Songs Of Praise

2021
29:00

Christianity And Cancer

4.0 12 x
Sean Fletcher and the Rev Kate Bottley hear how the Christian faith sustains those affected by cancer. Hymns include God Is Love, His the Care.
Episodes 2020
29:00

Christmas In Winchester

4.0 50 x
Songs of Praise presenters each choose their favourite carol and some are sung by candlelight in Winchester to celebrate Christmas. Sean Fletcher visits the Hospital of St Cross to hear about their tradition.
29:00

Nativity

4.5 23 x
Rev. Kate Bottley visits a farm in Devon which invites children to perform the nativity story with real animals. We meet a Christian who carves traditional, wooden nativity sets in a converted stable.
30:00

Edwardian Christmas

4.0 75 x
Claire McCollum experiences an Edwardian Christmas at Beamish open-air museum. From carol singing in the old pit village to seasonal sweets, Claire discovers how faith was at the heart of festive traditions a century ago.
29:00

Advent 1 - Christingle

3.0 17 x
Josie d'Arby joins the archbishop of Canterbury, who shares his thoughts on the significance of the Christingle tradition in modern times, as well as some poignant personal memories of feeling lonely at Christmas as a child.
29:00

Hereford

3.7 25 x
Kate Bottley explores Hereford Cathedral's treasures and visits a cattle farmer. JB Gill meets jazz star Gregory Porter. Hymns include For All The Saints and There Is A Redeemer.
31:00

Amazing Faith

4.0 14 x
Sean Fletcher is in Alton in Staffordshire to visit a Catholic youth retreat centre which raises self-esteem, and builds and strengthens friendships.
29:00

God's Own Country

3.0 32 x
Claire McCollum explores the beauty of the Yorkshire Dales via motortrike and meets the Christian woman who feels close to God whilst on three wheels.
28:00

Kew Gardens

4.0 47 x
Alan Titchmarsh joins Aled Jones in Kew Gardens to talk about his faith and to reflect on finding God in nature. With a wonderful performance by Sir Bryn Terfel for St David's Day.
29:00

Mental Health - Winchester

4.0 25 x
Katherine Jenkins joins a Christian retreat and Sean Fletcher meets Reverend Richard Coles, who talks about his struggles with mental health.
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