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Freedom To Broadcast Hate
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Freedom To Broadcast Hate

BBC World News  |  March 15, 2014
An investigation into the extreme religious TV channels, both Sunni and Shia, that are broadcasting sectarian views and stoking hate across the Arab world.

An investigation into the extreme religious TV channels, both Sunni and Shia, that are broadcasting sectarian views and stoking hate across the Arab world.

The Crusades
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The Crusades

Al Jazeera English  |  December 24, 2016
The Crusades through Arab eyes, from the seizing of Jerusalem under Pope Urban II to its recapture by Salah Ed-Din and the movement's end two centuries later.

The Crusades through Arab eyes, from the seizing of Jerusalem under Pope Urban II to its recapture by Salah Ed-Din and the movement's end two centuries later.

Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery
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Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery: The True Cross/The Gospel of Mary Magdalene

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  December 20, 2015
This episode investigates the incredible legend of the True Cross, the actual cross Jesus died on and explores the character of Mary Magdalene as she has been viewed in ...

This episode investigates the incredible legend of the True Cross, the actual cross Jesus died on and explores the character of Mary Magdalene as she has been viewed in Christian tradition.

Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery
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Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery: The Shroud of Turin/The Bones of John the Baptist

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  December 6, 2015
The most famous man in history left behind no physical trace - or did he? This epic series deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his ...

The most famous man in history left behind no physical trace - or did he? This epic series deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death.

The Road From Christ To Constantine
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The Road From Christ To Constantine

Episode 4  |  The History Channel  |  December 9, 2016
A compelling six-hour television series, we take viewers on an exciting and visually stunning journey to the beautiful and important historical places where Christianity was ...

A compelling six-hour television series, we take viewers on an exciting and visually stunning journey to the beautiful and important historical places where Christianity was born and grew from a small movement called 'The Way' to its place as the official religion of the Roman Empire. Join author and distinguished history professor Jonathan Phillips of Royal Holloway, University of London, as he takes viewers on a captivating adventure to the very places where Christianity began, through four centuries and seven countries in the Middle East, North Africa, and Europe.

Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery
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Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery: The Gospel of Judas/The Secret Brother Of Jesus

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  December 13, 2015
Judas Iscariot is one of the most despised men in history - the disciple who hands over Jesus to the Jewish authorities and sets in motion events that lead to the crucifixion ...

Judas Iscariot is one of the most despised men in history - the disciple who hands over Jesus to the Jewish authorities and sets in motion events that lead to the crucifixion and resurrection. But why Judas betrays Jesus is one of the great unanswered Biblical questions. This episode re-examines the character of Judas as he is portrayed in the Gospels, and then contrast this story with text from a book that did not make it into the Bible - The Gospel of Judas.

Secret Lives: Middle Eastern Taboos: Leaving Islam
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Secret Lives: Middle Eastern Taboos: Leaving Islam

Episode 1  |  BBC World News  |  August 14, 2010
Across the Middle East certain subjects are taboo. Sex outside marriage, homosexuality and converting from Islam. In a three-part documentary series, correspondents from BBC's ...

Across the Middle East certain subjects are taboo. Sex outside marriage, homosexuality and converting from Islam. In a three-part documentary series, correspondents from BBC's Arabic Service explore the hidden world of sex and religion in the Middle East. Christians can practice their faith freely across much of the Arab world but converting from Islam to Christianity is another matter entirely. Omar Abdul-Razek, from the BBC's Arabic Service, investigates the hidden world of converts.

The Road From Christ To Constantine
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The Road From Christ To Constantine: Pagans And The Cult Of Martyrs

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  The History Channel  |  December 16, 2016
A compelling six-hour television series, we take viewers on an exciting and visually stunning journey to the beautiful and important historical places where Christianity was ...

A compelling six-hour television series, we take viewers on an exciting and visually stunning journey to the beautiful and important historical places where Christianity was born and grew from a small movement called 'The Way' to its place as the official religion of the Roman Empire. Join author and distinguished history professor Jonathan Phillips of Royal Holloway, University of London, as he takes viewers on a captivating adventure to the very places where Christianity began, through four centuries and seven countries in the Middle East, North Africa, and Europe.

The Jesus Code
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The Jesus Code: The Bones Of John The Baptist

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  The History Channel  |  December 9, 2016
An epic series that deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death. We discover fascinating new insights into the historical ...

An epic series that deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death. 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 six objects which could shed new light on Jesus - the Shroud of Turin, relics venerated as part of the True Cross, the Gospel of Judas, relics believed to be of John the Baptist, the Gospel of Mary Magdalene and the secret brother of Jesus. We are 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.

The Jesus Code
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The Jesus Code: The Secret Brother Of Jesus

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  The History Channel  |  December 23, 2016
An epic series that deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death. We discover fascinating new insights into the historical ...

An epic series that deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death. 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 six objects which could shed new light on Jesus - the Shroud of Turin, relics venerated as part of the True Cross, the Gospel of Judas, relics believed to be of John the Baptist, the Gospel of Mary Magdalene and the secret brother of Jesus. We are 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.

The Jesus Code
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The Jesus Code

Episode 3  |  The History Channel  |  December 16, 2016
An epic series that deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death. We discover fascinating new insights into the historical ...

An epic series that deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death. 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 six objects which could shed new light on Jesus - the Shroud of Turin, relics venerated as part of the True Cross, the Gospel of Judas, relics believed to be of John the Baptist, the Gospel of Mary Magdalene and the secret brother of Jesus. We are 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.

Churches On Trial
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Churches On Trial

ABC  |  December 11, 2012
Geraldine Doogue investigates the child sexual abuse crisis in Australian churches from the groundbreaking 1992 Compass program 'The Ultimate Betrayal' to Julia Gillard's ...

Geraldine Doogue investigates the child sexual abuse crisis in Australian churches from the groundbreaking 1992 Compass program 'The Ultimate Betrayal' to Julia Gillard's Royal Commission announcement.

Living With The Amish
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Living With The Amish

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  October 10, 2012
This episode is all about hard work, and another great Amish tradition: barn raising. But there's a gender divide, and one sex are set to enjoy it a lot more than the other. ...

This episode is all about hard work, and another great Amish tradition: barn raising. But there's a gender divide, and one sex are set to enjoy it a lot more than the other. While the boys, Jordan, George and James, learn the joy of physical labour, the girls, Charlotte, Siana and Hannah, experience a woman's life, Amish-style.

The Jesus Code
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The Jesus Code: The True Cross

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  The History Channel  |  April 1, 2018
An epic series that deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death. We discover fascinating new insights into the historical ...

An epic series that deciphers the life of Jesus through six extraordinary objects associated with his life and death. 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 six objects which could shed new light on Jesus - the Shroud of Turin, relics venerated as part of the True Cross, the Gospel of Judas, relics believed to be of John the Baptist, the Gospel of Mary Magdalene and the secret brother of Jesus. We are 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 Fr James Martin SJ, Rev Paul Raushenbush and Erwin MacManus help bring our characters and their emotional journeys to life for our audience.

Living With The Amish
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Living With The Amish

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  October 3, 2012
Living with the Amish follows six British teenagers as they leave their mobile phones, Facebook accounts and partying behind, and head to Ohio and Pennsylvania to see what ...

Living with the Amish follows six British teenagers as they leave their mobile phones, Facebook accounts and partying behind, and head to Ohio and Pennsylvania to see what they can learn from six weeks of hard work and simple living. No Amish community has ever opened up in this way before, and the Amish families taking part in the series hope that it will reveal the advantages of a pure, uncluttered way of life.

Ramadan, the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, is a special time for Muslims. See how the community fasts from dawn and dines together come sunset with Behind the News and Compass.
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