is a comedy writer, journalist and in 2009 was creator of the Atheist Bus Campaign. She was written comedy for the BBC, Channel 4 and beyond, journalism for The Spectator, The Guardian, Telegraph and Sunday Times, and is the author of The Atheists Guide to Christmas and Talk Yourself Better: a Confused Person’s guide to Therapy, Self–help and Counselling. We spoke about a traumatic abortion experience, her struggles with mental health, what has changed since the bus campaign 10 years ago and why she now doesn’t mind that her daughter calls herself a Christian.
Elizabeth is Theos’ Director. She appears regularly in the media, including BBC One, Sky News, and the World Service, writing in The Financial Times and delivering Thought for the Day on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme.
Posted 16 January 2019
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This event will launch the report ‘Forgive Us Our Debts’ which examines personal, corporate and government debt in the UK within an ethical framework.Book Tickets
Elizabeth Oldfield discusses the importance of religious freedom and explains why it needs rescuing to commemorate Religious Freedom Day. 16/01/2019In Brief