Can Historic Global Churches Maintain Central Authority or Must They Devolve?

  • RUSI, 61 Whitehall, London SW1A 2ET
  • Wednesday 26 February 2014, 5.30pm-7pm

How sustainable are the historic Catholic and Anglican churches in their present form? Is it possible for them to maintain unity and central authority based in the West now that more Christians live in the global south and Asia and more devolved forms of religion are flourishing?

These debates are organised by Charles Clarke (former Education Secretary and Home Secretary in the last Labour Government) and Linda Woodhead (Professor of Sociology and Religion at Lancaster University) and they are open to all. Click for further details about this debate