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Silence - Archbishop's Sunday Feature on BBC Radio 3

Sunday 22nd February 2009

Dr Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury, explores the realms of silence, its spiritual qualities and significance in human life.

In conversation with people of different backgrounds and experience, the Archbishop reveals the elusive state of silence, with its risks, fears and rewards. Featuring Evelyn Glennie, Sara Maitland, the Chief Rabbi, Sir Jonathan Sacks, and Zen Buddhist John Crook.

The programme was broadcast in the Sunday Feature slot on BBC Radio 3.  Listen to the programme here [40Mb, 43 mins]

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