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2016 Templeton Prize recipient Lord Jonathan Sacks on the crisis of Western civilization

The Templeton Prize is an award of £1,100,000 sterling, established in 1972 by the late Sir John Templeton, to honor a living person — an “entrepreneur of the spirit” — who has made an exceptional contribution to expanding our vision of human purpose and ultimate reality, whether through insight, discovery, or practical works. 2,683 more words

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Templeton prize

this morning (sunday 6th), 7.47-7.54am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) concludes with …

“Lord Jonathan Sacks, the former Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth, has been awarded the 2016 Templeton Prize.

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Templeton Prize

yesterday evening (wednesday 2nd), 9.40-9.44pm, on bbc world service radio, and 10.40-10.45pm, on bbc radio 4
newshour (presented by tim franks) and the world tonight (presented by ritula shah) include … 75 more words