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Compass: School's Out

ABC June 3, 2017

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It's estimated more than 50,000 Australian kids don't go to school, not because they are truants, but because their parents choose to home school them. Who are these families ...

It's estimated more than 50,000 Australian kids don't go to school, not because they are truants, but because their parents choose to home school them. Who are these families and why have they chosen to home-school?

Compass
27:59

Compass: Paddy's War

ABC April 24, 2016

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The bitter conscription debates that raged through the First World War divided Australia. The struggle was embodied by two men, Prime Minister Billy Hughes and Catholic ...

The bitter conscription debates that raged through the First World War divided Australia. The struggle was embodied by two men, Prime Minister Billy Hughes and Catholic Archbishop of Melbourne Daniel Mannix. #ABCcompass

Compass
56:44

Compass: The Pilgrimage Business

ABC November 15, 2009

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This film shows the transformation of the holiest place in the Islamic world into a real estate business for religious tourism.

This film shows the transformation of the holiest place in the Islamic world into a real estate business for religious tourism.

Compass
28:49

Compass: The Three Faces of Christmas

ABC December 20, 2009

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In this Christmas Day special episode of Compass, JTV Youth Network and triple J presenter Robbie Buck meets three different families from three different faiths, all ...

In this Christmas Day special episode of Compass, JTV Youth Network and triple J presenter Robbie Buck meets three different families from three different faiths, all celebrating the festive season in three different ways.

Compass
26:19

Compass: The Bush Preachers

ABC July 1, 2017

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As Hermannsburg Mission celebrates its 140th anniversary in the 500th year of the Lutheran Church, it continues the tradition of holding open-air bush camps for pastors.

As Hermannsburg Mission celebrates its 140th anniversary in the 500th year of the Lutheran Church, it continues the tradition of holding open-air bush camps for pastors.

Compass
27:47

Compass: The Moral Compass: September 13, 2015

ABC September 13, 2015

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Geraldine Doogue debates the hot-button moral, ethical and religious controversies of our day in this smart and entertaining Compass series, The Moral Compass.

Geraldine Doogue debates the hot-button moral, ethical and religious controversies of our day in this smart and entertaining Compass series, The Moral Compass.

Compass
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Compass: Easter In Jerusalem

ABC April 5, 2015

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On her first visit to the Christian Holy Land, Compass presenter, Geraldine Doogue, travels to Jerusalem for Easter Holy Week on a personal pilgrimage. Amidst many thousands ...

On her first visit to the Christian Holy Land, Compass presenter, Geraldine Doogue, travels to Jerusalem for Easter Holy Week on a personal pilgrimage. Amidst many thousands of pilgrims from all over Christendom, Geraldine plunges into the greatest Christian commemoration of all - the celebration of Jesus' life and brutal death in the fabled city at the heart of Christian belief.

Compass
26:37

Compass: Prison Chaplains

Episode 2 ABC May 22, 2016

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Chaplain Suzie Johnson is an Evangelical Christian with a big heart who works at the Dillwynia Correctional Centre. Zoe and Lesley are inmates who have been profoundly ...

Chaplain Suzie Johnson is an Evangelical Christian with a big heart who works at the Dillwynia Correctional Centre. Zoe and Lesley are inmates who have been profoundly affected by Suzie's support.

Compass
27:51

Compass: For Better for Worse: Daily Life

Episode 4 ABC October 11, 2015

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Jane Caro explores the secret to successful long term relationships. Our couple's relationships have stood the test of time with their bonds intact. But the reality is that ...

Jane Caro explores the secret to successful long term relationships. Our couple's relationships have stood the test of time with their bonds intact. But the reality is that one of you will die before the other.

Compass
28:12

Compass: Sitting for Wendy

ABC June 21, 2015

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Artist Wendy Sharpe draws portraits of asylum seekers as they share their powerful stories of survival and integration.

Artist Wendy Sharpe draws portraits of asylum seekers as they share their powerful stories of survival and integration.

Compass
49:42

Compass: Christianity - A History, God And The Scientists

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC July 25, 2010

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This film tells the story of how Science, which had at first been championed by the Christian church, now threatens to make Christianity redundant.

This film tells the story of how Science, which had at first been championed by the Christian church, now threatens to make Christianity redundant.

Compass: The Mission
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Compass: The Mission: Beginnings

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC May 30, 2010

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The Mission is a four-part documentary series by the team who produced the extremely popular series The Abbey for Compass. The Mission is the story of missionaries in reverse, ...

The Mission is a four-part documentary series by the team who produced the extremely popular series The Abbey for Compass. The Mission is the story of missionaries in reverse, as three young Nigerian Catholic priests, who haven't volunteered, who have never left Africa before, are sent to save Tasmania's struggling Church. But can they fulfil The Mission?

Compass
53:09

Compass: Mary, Miracles And Saints

ABC October 10, 2010

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Compass reveals the true story behind Mary MacKillop's controversial excommunication in a one hour documentary to premiere a week before her canonisation.

Compass reveals the true story behind Mary MacKillop's controversial excommunication in a one hour documentary to premiere a week before her canonisation.

Compass: A Good Life
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Compass: A Good Life: According To Ian Gawler

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC NEWS 24 August 29, 2010

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In this three-part series, prominent Australians present their view and ideas on 'a good life'. Ian Gawler, cancer survivor and renowned healer, talks about his pioneering ...

In this three-part series, prominent Australians present their view and ideas on 'a good life'. Ian Gawler, cancer survivor and renowned healer, talks about his pioneering work in integrated 'mind-body' medicine.

Compass
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Compass: Love Never Dies

ABC April 8, 2012

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The extraordinary story of a grieving father's search for his son who, he is convinced, lives on in the after-life.

The extraordinary story of a grieving father's search for his son who, he is convinced, lives on in the after-life.

Compass
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Compass: Good Friday Special

ABC April 22, 2011

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This Good Friday, Compass goes to Ernabella, a remote Aboriginal community south west of Alice Springs, as it prepares for Easter in its newly renovated church. Ernabella ...

This Good Friday, Compass goes to Ernabella, a remote Aboriginal community south west of Alice Springs, as it prepares for Easter in its newly renovated church. Ernabella Mission lies in the far north west corner of South Australia. It was established in 1937 by the Presbyterian Church and right from the start it was different from other missions of its day. There was no pressure on the Anangu to give up their own beliefs or way of life.

Compass: Life’s Big Questions
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Compass: Life’s Big Questions: Matt Preston

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC February 20, 2011

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What makes a good life? Why are we here? Is there a God and what is God anyway? As a theologian, host Scott Stephens, is fascinated by life's big questions, so he's asking ...

What makes a good life? Why are we here? Is there a God and what is God anyway? As a theologian, host Scott Stephens, is fascinated by life's big questions, so he's asking prominent Australians to open up and reflect on their lives to find out what they think is the meaning of life.

Compass: The Mission
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Compass: The Mission: Worlds Apart

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 13, 2010

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In part three, it's six months into The Mission and the three Nigerian missionaries are finding themselves part of a Tasmanian Catholic community looking for solutions to ...

In part three, it's six months into The Mission and the three Nigerian missionaries are finding themselves part of a Tasmanian Catholic community looking for solutions to churches closing down, congregations dying out and no priestly vocations.