Compass: Hospital Chaplains
26:16

Compass: Hospital Chaplains : Love And Other Miracles

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC May 20, 2012

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11-12
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This week at St Vincent's Hospital in the heart of Sydney, Rocco's double lung transplant has taken him to death's door five times in the past six months. He and his devoted ...

This week at St Vincent's Hospital in the heart of Sydney, Rocco's double lung transplant has taken him to death's door five times in the past six months. He and his devoted wife Elizabeth are firm favourites on Catholic Chaplain Father Laurie Christie's rounds. Their love for each other and deep faith humbles and inspires him in his work. Meantime, at Liverpool Hospital, Chaplain Hanh helps heal an old wound as a mother relives the traumatic story of the birth of her 'miracle' baby.

Compass: Hospital Chaplains
26:55

Compass: Hospital Chaplains: Suffer The Children

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC April 22, 2012

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11-12
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In this episode, a Newcastle mother-of-three collapses with a brain aneurism and is airlifted to Sydney's Royal North Shore Hospital for emergency surgery after doctors detect ...

In this episode, a Newcastle mother-of-three collapses with a brain aneurism and is airlifted to Sydney's Royal North Shore Hospital for emergency surgery after doctors detect dangerous bleeding in her brain. ICU Chaplain Di Roche helps the family through the crisis, particularly 12-year-old Sally who is afraid to see her mum unconscious and on life support after the operation.

Compass
27:10

Compass: The Children of Clonyn Castle

ABC March 30, 2014

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11-12
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A group of elderly European Jews reunite to tell their story of how their lives were transformed by living in an Irish castle for a year after the horrors of WW2.

A group of elderly European Jews reunite to tell their story of how their lives were transformed by living in an Irish castle for a year after the horrors of WW2.

Compass
27:30

Compass: The Salvos

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC September 7, 2014

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11-12
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In this two-part special, Compass examines the Salvation Army in Australia, a trusted church-charity engulfed by allegations of sexual abuse in its former children's homes.

In this two-part special, Compass examines the Salvation Army in Australia, a trusted church-charity engulfed by allegations of sexual abuse in its former children's homes.

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28:07

Compass: Mum's Boy, Dad's Girl

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC October 30, 2016

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11-12
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Age delivers frailty but also brings healing sweetness to a combative relationship, a son accepts that he will never know his origins, a mother becomes a grandma and a family ...

Age delivers frailty but also brings healing sweetness to a combative relationship, a son accepts that he will never know his origins, a mother becomes a grandma and a family discovers that good things can come from dark places.

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28:23

Compass: Paper Trails

ABC October 14, 2017

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11-12
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Anne Deveson was the first female talkback broadcaster in Australia, a writer/filmmaker/mental health activist/mother. At 85, she grappled with Alzheimer's as she prepared to ...

Anne Deveson was the first female talkback broadcaster in Australia, a writer/filmmaker/mental health activist/mother. At 85, she grappled with Alzheimer's as she prepared to donate her papers to the National Archive.

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26:56

Compass: Can't Keep an Old Dog Down

ABC November 11, 2017

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What happens to old dogs when their owners can't take care of them anymore? Compass meets older people who have been 'matched up' with older dogs, bringing new life to both. ...

What happens to old dogs when their owners can't take care of them anymore? Compass meets older people who have been 'matched up' with older dogs, bringing new life to both. Final for 2017.

Compass
27:21

Compass: Cold Hands Warm Hearts

ABC August 5, 2017

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11-12
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On the coldest day of the year, hundreds of volunteers gather at Sydney Town Hall to welcome homeless people as guests for the day and provide a range of services including ...

On the coldest day of the year, hundreds of volunteers gather at Sydney Town Hall to welcome homeless people as guests for the day and provide a range of services including dental and medical care, lunch, clothing and free hugs.

Compass
28:00

Compass: Being Change

ABC May 6, 2017

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11-12
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An inspiring story of conservation, education and community featuring Alexandra Seddon who has dedicated her life to making a home for displaced people and animals in rural ...

An inspiring story of conservation, education and community featuring Alexandra Seddon who has dedicated her life to making a home for displaced people and animals in rural NSW. #ABCcompass.

Compass
27:38

Compass: Love Makes a Way

ABC November 22, 2015

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11-12
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Jarrod McKenna and Teresa Lee are Christian activists. They share their home in Perth with refugee families and work to make their transition to Australian life as positive as ...

Jarrod McKenna and Teresa Lee are Christian activists. They share their home in Perth with refugee families and work to make their transition to Australian life as positive as possible while demonstrating in politicians' offices.

Compass
28:21

Compass: Whatever Happened to Women's Lib?

Season 2 Episode 5 ABC June 7, 2015

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This week Compass examines the impact Women's Lib really had on our culture and attitudes. After the massive achievements of the late 1960s and 1970s, is sisterhood still ...

This week Compass examines the impact Women's Lib really had on our culture and attitudes. After the massive achievements of the late 1960s and 1970s, is sisterhood still powerful? Interweaving powerful archival footage with the experiences and accounts of those involved, Compass explores the legacy of the women's movement through three generations.

Compass
27:40

Compass: My Island Church

ABC April 6, 2014

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11-12
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The extraordinary 100-year-old story of the relationship between the Catholic Church and Tiwi Islanders.

The extraordinary 100-year-old story of the relationship between the Catholic Church and Tiwi Islanders.

Compass
27:49

Compass: Divine Women

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC November 18, 2012

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11-12
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Brittany discovers how the Dark Ages was a golden age for a few remarkable women: Theodora; the wives of the prophet Mohammad; and Wu Zetien.

Brittany discovers how the Dark Ages was a golden age for a few remarkable women: Theodora; the wives of the prophet Mohammad; and Wu Zetien.

Compass
27:47

Compass: A Farewell to Benedict

ABC March 3, 2013

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11-12
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Compass takes a look at the life and legacy of outgoing Pope Benedict XVI who surprised the world by resigning after less than eight years at the helm of the Catholic Church.

Compass takes a look at the life and legacy of outgoing Pope Benedict XVI who surprised the world by resigning after less than eight years at the helm of the Catholic Church.

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26:46

Compass: Faith and Funerals

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC July 20, 2014

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11-12
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In this five-part series, Compass goes behind the scenes of Hindu, Muslim, Buddhist, Catholic, Protestant, Jewish and secular funerals. We enter privileged territory to share ...

In this five-part series, Compass goes behind the scenes of Hindu, Muslim, Buddhist, Catholic, Protestant, Jewish and secular funerals. We enter privileged territory to share religious rites and rituals practised in 21st century Australia.

Compass: Faith and Funerals
26:24

Compass: Faith and Funerals

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC August 3, 2014

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In this episode an Italian-Catholic funeral draws 1500 mourners; and a son farewells his father in a humble Hindu funeral a long way from home.

In this episode an Italian-Catholic funeral draws 1500 mourners; and a son farewells his father in a humble Hindu funeral a long way from home.

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27:48

Compass: Mary Meets Mohammad

ABC October 13, 2013

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11-12
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The story of an unlikely friendship between a young Afghan asylum seeker and a 71-year-old Australian pensioner.

The story of an unlikely friendship between a young Afghan asylum seeker and a 71-year-old Australian pensioner.

Compass
24:27

Compass: Modern Prophets: Sakdiyah Ma'ruf

ABC April 29, 2017

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11-12
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Geraldine Doogue interviews Indonesia's first female stand-up comedian Sakdiyah Ma'ruf. Having learnt to speak English by watching TV, she enjoys combining religion and humour ...

Geraldine Doogue interviews Indonesia's first female stand-up comedian Sakdiyah Ma'ruf. Having learnt to speak English by watching TV, she enjoys combining religion and humour with the freedom that only comedy allows.