Heart and Soul: Faith Perspectives

Heart and Soul: Faith Perspectives

Explore the role of faith, spirituality and religious practice in the lives of people around the world. Heart and Soul offers insights into personal life stories, current events and trends, and explores where these intersect with religious practice and values. Covering all major religions, it offers valuable insights into how different faith communities think and live, as well as discussion of ethical matters. Regular presenters include Christopher Landau; Richard Coles; and Michael Ford. Broadcast weekly on Saturdays.

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  • Rotterdam: The Dutch Melting Pot

    Sat, 14 Mar 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Available:
    17 days remaining

    Anna Holligan explores Islam and the ‘commuter Imams’ of Rotterdam.

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  • Heart and Soul: The End of the Holy Bond

    Sat, 7 Mar 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Available:
    10 days remaining

    John Laurenson asks whether the bond between Greeks and the orthodox church is weakening

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  • Faith After Ferguson

    Sat, 28 Feb 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

    Available:
    3 days remaining

    Matt Wells explores how protests against the deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and Eric Garner in New York have been led by a new generation of the faithful challenging the old civil rights warriors and traditional church leaders.

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