Only The Lonely

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Duration: 35 minutes

Aled Jones explores how people are finding ways to cope with loneliness and introduces some heart-warming hymns.

Music Played

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  • Image for The Lord’s My Shepherd

    The Lord’s My Shepherd The choir of Beverley Minster

    23/10/11 The choir of Beverley Minster Tune: Crimond Music: Melody ascribed to Jessie S. Irvine (1836-1887) or David Grant (1833-1893) Words: Scottish Psalter 1650, based on Psalm 23 Beverly Minster Choir accompanied by Robert Poyser (organ), Tom Osborne (trumpet), Michael Woodhead (trumpet), Andrew Littlemore (horn), Robert Burtonshaw (trombone), Brian Kingsley (tuba), Mark Wagstaff (timps) and conducted by Gordon Stewart.

  • Image for The Rose

    The Rose Aled Jones

    Composer: McBroon/Elfed CD Title: Aled Jones Reason To Believe (Track 10) Originally from Songs of Praise: Port Sunlight 16/05/2010

  • Image for Love Divine

    Love Divine Combined choirs from West Yorkshire

    From Holmfirth 29/8/2010 Combined choirs from West Yorkshire conducted by Gordon Stewart, with Geoffrey Lockwood (organ) Composer: W. P. Rowlands (1860-1937) Tune: Blaenwern Arranger: Paul Leddington Wright Words: Charles Wesley (1707-88) From - SOP Hymnbook #305 p. 566/567 Oxford University Press, BBC Books 1997 ISBN 0 19 147325-1 this compilation © Oxford University Press 1997

  • Image for My Song Is Love Unknown

    My Song Is Love Unknown Congregation of St John the Baptist Church Knaresborough

    Knaresborough 11/07/2010 Organ and congregation of St John the Baptist Church Knaresborough Composer: John Ireland (1879-1962) Tune: Love Unknown Words: Samuel Crossman (1624-83 or 84) SOP Hymnbook #84 Pg162/3 Oxford University Press, BBC Books 1997 ISBN 0 19 147325-1 this compilation © Oxford University Press 1997

  • Image for We Cannot Measure How You Heal

    We Cannot Measure How You Heal St Mary's Congregation Glasgow

    Glasgow 8/8/2010 St Mary’s Congregation, with Rhona Pollard (Oboe) and Andrea Kuypers (Flute) Conductor: Rev. John Bell Tune: Ye Banks and Braes Music: John Bell Words: John Bell and Graham Maule Arranger: John Bell Taken From - CH4 718, Canterbury Press

  • Image for You’ll Never Walk Alone

    You’ll Never Walk Alone Tessera

    12th July 2009 Bristol

  • Image for My Jesus My Saviour

    My Jesus My Saviour Steve Thompson & Worship Band and the Congregation at St. Nic's Church Nottingham

    Nottingham 16/10/11 Steve Thompson & Worship Band and the Congregation at St. Nic’s Church, Nottingham Tune: Shout To The Lord Composer: Darlene Zschech Conductor: Paul Leddington Wright Copyright © Hillsong Publishing

  • Factsheet for Sunday 29th July

    Aled Jones explores how people are finding ways to cope with loneliness and introduces some heart-warming hymns.

  • INTERVIEWEES

    Simon Parke
    Simon Parke was a priest in the Church of England for 20 years and then worked for three years in a supermarket, where he stacked shelves. He has now been therapist and retreat giver for four years, and has written several books including “Shelf Life” about his supermarket experiences and “Solitude”.


    Helena Wilkinson
    Helena is the author of “Breaking Free from Loneliness” and “Beyond Singleness” and is currently based at a Christian Retreat Centre on the Gower Peninsula, South Wales.


    Sheila Furlong and The Archway Foundation
    Sheila Furlong is the director of the Archway Foundation which was established in Oxford in 1982 by Paul Hawgood to serve those hurt by loneliness. Archway helps relieve some of the distress caused by loneliness through a variety of supportive activities and by recruiting an essential team of volunteers.

  • LOCATIONS

    Aled’s pieces to camera recorded at Redhill Christian Centre.

Credits

Presenter
Aled Jones
Series Editor
David Taviner
Executive Producer
Tommy Nagra

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