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India’s Artificial Limb Enterprise
March 18, 2016
India’s Artificial Limb Enterprise
Jaipur Foot provides free orthopedic care to poor people with disabilities and missing limbs. That's important in a country where disability still carries a deep stigma, according to the group's founder D.R. Mehta. "They can go and work back in their field, factory, or shop, earn their living. They ...
March 18, 2016
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Holy Week
March 18, 2016
Holy Week
During Maundy Thursday and Good Friday “pilgrimage becomes a metaphor for life,” says Rev. Kenneth Semon of the Church of the Holy Faith in Santa Fe. “We’re following our Lord, who goes before us.”
March 18, 2016
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Pope Francis and Family Issues; The Aga Khan
March 11, 2016
Pope Francis and Family Issues; The Aga Khan

The Catholic Church under Pope Francis may be open to reform on divorce, contraceptives, and marriage; the spiritual leader of the world’s Ismaili Muslims wants to end poverty, encourage peace, and foster religious understanding.

March 11, 2016
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The Aga Khan
March 11, 2016
The Aga Khan
"Islam believes fundamentally that the spiritual and material worlds are inextricably connected. Faith is a force that should deepen our concern for our worldly habitat, for embracing its challenges, and for improving the quality of human life."
March 11, 2016
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Pope Francis and Family Issues
March 11, 2016
Pope Francis and Family Issues
Pope Francis may soon release his greatly anticipated response to a key bishops’ meeting on family issues that took place last fall. At that meeting, bishops discussed the church’s response to a host of issues, including some that are very controversial. The bishops were especially divided over ...
March 11, 2016
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Healing Moral Wounds of War; Rancher Nuns; Baha’i 19-Day Fast
March 4, 2016
Healing Moral Wounds of War; Rancher Nuns; Baha’i 19-Day Fast

Combat veterans are coming home from our recent wars with deep moral injuries as well as physical wounds; when these Benedictine sisters are not praying for the world, they are working their 300-acre Colorado cattle ranch; and the days before … More

March 4, 2016
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Healing Moral Wounds of War
March 4, 2016
Healing Moral Wounds of War
"It’s morally urgent just as we send citizen soldiers to war that we bring citizen soldiers home," says Georgetown University philosophy professor Nancy Sherman. Despite the moral hurt and guilt combatants feel, civilian society can help them recover “a sense of goodness about yourself, to ...
March 4, 2016
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Rancher Nuns
March 4, 2016
Rancher Nuns
“You have here a silence that just breathes in you the greatness of God,” says Mother Superior Maria Michael of the Benedictine Abbey of St. Walburga, situated among grassy meadows and snow-capped Colorado mountains.
March 4, 2016
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Baha’i Nineteen-Day Fast
March 4, 2016
Baha’i Nineteen-Day Fast
"If I’m hungry I should eat. If I’m thirsty I should drink. But because of a recognition of a greater and higher need, I choose not to," says Abdu’l Karim Ewing-Boyd. We visited him and his family in Washington, DC as they prepared to break the long fast leading up to the Baha'i New Year.
March 4, 2016
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U.S. Supreme Court Abortion Case; Moral Issues in Europe’s Migrant Crisis; Son of Saul
February 26, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court Abortion Case; Moral Issues in Europe’s Migrant Crisis; Son of Saul

The biggest abortion case in decades will be argued before the Supreme Court minus Justice Scalia; ethical rules and responsibilities governing treatment of civilians caught up in international wars and conflicts; and actor Geza Rohrig, an Orthodox Jew, lead actor … More

February 26, 2016
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U.S. Supreme Court Abortion Case
February 25, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court Abortion Case
“We’ve seen a spike in women trying to do abortions on themselves,” says Amy Hagstrom Miller, founder of Whole Women’s Health. “That is not in the best interests of women’s health and safety.”
February 25, 2016
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Moral Issues in Europe’s Migrant Crisis
February 25, 2016
Moral Issues in Europe’s Migrant Crisis
“The countries neighboring Syria—Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan—have been extremely generous to the refugees,” says Michel Gabaudan, president of Refugees International. “But they’re bursting at the seams now, and that’s why we see people moving out. I think perhaps where we have failed is ...
February 25, 2016
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