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Do we need a final farewell?

Do we need a final farewell?

Dr Madeleine Pennington speaks on attitudes to death and dying on BBC Radio 4’s Moral Maze 19/06/2024

Do you care what happens to your body after your death? Head of research, Madeleine Pennington, featured as a witness on BBC Radio 4’s Moral Maze discussing theological perspectives on funerals, mourning, and Theos’ research.

In case you missed it, listen to ‘Do we need a final farewell?’ here.

 

Madeleine Pennington

Madeleine Pennington

Madeleine is Head of Research at Theos. She holds a doctorate in theology from the University of Oxford, and previously worked as a research scholar at a retreat and education centre in Philadelphia. She is the author of ‘The Christian Quaker: George Keith and the Keithian Controversy’ (Brill: 2019), ‘Quakers, Christ and the Enlightenment’ (OUP, 2021), ‘The Church and Social Cohesion: Connecting Communities and Serving People’ (Theos, 2020), and ‘Cohesive Societies: Faith and Belief’ (British Academy, 2020). Outside of Theos, she sits on the Quaker Committee for Christian and Interfaith Relations.

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Posted 20 June 2024

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