Religion and Spirituality

An exciting new Compass series hosted by theologian Scott Stephens who talks to high profile Australians about what they think is the meaning of life.

 

Compass goes to Ernabella, a remote aboriginal community south-west of Alice Springs, as it prepares for Easter in its newly renovated church.

On a mid-winter’s morning in May 2005 a violent storm ripped through Bunbury. It damaged the city’s beloved cathedral so badly it had to be demolished.

The story of Ted Noffs, a maverick Methodist minister, whose groundbreaking work with the young and destitute in 1960s Australia lives on through his son and grandsons.

Compass explores the modern day appeal of religious life by following the personal journeys of three Australians who take up a vocation later in life.

Nearly 400 years after being tried by the Roman Catholic Inquisition, Galileo again faces charges of heresy.

Three unique choirs all with one aim: to bring Christmas to those who aren’t really looking for it.

Anglicans are struggling with the future of their church. Conservatives are angry about plans to bless same-sex relationships and the consecration of an openly gay bishop in the USA.

This program charts the adventures of an octogenarian motor bike rider who's suddenly become the centre of a social networking phenomenon.