Beyond Belief

Beyond Belief

Scottish Independence

In the new Scottish Parliament, a majority of MSPs want independence for Scotland but recent...

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Vodou

Ernie Rea takes a look at a religion that emerged on the Caribbean island of Haiti about 500...

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Myanmar

On February 1st, the government in Myanmar was overthrown in a military coup. Aung San Suu Kyi is...

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Dante's Inferno

This year marks the 700th anniversary of the death of the Italian poet Dante Alighieri. He is...

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The Vaccine

The rollout of the UK’s vaccination programme has been the envy of much of the world but...

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Prince Philip

Ernie Rea and a multi-faith panel discuss the spiritual life of Prince Philip.\n\nProducer: Helen...

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Bees

In the first of a new series of Beyond Belief, Ernie Rea is joined by three beekeepers. \n\nBees...

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Religion and Science in Schools

Since Darwin published The Origin of Species, there has been a perceived battle between science...

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The Dalai Lama

This year, the Dalai Lama celebrated his 85th Birthday. He is one of the world's most prominent...

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Virgin Mary

Christmas is often a time of celebration and reflection. A time of sitting by the Christmas...

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Beethoven's Spirituality

Born into a musical family in Bonn towards the end of the 18th century, Ludwig van Beethoven...

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Grief

The Covid-19 pandemic has had an impact on people's lives in so many ways including the way we...

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Debt

Britain is in the midst of a huge Debt Crisis. Recent research by a debt charity has found that...

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Religion and Soap Operas

Since the nation was introduced to the likes of Elsie Tanner and Ken Barlow in the northern town...

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Prayer

There is evidence that, since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, more people are turning to...

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Hong Kong

In 1997 Britain handed sovereignty of Hong Kong to the Chinese and for the first few years, the...

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The US Presidential Election

There is no doubt that religion plays a large part in US Presidential Elections. Donald Trump is...

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Rosh Hashanah

Later this week, from Friday to Sunday, Jews around the world will celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the...

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The Mayflower

Four hundred years ago, a group of 102 passengers and 30 crew set sail from Plymouth for the New...

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The Face

Because of Covid-19, we now have to cover our faces with masks which means that we are becoming...

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