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Pediatric AIDS Corps
July 25, 2008
Pediatric AIDS Corps
In Malawi, one out of every four children dies before reaching the age of five. Famine is chronic, and AIDS has left tens of thousands of orphans, often in the care of struggling grandparents.
July 25, 2008
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Sweeping the Graves
July 18, 2008
Sweeping the Graves
It is the belief of many Chinese that there is an ongoing spiritual connection between them and their forebears. They venerate them, pray to them, and take gifts to their graves.
July 18, 2008
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Lambeth Preview
July 18, 2008
Lambeth Preview
Six-hundred-and-fifty bishops of the worldwide Anglican Communion assembled in Canterbury, England this week for the Lambeth Conference, a three-week-long meeting that's held just once every decade.
July 18, 2008
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Police Chief with Alzheimer’s
July 18, 2008
Police Chief with Alzheimer’s
We have a very personal story today about what happened to a man when, at the height of his powers, he discovered that he was sick -- what happened to his work, his faith, and his town's faith in him.
July 18, 2008
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Karmapa Lama
July 11, 2008
Karmapa Lama
The Dalai Lama leads one of the four schools, or denominations within Tibetan Buddhism. The 23-year-old Karmapa Lama leads another. His supporters believe he may one day succeed the older man as Buddhism's leading international voice.
July 11, 2008
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2008 Campaign: What’s Appropriate?
July 4, 2008
2008 Campaign: What’s Appropriate?
Religion has played an unusually prominent -- and controversial -- role throughout this campaign season, raising the question: What are the appropriate boundaries between religion and politics?
July 4, 2008
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The 30 Hour Famine
July 4, 2008
The 30 Hour Famine
The Christian relief group World Vision has come up with a creative way to help church youth groups understand the problem of world hunger and what they can do about it. It's called "The 30 Hour Famine" and we watched one at Trinity United Methodist Church in Hackettstown, New Jersey.
July 4, 2008
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Clyde Wilcox: A Zone of Religious Privacy
July 2, 2008
Clyde Wilcox: A Zone of Religious Privacy
Georgetown University Professor of Government Clyde Wilcox talks about the inevitable links between religion and politics.
July 2, 2008
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C. Welton Gaddy: Politics Can Hurt Religion
July 2, 2008
C. Welton Gaddy: Politics Can Hurt Religion
Rev. C. Welton Gaddy, president of the Interfaith Alliance discusses why religion can be so controversial in the context of a campaign. He says there are dangerous consequences when religion gets too political.
July 2, 2008
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U.S. Religion Survey
June 27, 2008
U.S. Religion Survey
We have an analysis now of the Pew Forum survey on American religious beliefs. As other surveys have also found, including one done by this program in 2002, Pew reported that 70 percent of American religious believers said many religious traditions -- not just their own -- can lead to eternal life.
June 27, 2008
D’Iberville Rebuilding Celebration
June 27, 2008
D’Iberville Rebuilding Celebration
In D'Iberville, Mississippi, near Biloxi, almost three years after Hurricane Katrina, volunteers from around the country celebrated the rebuilding of nearly a thousand homes.
June 27, 2008
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Clergy and Same-Sex Marriage
June 27, 2008
Clergy and Same-Sex Marriage
Clergy are being pressured to perform same-sex weddings and to perform them inside their houses of worship. This is generating new debates because many religious traditions explicitly define marriage as between a man and a woman.
June 27, 2008
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