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Inside: The Muslim Brotherhood
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Inside: The Muslim Brotherhood

National Geographic June 26, 2011
This documentary tells us who the Muslim Brotherhood is, where they come from, what they want, how they are different from the other Muslim groups in Iraq and Afghanistan and ...

This documentary tells us who the Muslim Brotherhood is, where they come from, what they want, how they are different from the other Muslim groups in Iraq and Afghanistan and where they're going.

Blood For The Gods
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Blood For The Gods

Episode 2 Discovery Channel November 11, 2010
For many cultures, human sacrifice was used to calm an angry, irrational and bloodthirsty god, such as the terrifying Viking blood rite, 'The Bloody Eagle'.

For many cultures, human sacrifice was used to calm an angry, irrational and bloodthirsty god, such as the terrifying Viking blood rite, 'The Bloody Eagle'.

Rebel Pope
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Rebel Pope

National Geographic March 27, 2016
This is the definitive account of Pope Francis' rise to power. From his humble beginnings to his radical views that rocked the Vatican, Pope Francis' incredible backstory has ...

This is the definitive account of Pope Francis' rise to power. From his humble beginnings to his radical views that rocked the Vatican, Pope Francis' incredible backstory has never been told in full - until now.

Blood For The Gods: Blood And Power
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Blood For The Gods: Blood And Power

Discovery Channel November 18, 2010
Human sacrifice in some cases is all about power. Learn the price of power in grisly practices, ranging from Egyptian pharaohs to Chinese rituals.

Human sacrifice in some cases is all about power. Learn the price of power in grisly practices, ranging from Egyptian pharaohs to Chinese rituals.

Blood For The Gods
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Blood For The Gods

Episode 1 Discovery Channel November 7, 2010
To some ancient peoples, sex and death went hand in hand as part of fertility sacrifices. But did the Aztecs really cut out the hearts of thousands of victims in these rites?

To some ancient peoples, sex and death went hand in hand as part of fertility sacrifices. But did the Aztecs really cut out the hearts of thousands of victims in these rites?

I Escaped A Cult
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I Escaped A Cult

National Geographic August 16, 2012
Mind control. Deception. Fear. Intimidation. Survivors recount the destructive experience of life in two very dangerous quasi-religious cults.

Mind control. Deception. Fear. Intimidation. Survivors recount the destructive experience of life in two very dangerous quasi-religious cults.

Prophet's Prey
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Prophet's Prey

SBS January 30, 2016
Like any good religious tale, it boils down to sex, greed, and the preservation of wealth. From critically acclaimed, Emmy Award-winning and Oscar nominated documentary ...

Like any good religious tale, it boils down to sex, greed, and the preservation of wealth. From critically acclaimed, Emmy Award-winning and Oscar nominated documentary filmmaker Amy Berg (Deliver Us From Evil), Prophet's Prey examines Fundamentalist Church leader Warren Jeffs' life to show how he seized control of people's lives, at the head of an organisation worth hundreds of millions of dollars.

Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters
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Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters Demons And Spirits

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel August 13, 2012
In this series Tony Robinson delves back through 2000 years of history to investigate the beliefs of Britain's ancestors. From the brutal human sacrifices of Iron Age Britain, ...

In this series Tony Robinson delves back through 2000 years of history to investigate the beliefs of Britain's ancestors. From the brutal human sacrifices of Iron Age Britain, through the stomach-churning supernatural medicine of the middle ages, to the horrifying witch-hunts and exorcisms of the 16th and 17th centuries (and beyond), Tony's remarkable journey takes him to some of the darkest moments in the country's past.

Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters
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Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters Disease

Season 1 Episode 3 The History Channel August 20, 2012
In this episode, Tony Robinson takes a bath in blood, performs stone-age brain surgery, and detonates a perfume bomb in his quest to understand the paranormal forces which ...

In this episode, Tony Robinson takes a bath in blood, performs stone-age brain surgery, and detonates a perfume bomb in his quest to understand the paranormal forces which their ancestors believed made them ill and the magical medicines they used as cures.

Kumare
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Kumare

ABC2 July 8, 2012
Kumare presents himself as an enlightened guru from the East who builds a following of disciples in the West. But Kumare is not a real guru. He is American filmmaker, Vikram ...

Kumare presents himself as an enlightened guru from the East who builds a following of disciples in the West. But Kumare is not a real guru. He is American filmmaker, Vikram Gandhi, who has transformed himself into guru Kumare, acting as the centrepiece of a social experiment designed to explore and test one of the world's most sacred taboos. Broadcast as part of ABC's Sunday Best.

Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters
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Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters Witches

Season 1 Episode 4 The History Channel August 27, 2012
In this episode, Tony Robinson re-creates the evil spells and dark rituals of medieval witchcraft and learns how to identify, arrest, and torture a witch in his quest to ...

In this episode, Tony Robinson re-creates the evil spells and dark rituals of medieval witchcraft and learns how to identify, arrest, and torture a witch in his quest to discover why, in the 16th and 17th centuries, their ancestors were so terrified of black magic they executed more than 40,000 supposed witches.

A Jihad For Love
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A Jihad For Love

SBS May 17, 2011
In Parvez Sharma's six-time award winning film, A Jihad for Love, Sharma is a Muslim gay filmmaker who has spent over five and a half years uncovering the personal stories of ...

In Parvez Sharma's six-time award winning film, A Jihad for Love, Sharma is a Muslim gay filmmaker who has spent over five and a half years uncovering the personal stories of gay and lesbian Muslims from around the world. Filmed in twelve countries and in nine languages, A Jihad for Love is a raw and powerful account of the conflict between their religion, and their sexuality.

Witness To Waco
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Witness To Waco

CI February 22, 2012
An in-depth look into the Branch Davidians, the religious cult, led by David Koresh in the late 1980s and early 1990s, that ultimately met with a tragic, fiery end. The ...

An in-depth look into the Branch Davidians, the religious cult, led by David Koresh in the late 1980s and early 1990s, that ultimately met with a tragic, fiery end. The revealing documentary features candid interviews with survivors of the tragedy and rarely seen footage of David Koresh and other members of the group inside the compound throughout the siege of the property.

The Jesus Code
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The Jesus Code The Bones of Saint Peter

Season 2 Episode 5 The History Channel January 5, 2018
An epic series that deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death. In this program, we discover fascinating new insights ...

An epic series that deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death. In this program, we discover fascinating new insights into the historical Jesus, utilising the latest state-of-the-art scientific techniques and archaeological research. We investigate the value and authenticity of objects which could shed new light on Jesus, while being guided by breathtaking dramatic reconstruction and a first-class panel of on-screen contributors. We hear from representatives of the world's best universities including Yale, Harvard, Princeton and Oxford, as they provide historical and theological insight, while the likes of Father James Martin SJ, the Reverend Paul Raushenbush, and Erwin MacManus help bring our characters and their emotional journeys to life for our audience.

Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters
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Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters The Undead

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel August 6, 2012
Officially Britons have been Christian for more than 1500 years. But scratch the surface and you'll find their ancestors believed in far more than Christ and the cross. From ...

Officially Britons have been Christian for more than 1500 years. But scratch the surface and you'll find their ancestors believed in far more than Christ and the cross. From kings to commoners, they believed gods, witches, sprites, demons, and evil spirits were all indisputably real - and could intervene in their daily lives with devastating results. This is a relatively unexplored aspect of the past yet it's crucial to our understanding of life in previous centuries.

Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters
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Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters Gods

Season 1 Episode 5 The History Channel September 3, 2012
In this episode, Tony Robinson confronts the terrifying Viking Beserkers, re-creates the flaming horror of the Wickerman, re-enacts a brutal ritual human sacrifice, and ...

In this episode, Tony Robinson confronts the terrifying Viking Beserkers, re-creates the flaming horror of the Wickerman, re-enacts a brutal ritual human sacrifice, and witnesses the extraordinary self-mutilation demanded by the Roman Goddess Cybele - all in his quest to understand how Britons' ancestors worshipped and what they believed their Gods wanted of them.

Jesus Camp
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Jesus Camp

ABC2 October 9, 2011
A growing number of evangelical Christians believe there is a revival underway in America that requires Christian youth to assume leadership roles in advocating the causes of ...

A growing number of evangelical Christians believe there is a revival underway in America that requires Christian youth to assume leadership roles in advocating the causes of their religious movement. Jesus Camp, directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady (The Boys of Baraka), follows Levi, Rachael and Tory to Pastor Becky Fischer's 'Kids on Fire' summer camp in Devil's Lake, North Dakota, where kids as young as 6 years old are taught to become dedicated Christian soldiers in 'God's army'. Broadcast as part of ABC's Sunday Best.

Religulous
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Religulous

ABC2 January 22, 2012
In this new documentary from director Larry Charles (Borat, Seinfeld), comedian and TV host Bill Maher (Real Time with Bill Maher, Politically Incorrect) takes a pilgrimage ...

In this new documentary from director Larry Charles (Borat, Seinfeld), comedian and TV host Bill Maher (Real Time with Bill Maher, Politically Incorrect) takes a pilgrimage across the globe on a mind-opening journey into the ultimate taboo: questioning religion. Broadcast as part of ABC's Sunday Best.

Brainwashed By Westboro Baptist Church
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Brainwashed By Westboro Baptist Church

SBS VICELAND July 2, 2017
The Westboro Baptist Church is notorious for upsetting people across the political spectrum. The most common way to become a member is to be born into it, a rite of passage ...

The Westboro Baptist Church is notorious for upsetting people across the political spectrum. The most common way to become a member is to be born into it, a rite of passage that resembles a cult rather than a church.

The Jesus Code
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The Jesus Code The Pilate Stone

Season 2 Episode 1 The History Channel December 3, 2017
This epic series returns with six brand-new episodes, deciphering the life of Jesus of Nazareth through extraordinary artefacts and places associated with his birth, life and ...

This epic series returns with six brand-new episodes, deciphering the life of Jesus of Nazareth through extraordinary artefacts and places associated with his birth, life and death. Utilising the latest state-of-the-art scientific techniques and archaeological research, these artefacts and locations are examined and discussed by representatives of the world's leading universities, including Harvard, Oxford and Brown, while the likes of Father James Martin SJ, Erwin McManus and Bishop Minerva Carcano help bring our characters and their emotional journeys to life from a faith perspective. A 2000-year-old house is found under modern Nazareth; could this be the childhood home of Jesus? And what of the tomb of King Herod? The monumental fortress of Herodium was unearthed in 2007, but does it really belong to him? Further episodes explore the lives of St Peter, Jesus' lead disciple and the man believed by millions to have been the first pope, and Pontius Pilate, a Roman governor.

Speaking In Tongues
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Speaking In Tongues

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS October 2, 2010
This is a 12-part series and this time around John Safran teams up with his maverick match in wit and weird wisdom, Father Bob Maguire. Father Bob and John continue their ...

This is a 12-part series and this time around John Safran teams up with his maverick match in wit and weird wisdom, Father Bob Maguire. Father Bob and John continue their oddest of the odd couple television relationship in a current affairs-cum-chat show with a spiritual twist.

Speaking In Tongues
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Speaking In Tongues

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS October 9, 2010
John Safran teams up with his maverick match in wit and weird wisdom, Father Bob Maguire. Father Bob and John continue their oddest of the odd couple television relationship ...

John Safran teams up with his maverick match in wit and weird wisdom, Father Bob Maguire. Father Bob and John continue their oddest of the odd couple television relationship in a current affairs-cum-chat show with a spiritual twist.

John Safran vs God
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John Safran vs God Socceroo Voodoo/Magic Undies/Bible Code Heil Herbie

Season 1 Episode 7 SBS2 September 30, 2013
John travels to Mozambique to lift the thirty-year curse on the Australian soccer team... but will he succeed? In Salt Lake City, John uncovers the secrets of Mormon magic ...

John travels to Mozambique to lift the thirty-year curse on the Australian soccer team... but will he succeed? In Salt Lake City, John uncovers the secrets of Mormon magic underpants before heading to Sydney to meet an expert mathematician to ask if the Bible predicted the events of September 11.

John Safran vs God
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John Safran vs God Bob Larson

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS2 September 30, 2013
This series is an eight-part visual encyclopaedia of faith around the globe - a rummage through the mosques, temples, churches and chicken coops of the religious world. In ...

This series is an eight-part visual encyclopaedia of faith around the globe - a rummage through the mosques, temples, churches and chicken coops of the religious world. In this controversial final episode John faces his demons, undergoing an exorcism by preacher Bob Larson.

John Safran vs God
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John Safran vs God Catholic Guilt/Door to Door Darwinism/Hinduism

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS2 September 16, 2013
In this episode John journeys to Sicily to meet with a priest, Father Pino, to whom John has something to confess... Back in Salt Lake City, John exacts his revenge on Mormon ...

In this episode John journeys to Sicily to meet with a priest, Father Pino, to whom John has something to confess... Back in Salt Lake City, John exacts his revenge on Mormon door-knockers and then flies to India in search of a spiritual guru.

John Safran vs God
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John Safran vs God Harlem Gospel Choir/Middle East Peace/Viking/Malawi Vampires

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS2 September 23, 2013
In this episode John auditions for the world-famous Harlem Gospel Choir, will his rendition of "Amazing Grace" make the grade? John then tries to broker a peace deal between ...

In this episode John auditions for the world-famous Harlem Gospel Choir, will his rendition of "Amazing Grace" make the grade? John then tries to broker a peace deal between prominent Australian Palestinian and Israeli activists using an unlikely Australian celebrity.

John Safran vs God
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John Safran vs God Landrights/Buddhism/Freemasons

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 August 26, 2013
In this episode, John brokers a land rights claim with Australian Aborigines, "becomes nothingness" at a Zen Buddhist monastery and explores the ties between the Freemasons ...

In this episode, John brokers a land rights claim with Australian Aborigines, "becomes nothingness" at a Zen Buddhist monastery and explores the ties between the Freemasons and Satanism.

John Safran vs God
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John Safran vs God Xtreme Mormons/Voodooism/Gods and Guns

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 September 9, 2013
In this episode John learns about the blossoming niche cinema market of Mormon films and travels to Mormon heartland - Salt Lake City, Utah - to get a piece of the action.

In this episode John learns about the blossoming niche cinema market of Mormon films and travels to Mormon heartland - Salt Lake City, Utah - to get a piece of the action.

Speaking In Tongues
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Speaking In Tongues

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS July 31, 2010
Another reincarnation of the infinitely variable John Safran. This time around Safran teams up with his maverick match in wit and weird wisdom, Father Bob Maguire in a ...

Another reincarnation of the infinitely variable John Safran. This time around Safran teams up with his maverick match in wit and weird wisdom, Father Bob Maguire in a current affairs-cum-chat show with a spiritual twist.

The Eternity Man
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The Eternity Man

ABC September 5, 2010
The Eternity Man is a film opera about Arthur Stace, a reformed petty criminal, World War I veteran and recovering alcoholic, who haunted Sydney's seedy bars and brothels ...

The Eternity Man is a film opera about Arthur Stace, a reformed petty criminal, World War I veteran and recovering alcoholic, who haunted Sydney's seedy bars and brothels until a revelation one night in a soup kitchen chapel. Stace then spent nearly 40 years chalking a timeless message on the city's streets: the single word - Eternity.

Judith Lucy's Spiritual Journey
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Judith Lucy's Spiritual Journey Genesis

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC July 27, 2011
Australian comedian Judith Lucy grew up so heavily Catholic that she wanted to become a nun. By the time she left school, she was a committed atheist. Now she's convinced ...

Australian comedian Judith Lucy grew up so heavily Catholic that she wanted to become a nun. By the time she left school, she was a committed atheist. Now she's convinced there must be something in between those two extremes... she just doesn't have a clue what it is. Join her on her quest to discover something to believe in.

Speaking In Tongues
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Speaking In Tongues

Season 1 Episode 7 SBS October 16, 2010
This is a 12-part series and this time around John Safran teams up with his maverick match in wit and weird wisdom, Father Bob Maguire. Father Bob and John continue their ...

This is a 12-part series and this time around John Safran teams up with his maverick match in wit and weird wisdom, Father Bob Maguire. Father Bob and John continue their oddest of the odd couple television relationship in a current affairs-cum-chat show with a spiritual twist.

Judith Lucy's Spiritual Journey
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Judith Lucy's Spiritual Journey Revelation

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC August 31, 2011
With her interest in Buddhism piqued, and her love of yoga firmly entrenched, Judith travels to India to immerse herself in the birthplace of both of those things. She ...

With her interest in Buddhism piqued, and her love of yoga firmly entrenched, Judith travels to India to immerse herself in the birthplace of both of those things. She discovers that religion and spirituality in India are like the Kardashian family in the West - you just can't avoid them.

John Safran vs God
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John Safran vs God KKK/Catholocism/Palestinians

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS2 September 2, 2013
In this episode John travels to Orange County, California to meet with the Grand Dragon of the KKK and puts forward a convincing case. Back in Melbourne, local Catholic ...

In this episode John travels to Orange County, California to meet with the Grand Dragon of the KKK and puts forward a convincing case. Back in Melbourne, local Catholic priest Bob Maguire introduces John to the principles of Catholicism, Father Bob style.

Speaking In Tongues
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Speaking In Tongues

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS August 14, 2010
Father Bob and John continue their oddest of the odd couple television relationship in a current affairs-cum-chat show with a spiritual twist.

Father Bob and John continue their oddest of the odd couple television relationship in a current affairs-cum-chat show with a spiritual twist.

Judith Lucy's Spiritual Journey
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Judith Lucy's Spiritual Journey Nothing

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC August 3, 2011
As a young theatre arts student in 1980s Perth, Judith's faith is diminishing rapidly. Dropping out of uni, she moves to Melbourne, becomes a stand up comedian, abandons the ...

As a young theatre arts student in 1980s Perth, Judith's faith is diminishing rapidly. Dropping out of uni, she moves to Melbourne, becomes a stand up comedian, abandons the church and finds a new religion - booze!

Welcome to the Mosque
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Welcome to the Mosque

ABC2 Kids September 14, 2016
With unprecedented access, this documentary gets inside one of Europe's biggest Muslim communities, giving a unique insight into the people who make up its congregation.

With unprecedented access, this documentary gets inside one of Europe's biggest Muslim communities, giving a unique insight into the people who make up its congregation.

Jesus: Rise To Power
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Jesus: Rise To Power Martyrs

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS April 12, 2015
Rome's attempt to stamp out Christianity ends up inspiring it as the cult of martyrdom, with death considered a 'baptism of blood', becomes a heroic victory over their ...

Rome's attempt to stamp out Christianity ends up inspiring it as the cult of martyrdom, with death considered a 'baptism of blood', becomes a heroic victory over their oppressors.

Escape From The Secret Sect
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Escape From The Secret Sect

ABC2 February 17, 2016
There's an invisible community living in the UK. Clandestine and elusive, the Exclusive Brethren are one of Britain's most secret sects.

There's an invisible community living in the UK. Clandestine and elusive, the Exclusive Brethren are one of Britain's most secret sects.

Living With The Amish
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Living With The Amish

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 17, 2012
The British teenagers turn their hand to farming with some of the hardest working Amish around, and learn about New Order Amish courtship rules, where dating couples can't ...

The British teenagers turn their hand to farming with some of the hardest working Amish around, and learn about New Order Amish courtship rules, where dating couples can't even hold hands before they're married.

Jesus: Rise To Power
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Jesus: Rise To Power Christians

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS April 19, 2015
At the end of his research into the rise of Christianity, Dr Scott looks at how the religious and political force of Christianity became permanently woven into the fabric of ...

At the end of his research into the rise of Christianity, Dr Scott looks at how the religious and political force of Christianity became permanently woven into the fabric of the Roman Empire.

The Qur'an
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The Qur'an

Episode 1 ABC2 August 28, 2010
The Qur'an has become the most ideologically influential text in the world. Muslims believe it to be the word of God, as first revealed to the Prophet Muhammad in a cave in ...

The Qur'an has become the most ideologically influential text in the world. Muslims believe it to be the word of God, as first revealed to the Prophet Muhammad in a cave in the Arabian Desert, nearly fifteen hundred years ago. Today Islam is a religion of vast dimensions. Well over a billion people from the Americas to China, from India to the southern tip of Africa, are Muslim. Yet within this single universe of belief, there are profound differences. But if Islam is rooted in the Qur'an, and the Qur'an is the ultimate and changeless message of God, how are these differences possible?

Sex and the West
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Sex and the West From Pleasure to Sin

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS August 16, 2015
In the first of a new three-part series, the eminent theological historian Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch explores how Christianity has shaped western attitudes to sex, gender ...

In the first of a new three-part series, the eminent theological historian Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch explores how Christianity has shaped western attitudes to sex, gender and sexuality throughout history. Travelling from Israel to Greece, Italy and Ireland, he begins by showing how the early Christians transformed sex from a biological necessity into a vice, from a pleasure into a sin.

John Safran vs God
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John Safran vs God Rove/Peyote Way/Ch9 Scientology

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 August 19, 2013
This program is an eight-part visual encyclopedia of faith around globe - a rummage through the mosques, temples, churches and chicken coops of the religious world. How ...

This program is an eight-part visual encyclopedia of faith around globe - a rummage through the mosques, temples, churches and chicken coops of the religious world. How difficult is it to get a fatwa placed on someone? John travels to the UK Shariah court to find out.

Iran And The West
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Iran And The West The Man Who Changed The World

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS May 14, 2010
Iran vs Carter. Iran vs Reagan. Iran vs Bush. Iran vs Obama? Part of the "Axis of Evil", a rising nuclear threat? The two-part documentary series, Iran and the West explores ...

Iran vs Carter. Iran vs Reagan. Iran vs Bush. Iran vs Obama? Part of the "Axis of Evil", a rising nuclear threat? The two-part documentary series, Iran and the West explores the tense relationship between Iran and the West, through the words of the inside players. How did Iran manage to seize the US embassy and bring down the Jimmy Carter presidency? What role has Iran played in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and what are their nuclear intentions?

Iran And The West
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Iran And The West Pariah State

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS May 21, 2010
This series explores the tense relationship between Iran and the West, through the words of the inside players. How did Iran manage to seize the US embassy and bring down the ...

This series explores the tense relationship between Iran and the West, through the words of the inside players. How did Iran manage to seize the US embassy and bring down the Jimmy Carter presidency? What role has Iran played in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and what are their nuclear intentions?

The Last Days Of Jesus
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The Last Days Of Jesus

SBS April 16, 2017
This extraordinary drama-doc special presents a new insight into the iconic Easter events. A leading theologian and an investigative archaeologist have linked Jesus to the ...

This extraordinary drama-doc special presents a new insight into the iconic Easter events. A leading theologian and an investigative archaeologist have linked Jesus to the most powerful and ambitious politician in the Roman Empire. New evidence shows that it was over the six months that Jesus built influence in Jerusalem using the protection that Rome gave him and the when his Roman ally fell from power he was left exposed and in the firing line. With arresting documentary sequences from Israel to Italy and stunning drama, the explosive Roman power politics that ultimately nailed Jesus to the cross will be uncovered.

The Last Days of Jesus
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The Last Days of Jesus

Episode 2 SBS April 23, 2017
Part two of this extraordinary drama documentary special presents a new insight into the iconic Easter events. A leading theologian and an investigative archaeologist have ...

Part two of this extraordinary drama documentary special presents a new insight into the iconic Easter events. A leading theologian and an investigative archaeologist have linked Jesus to the most powerful and ambitious politician in the Roman Empire. New evidence shows that over six months, Jesus built influence in Jerusalem using the protection that Rome gave him. When his Roman ally fell from power, he was left exposed on the firing line. With arresting documentary sequences from Israel to Italy and stunning drama, the explosive Roman power politics that ultimately nailed Jesus to the cross will be uncovered.

Am I Normal?
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Am I Normal? Spirituality

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 December 13, 2013
Why do we judge some true believers as religious nuts, while holding others in high esteem? And what happens when the worlds of hard scientific fact and pure faith collide? ...

Why do we judge some true believers as religious nuts, while holding others in high esteem? And what happens when the worlds of hard scientific fact and pure faith collide? This episode explores the fine line between religious devotion and psychiatric disorder.

Sex and the West
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Sex and the West Christianity vs. The West

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS August 30, 2015
In this final episode of the series, Professor MacCulloch explores how the official Christian Church and Western society have moved apart on issues of sex and gender over the ...

In this final episode of the series, Professor MacCulloch explores how the official Christian Church and Western society have moved apart on issues of sex and gender over the last 300 years. The Enlightenment encouraged people to question authority and that included the Church's teachings on sex.

The Qur'an
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The Qur'an

Episode 2 ABC2 September 4, 2010
In this powerful and stunningly beautiful two-part program, The Qur'an, award-winning UK director, Antony Thomas takes us into the heart of the Muslim world and through the ...

In this powerful and stunningly beautiful two-part program, The Qur'an, award-winning UK director, Antony Thomas takes us into the heart of the Muslim world and through the personal lives of people living according to their understanding of the Qur'an. The range of witnesses and experiences is extraordinary - from Ayatollahs and Grand Imams to simple farmers; from women in positions of power to women living in veiled seclusion; from those who speak of the Qur'an's uncompromising message of peace and tolerance to those who find justification in the text for violent conflict and suicide bombing.

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