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A Muslim response to suffering
A Muslim response to suffering

Duration: 03:20

Some Muslim responses to the problem of suffering, along with a personal Christian stance.

 
Atheism and the French Revolution
Atheism and the French Revolution

Duration: 03:30

Atheism traces its roots back to the French Revolution at the end of the 18th century.

 
Atheism in the USA
Atheism in the USA

Duration: 04:42

Leaders from the American Atheists association describe their fight to keep the separation of church and state in the USA.

 
Being an atheist in the USA
Being an atheist in the USA

Duration: 04:16

Atheists in Pennsylvania, USA, describe the difficulties they face in a religious country.

 
Belief in God - surviving a sister's murder
Belief in God - surviving a sister's murder

Duration: 05:01

This is the story of Laura Storrs, whose sister Rebecca was murdered when Laura was 14. Laura talks about how the experience led her away from belief in God.

 
Belief in God - surviving cancer
Belief in God - surviving cancer

Duration: 05:06

The story of Heather Robinson, who nearly died from cancer diagnosed when she was 17 years old. She talks about how the experience brought her to faith in God.

 
Belief without God
Belief without God

Duration: 03:03

An exploration of some key classifications: agnostic, humanist, free thinker.

 
Belief without God
Belief without God

Duration: 02:48

The changing position of religion is explored, the terms secular and atheist are defined.

 
Buses become a battleground for atheist and Christian adverts
Buses become a battleground for atheist and Christian adverts

Duration: 04:32

A news report from 2009 when an atheist and a Christian debate the issues connected to rival advertising campaigns on the sides of London buses.

 
Diversity in religion: Alevi belief in Turkey
Diversity in religion: Alevi belief in Turkey

Duration: 03:49

The little-known Alevi faith in Turkey gathering for worship.

 
Don't worship any idol
Don't worship any idol

Duration: 01:18

Is it fair for art to be criticised as offensive or idolatrous on religious grounds? An artist expresses his own views.

 
From missionary to agnostic
From missionary to agnostic

Duration: 05:30

Ken Daniels, a former Christian missionary, describes how he abandoned Christianity and became an agnostic.

 
How do religions start?
How do religions start?

Duration: 04:16

A young presenter decides that she will launch a religion herself.

 
Humanist values
Humanist values

Duration: 02:51

Humanist Tricia Rogers explains her motivation for trying to make the world a better place.

 
Introduction to Rastafarianism
Introduction to Rastafarianism

Duration: 03:19

Presenter Reverend Peter Owen-Jones visits Addis Ababa in Ethiopia to explore the background and beliefs of Rastafarianism.

 
Is football the new religion?
Is football the new religion?

Duration: 02:53

A comparison between football and religion and the similarities they share.

 
Is God real?
Is God real?

Duration: 03:59

Four young people introduce themselves, explaining something of how they make sense of life.

 
Kathy Lette and Rabbi Rubinstein discuss the Commandment - Thou shalt not kill
Kathy Lette and Rabbi Rubinstein discuss the Commandment - Thou shalt not kill

Duration: 04:36

Author and presenter Kathy Lette and Rabbi YY Rubenstein focus on 'Do not kill','Worship no other gods' and 'Do not take God's name in vain.'

 
Leicester Secular Society
Leicester Secular Society

Duration: 04:42

A discussion about the role and future of Leicester Secular Society in the past, present and future.

 
New age spirituality in Brasilia
New age spirituality in Brasilia

Duration: 02:25

A meditative walk cleanses the soul at the New Age Temple of Goodwill in Brasilia.

 
Old Trafford - a place of pilgrimage
Old Trafford - a place of pilgrimage

Duration: 01:06

A report on the pilgrimage to Old Trafford by a worshipper of the Manchester United football team.

 
Reactions to the death of Princess Diana
Reactions to the death of Princess Diana

Duration: 03:31

A consideration of whether the reactions to the death of Princess Diana were religious.

 
Religion and atheism in Russia
Religion and atheism in Russia

Duration: 06:40

With the fall of Communism, Orthodox Christianity has been revitalised in Russia. However, atheism has not died out.

 
Revolution, religion and reason
Revolution, religion and reason

Duration: 01:49

The French Revolutionary philosophers saw reason, rather than religion, as the basis for an enlightened society.

 
Rough guide to prayer
Rough guide to prayer

Duration: 03:34

A look at when, where and for what reasons different people pray.

 
Secular naming ceremony
Secular naming ceremony

Duration: 03:15

Humanist celebrant Richard Patterson talks about a secular baby-naming ceremony.

 
Secular prayer
Secular prayer

How people who don't necessarily believe in God express grief and mourning in a non-religious way through meditation.

 
Three faiths look to Jerusalem
Three faiths look to Jerusalem

Duration: 02:19

Over centuries, Jerusalem has achieved a delicate balance where three religions have been able to co-exist.

 
What happens when we die?
What happens when we die?

Duration: 05:39

A group made up of actors, comedians, scientists, writers and others give their thoughts on the question, 'What happens when we die?'

 
What Is the purpose of our existence?
What Is the purpose of our existence?

Duration: 00:35

Scientist and atheist Professor Richard Dawkins gives his answer to the question.

 
What meanings to life can be found?
What meanings to life can be found?

Duration: 05:35

A group of actors, comedians, scientists, writers and others give their thoughts on the question, 'What meanings to life can be found?'

 
Why do we suffer?
Why do we suffer?

Duration: 05:40

A group of actors, comedians, scientists, writers and others give their thoughts on the question, 'why do we suffer?'

 

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