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Week ahead

21 September 2012


HIGHLIGHT: This World - Aung San Suu Kyi: The choice The Nobel Peace Prizewinner tells her political and personal story.

BBC2 8.10pm Saturday


Sunday 4.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Aled Jones examines what prayer means to people.

9pm (BBC1) Andrew Marr's History of the World A look at the events that have shaped 70,000 years of human history (1/8).

Tuesday 9pm (BBC4) Love and Marriage: A 20th-century romance A look at how the traditional ideals of marriage were challenged in the '60s and '70s (2/3).

Thursday 9pm (Discovery) Stephen Hawking's Grand Design Did God create the universe? (3/3)


Saturday 7.30am (BBC World Service) Heart and Soul Clive Lawton examines Orthodox Judaism in Manchester.

Sunday 6.05am and 11.30pm (R4) Something Understood Rabbi Julia Neuberger discusses our relationship with food.

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service celebrating harvest, from Flemington-Hallside Parish Church, Cambuslang, Lanarkshire.

4pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last Wednesday's service from Southwell Minster.

Tuesday 11.30am (R4) Soul Music An appraisal of the ways in which Bach's St Matthew Passion has touched people's lives (5/5).

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong live from St Edmundsbury Cathedral.

Thursday 9am (R4) In Our Time Melvyn Bragg discusses the theory that it is possible to prove the existence of God by reason alone.

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