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The Sunday Debate


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The Roman Catholic Church: 3
On balance, is the Roman Catholic Church a force for good in society? Presented by Robin Day
Tonight, the debate is assessed by Lord Devlin, former Judge and Lord of Appeal, and Mary Warnock , Research Fellow in Philosophy at Lady Margaret Hall Oxford. Has the Catholic Church been misunderstood and misrepresented in England? Or do its critics have a powerful case? His Eminence Cardinal John Heenan and Mrs Eleanor Barnes defend the Catholic record
Professor Bernard Williams and Mrs Madeleine Simms conclude their case against the Church


Presented By: Robin Day
Unknown: Mary Warnock
Unknown: Lady Margaret Hall Oxford.
Unknown: John Heenan
Unknown: Mrs Eleanor Barnes
Unknown: Professor Bernard Williams
Unknown: Mrs Madeleine Simms
Producer: David Kennard

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