Coming up this week on TV and radio

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07 September 2018

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HIGHLIGHT: Beyond Belief  Ernie Rea, and three guests, each of whom has a disability, ask: Why would a loving God create a world full of suffering? (4/5)

Monday 4.30pm, Radio 4 FM

TELEVISION: Friday 9pm (ITV3) Grantchester A repeat of the first series, written by James Runcie, about the clergyman-detective Canon Sidney Chambers (1/6).

Sunday 3pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Josie d’Arby visits Bristol and meets a man who creates living spaces for homeless people.

RADIO: Friday 1.30pm (World Service) Heart and Soul Nihal Arthanayake looks at why Muslims and Buddhists in Sri Lanka are attacking each other.

10.15pm (R3) Apocalypse How Eleanor Barraclough asks: Are we hard-wired to think apocalyptically?

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship Highlights from the RC Adoremus National Youth Congress at the Liverpool Echo Arena.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week’s service from Armagh Cathedral.

4.30pm (R4 FM) Clarke’s Psalter Edward Clarke writes a collection of psalms intended to help make sense of the modern world.

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong Live from Merton College, Oxford.

6.30pm (R4) Rob Newman’s Total Eclipse of Descartes The comedian creates a philosophy for the 21st century (1/4).

Thursday 11am (R4) Crossing Continents Linda Pressley meets survivors of abuse and whistle-blowers, to report on the scandal of sexual abuse with the RC Church in Chile (8/9).

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