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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 11 November 2007
Lest We Forget

Today’s programme was presented by Mike Wooldridge.

In this week’s programme, Mike interviews Dr James Smith, founder of the Aegis Trust.

The readers were David Holt and Frank Stirling.

Readings:

Reading 1:
“So Many Different Lengths Of Time” by Brian Patten. Taken from ‘Poems and readings for Funerals’ by Julia Watson. Published by Penguin Books.

Reading 2: “The End Of Memory” by Miroslav Volf. Published by Eerdmans.

Reading 3: “Forgotten Springs” Article In the Irish Times by John O’Donohue.

Reading 4: “Narcissus & Goldmund” by Hermann Hesse. Published by Bantamz

Music:

Music 1:
’We Remember Them’ by the Master Chorale of Washington Chamber Singers, part of the ‘Holocaust Cantata’ by Albany Records.

Music 2: ‘Old Soldier’ by David Crosby. Taken from the album ‘Thousand Roads’. Atlantic WEA. Track 3.

Music 3: ‘Mayn Shvester Khaye’ or ‘My Sister Khaye’ by The Klezmatics. Taken from the album ‘The Well’. XENOPHILE XENO4052

Music 4: ‘Testament of Youth’ by Geoffrey Burgeon. Taken from the Soundtrack to Brideshead Revisited. SILVA SCREEN FILMCD117.

Music 5: ‘The Pheonix’ by Charlie Gettigan’ From the album ‘Stolen Moments’. Track 7.

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