Search for the Holy Grail
45:31

Search for the Holy Grail

Episode 3 SBS June 19, 2016

Ancient history

Religious studies

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Monks in Spain claim to have the original cup that Jesus drank from and the vessel that held his blood, but is it real? The Holy Grail is the legendary cup that Jesus drank ...

Monks in Spain claim to have the original cup that Jesus drank from and the vessel that held his blood, but is it real? The Holy Grail is the legendary cup that Jesus drank from at the Last Supper and it has long been held as an object of mystery and intrigue. The search for the Holy Grail dates back millennia, but a brand new discovery could reveal where it is today. Experts trace the extraordinary story behind Christianity's ultimate relic and explore how it has become one the world's most enduring religious symbols.

Jesus: His Life
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Jesus: His Life: Pilate: The Trial

Episode 6 The History Channel May 5, 2019

History

Religious studies

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Pontius Pilate, the Roman governor of Judea, has to make a decision about a troublesome preacher called Jesus. As pressure builds to execute Jesus, Pilate's wife, inspired by ...

Pontius Pilate, the Roman governor of Judea, has to make a decision about a troublesome preacher called Jesus. As pressure builds to execute Jesus, Pilate's wife, inspired by a prophetic nightmare, urges him to leave Jesus alone. Instead, Pilate sends him away to be crucified, and publicly washes his hands of responsibility.

Jesus: His Life
40:46

Jesus: His Life: Judas: The Betrayal

Episode 5 The History Channel May 5, 2019

History

Religious studies

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
His name a synonym for traitor even to this day, Judas is known as the devoted disciple who ultimately betrays Jesus. What prompted one of Jesus' closest friends to turn on ...

His name a synonym for traitor even to this day, Judas is known as the devoted disciple who ultimately betrays Jesus. What prompted one of Jesus' closest friends to turn on him remains one of the Bible's great mysteries, one explored as Jesus and his disciples enter Jerusalem for Passover and what will become the Last Supper.

Born Again Buddhists
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Born Again Buddhists

ABC2 April 14, 2010

Religious studies

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In the last remaining Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan reincarnation is a way of life, but in recent years more and more children are claiming to be reincarnates forcing the ...

In the last remaining Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan reincarnation is a way of life, but in recent years more and more children are claiming to be reincarnates forcing the Bhutanese government to step in.

Pilgrimage with Simon Reeve
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Pilgrimage with Simon Reeve: Pilgrimage to Canterbury

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS November 2, 2013

Religious studies

Geography

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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World-renowned travel presenter Simon Reeve is back with this all-new fascinating series as he sets off to discover the meaning of pilgrimage today and its place in our modern ...

World-renowned travel presenter Simon Reeve is back with this all-new fascinating series as he sets off to discover the meaning of pilgrimage today and its place in our modern world. A lapsed Methodist, he has a genuine interest in finding out whether it can offer him life-changing enlightenment. He learns about the forgotten aspects of pilgrimage, including all the vices, thrills, sex, adventure and dangers that travellers encountered, while for others it was the summit of a religious life, a pious journey, a divine experience.

Jerusalem
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Jerusalem: The Making Of A Holy City - Judgement Day

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 12, 2012

Religious studies

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In the final episode, Simon explores how this unique city rose from a crumbling ruin after the Crusades to be rebuilt as a world centre of Islamic pilgrimage. He also explains ...

In the final episode, Simon explores how this unique city rose from a crumbling ruin after the Crusades to be rebuilt as a world centre of Islamic pilgrimage. He also explains how Jerusalem became the object of rivalry between the Christian nations of Europe, the focus of the longing of Jews from all over the world and, ultimately, the site of one of the world's most intractable conflicts.

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

Religious studies

Ancient history

history

7-8
9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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.

Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters
45:58

Tony Robinson's Gods and Monsters: Demons And Spirits

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel August 13, 2012

Religious studies

Ancient history

history

7-8
9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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.

Pilgrimage with Simon Reeve
53:58

Pilgrimage with Simon Reeve: Pilgrimage to Rome

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS November 9, 2013

Religious studies

Geography

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Simon Reeve follows in the footsteps of thousands of travellers from previous centuries, as he travels from northern France to northern Spain, and then crosses Western Europe ...

Simon Reeve follows in the footsteps of thousands of travellers from previous centuries, as he travels from northern France to northern Spain, and then crosses Western Europe to arrive in Rome. Along the way, Simon meets people from all different walks of life who are undertaking these pilgrimage treks for a variety of reasons.

A History of Christianity
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A History of Christianity

Episode 5 The History Channel December 12, 2016

Religious studies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Evangelical Protestantism is a lively expression of faith that has spread across the globe, marketed with all the flair and swashbuckling enterprise of American commerce. The ...

Evangelical Protestantism is a lively expression of faith that has spread across the globe, marketed with all the flair and swashbuckling enterprise of American commerce. The Evangelical explosion has been driven by the search for a direct emotional relationship with God. Its popularity has been helped by adopting local traditions, but is a new message of wealth in this world an adaptation too far?

Inside The Seven Wonders Of The Muslim World
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Inside The Seven Wonders Of The Muslim World

SBS October 27, 2010

Religious studies

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This visually stunning program traces the history and message of Islam by following the journeys of six young pilgrims from across the Muslim world to Mecca. It explores their ...

This visually stunning program traces the history and message of Islam by following the journeys of six young pilgrims from across the Muslim world to Mecca. It explores their lives and beliefs as well as the beautiful and historic mosques where they worship.

Secret Bible
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Secret Bible: Rivals of Jesus

Season 1 Episode 2 National Geographic August 10, 2016

Religious studies

Ancient history

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
He healed the sick and raised the dead. His followers called him the Son of God. After his death, he rose again. He was Apollonius of Tyana, one of several preachers of the ...

He healed the sick and raised the dead. His followers called him the Son of God. After his death, he rose again. He was Apollonius of Tyana, one of several preachers of the First Century who rivalled the following of Jesus.

Death: A Series About Life
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Death: A Series About Life: Market of Death

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS June 15, 2015

Religious Studies

Ethical Understanding

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Death is not the end. For many it is the way to make a living. How big is this market, which offers exist and which needs do they meet? From the entertainment industry, to ...

Death is not the end. For many it is the way to make a living. How big is this market, which offers exist and which needs do they meet? From the entertainment industry, to decorated coffins, to the armament industry, we travel the world in search of the different ways in which death creates a chance for profit.

The Story of God with Morgan Freeman
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The Story of God with Morgan Freeman: Gods Among Us

Season 3 Episode 2 National Geographic June 20, 2019

Religious studies

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Morgan Freeman delves into why many believers desire to see God in human form, and how that strengthens their faith and makes sense of the divine.

Morgan Freeman delves into why many believers desire to see God in human form, and how that strengthens their faith and makes sense of the divine.

The Story of God with Morgan Freeman
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The Story of God with Morgan Freeman: Search for the Devil

Season 3 Episode 1 National Geographic June 13, 2019

Religious studies

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Morgan Freeman explores the role that the devil plays in various religions, from the ascetic monks in the Judean desert to the Buddhists of Nepal.

Morgan Freeman explores the role that the devil plays in various religions, from the ascetic monks in the Judean desert to the Buddhists of Nepal.

The Story of God with Morgan Freeman
50:06

The Story of God with Morgan Freeman: Beyond Death

Season 1 Episode 1 National Geographic April 6, 2016

Religious studies

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Join Morgan Freeman on his epic quest around the world to uncover the meaning of life, God and the big questions in-between. In the event series premiere, Freeman explores how ...

Join Morgan Freeman on his epic quest around the world to uncover the meaning of life, God and the big questions in-between. In the event series premiere, Freeman explores how different religions of past and present answer the question - What happens when we die?

The Story of God with Morgan Freeman
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The Story of God with Morgan Freeman: Apocalypse

Season 1 Episode 2 National Geographic April 13, 2016

Religious studies

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Join Morgan Freeman on his epic quest around the world to uncover the meaning of life, God and the big questions in-between. Violent cataclysms and fiery judgment fixate the ...

Join Morgan Freeman on his epic quest around the world to uncover the meaning of life, God and the big questions in-between. Violent cataclysms and fiery judgment fixate the popular imagination and fill numerous holy books. Freeman looks into this supposed future as well as past millennia of strife to determine how the world will end.

Across the Sea of Galilee
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Across the Sea of Galilee

7Two April 17, 2016

Religious studies

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Take a tour of Israel as the historic peace agreement with the Palestinians is being negotiated. See the daily lives and views of Jews, Palestinians and Christians at this ...

Take a tour of Israel as the historic peace agreement with the Palestinians is being negotiated. See the daily lives and views of Jews, Palestinians and Christians at this time of change. Then, visit the ultra- Orthodox Jews of Jerusalem's Mea Sherim district, traditional fishermen on the Sea of Galilee and a Palestinian family who has lived in the occupied West Bank since 1967. Other highlights include Tel Aviv, the Red Sea resort of Eilat and Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity.