Professor the Rt Revd Lord Harries is the Gresham College Professor of Divinity. He was the Bishop of Oxford from 1987 to 2006 and was previously the Dean of King’s College, London. Lord Harries has been a regular contributor to BBC Radio 4’s Thought for the Day and written numerous books, including Faith in Politics? and Questions of Life and Death
Books by Richard Harries
Interviews with Richard Harries
The best books on Christianity, recommended by Richard Harries
The former bishop of Oxford tells us about books that explore what it means to be a Christian – from St Augustine and medieval mysticism to grappling with Dostoyevsky and more modern dilemmas. He picks the best books on Christianity.
The best books on Faith in Politics, recommended by Richard Harries
Former Anglican Bishop and House of Lords crossbencher says that the moral vision we need to recover in politics has its roots in faith. He chooses five books to combat political cynicism