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SOMETHING UNDERSTOOD
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SOMETHING UNDERSTOOD
Sundays 06:05-06:35
Rpt: Sunday 23:30-24:00
Each week the programme examines some of the larger questions of life, taking a spiritual theme and exploring it through music, prose and poetry.
Programme details: Sunday 27 May 2007

Waiting in Emptiness

Presented by Mark Tully

The readers were Emma Fielding, David Westhead and Frank Stirling.


Readings:

Reading 1: ‘Contemplative Prayer’ by Thomas Merton. Published by DLT. Dur: 1’ 03’’

Music 1
: ‘One Evening’ by Jonathan Karvey. Taken from the album ‘One evening etc’. ADES 20694.

Reading 2: an extract from ‘After the ecstasy, the Laundry’ by Jack Kornfield. Published by Rider. Dur: 2’ 03’’

Music 2: ‘Inside My heart’ From the album ‘Iona: Journey Into the Morn’. All tracks written by Iona. CORD Records.

Reading 3: ‘The Desert has many teachings’ by Mechtild of Magdeburg. Dur: 40 secs.

Music 3
: ‘Omkaaraaya Namaha’ by Ravi Shankar. Taken from the album ‘Chants of india’. ANGL CTMCD340

Reading 4: ‘Mystery’ by Cardinal Basil Hume. Taken from ‘The Mystery of Incarnation’. Published by DLT.

Music 4: ‘On Craig Ddu’ by Delius. Taken from the album ‘The Complete Part-Songs’ CONTINUUM CCD1054.

Reading 5: ‘With a divine intention’ by St. John of the Cross. Taken from ‘Poems of St. John of the Cross’ translated by Roy Campbell. Published by Harvill Press (Random House imprint). Dur: 1’31’’

Music 5:
‘The Hidden F ace’ by Sir John Tavener. Taken from the album ‘The Hiden Face’. HARMONIA MUNDI

Music 6: ‘Servants of the Holy Family-Ave Maris Stella. From the album ‘In Paradisium’ THE SERAPHIM COMPANY.


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