Francis Young

Dr Francis Young is a historian of religion and belief. He tweets at @DrFrancisYoung

It remains to be seen whether the UK’s Ratification of UNESCO’s Convention on Intangible Cultural Heritage will be valuable

“Animal guising” customs offer important insights into British festive culture

Ugly as it is, it could be used for something beautiful

Eastern European “native faith” movements in the UK

Confronting the mysteries of a sacred institution

The new Coronation liturgy underlines Charles III’s sacral kingship

Understanding the Coronation