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Ben Ryan in conversation with Archbishop Angaelos

Ben Ryan in conversation with Archbishop Angaelos

Ben Ryan discusses religious freedom with His Eminence Archbishop Angaelos of the Coptic Orthodox Church. 25/01/2019

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As part of our series on religious freedom, head of research Ben Ryan speaks to His Eminence Archbishop Angaelos, the first Coptic Orthodox Archbishop of London, about his advocacy work, the Coptic Church, and his hopes for the future of Christianity in the Middle East.

This interview forms part of our series on Religious Freedom. 

Learn more about His Eminence Archbishop Angaelos here.


You can also listen to the interview on our SoundCloud page.

Image of Ben Ryan and Archbishop Angaelos courtesy of Lizzie Stanley. 

Ben Ryan

Ben Ryan

Ben Ryan is Home Affairs Adviser at Church of England. He was Head of Research at Theos until late 2019. He is the editor of Fortress Britain? Ethical Approaches to Immigration Policy for a Post–Brexit Britain (JKP 2018) and the author of Theos reports on chaplaincy, the EU, the Catholic charity sector, mental health and ecumenism.

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Posted 25 January 2019

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