A man of influence – Saint Patrick

A man of influence – Saint Patrick

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St Patrick

Next Friday, 17Mar17, is St Patricks Day. Listen again to the story of St Patrick, the father of Ireland. Story told by Rod Carr. Broadcast on Southern FM on Songs of Hope at 8:45 am on 12Mar17.

Click the play button for the audio. Play time is 5 minutes. Right click download to download

World shapers on itunes http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/christians-who-have-made-difference/id551267357

Inventor of anaesthetics – James Young Simpson

Inventor of anaesthetics – James Young Simpson

Listen again to a Songs of Hope special. It was broadcast on 5Mar17 on Songs of Hope. Its the story of James Young Simpson, the Scot who invented anaesthetics in the 1800s. Program produced and directed by Rod Carr.

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Australia prayed for rain

Australia prayed for rain

Listen again to the story of droughts in Australia in the 1830s and 1890s. In the 1830s Governor Gipps called for Christian prayer and the drought lifted. Story recounted by Graham McLennan. Broadcast on Songs of Hope on 19Feb17

Inventor of braille – Louis Braille

Inventor of braille – Louis Braille

Listen again to the story of Louis Braille. He was the devout Christian who invented the braille reading system for the blind but was not honoured until after his death. Broadcast on Southern FM on 5Feb17

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