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Kim Lawton: Administration Talks to Abortion Opponents
March 18, 2009
Kim Lawton: Administration Talks to Abortion Opponents
Kim Lawton discusses how the Obama administration is attempting to reach out to Catholic and evangelical prolife activists who are angered by some of the administration’s new policies.
March 18, 2009
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Barefoot College in India
March 13, 2009
Barefoot College in India
"Our job is to take an illiterate woman and make her into an engineer in six months," says social activist Bunker Roy, founder of the Barefoot College. Students come from villages across India and a dozen other countries.
March 13, 2009
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Kathleen Norris
March 13, 2009
Kathleen Norris
Acedia is a condition best countered by spiritual practice and the discipline of prayer, according to writer Kathleen Norris. "It's an ancient word that means the inability to care, even to the extent that you don't care that you don't care anymore."
March 13, 2009
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Zoroastrian New Year
March 13, 2009
Zoroastrian New Year
A Zoroastrian family of Iranian Americans celebrates the Prophet Zoroaster's message of "good thoughts, good words, good deeds."
March 13, 2009
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Lourdes 150th Anniversary
March 6, 2009
Lourdes 150th Anniversary
In most of the world, the poor and sick are ignored. In Lourdes, they are number one, and people say they are drawn there because they believe it is a place of great faith.
March 6, 2009
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Immigration Reform: Religious Leaders on Fixing the System
March 4, 2009
Immigration Reform: Religious Leaders on Fixing the System
Watch Sister Eileen Campbell of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas and Bishop Minerva Carcaño of the Desert Southwest Conference of the United Methodist Church talk about their support of immigration reform.
March 4, 2009
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David Gibson: Catholics and the Obama Administration
March 3, 2009
David Gibson: Catholics and the Obama Administration
Religion reporter David Gibson assesses relations between the US Catholic Church and the new Obama Administration and talks about the political role that New York’s new archbishop, Timothy Dolan, may play.
March 3, 2009
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New York’s New Archbishop
February 27, 2009
New York’s New Archbishop
Milwaukee Archbishop Timothy Dolan is known for upholding church doctrine with warmth and wit. Will he embrace the chance for a broad public role in New York?
February 27, 2009
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Forrest Church Profile
February 27, 2009
Forrest Church Profile
"My lifelong belief is that love and death interwoven are the heartstrings of religion. The greatest of all truths is that love never dies. The opposite of love is not death. It is fear."
February 27, 2009
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John Allen on NY’s New Archbishop
February 23, 2009
John Allen on NY’s New Archbishop
Milwaukee Archbishop Timothy Dolan will succeed Cardinal Edward Egan to become the next Roman Catholic Archbishop of New York. National Catholic Reporter correspondent John Allen talks about what Dolan brings to the position and the challenges he will face.
February 23, 2009
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Pope Benedict’s Agenda
February 20, 2009
Pope Benedict’s Agenda
National Catholic Reporter Vatican correspondent John Allen offers perspective on Pope Benedict XVI's papacy, his planned visit to the Holy Land, Catholic-Jewish relations, and recent questions about the direction of the Vatican.
February 20, 2009
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Sholem Aleichem
February 20, 2009
Sholem Aleichem
Sholem Aleichem is a writer best known for the stories that inspired the musical “Fiddler on the Roof.” He wrote in Yiddish, the everyday language of Eastern European Jews, and he wrote about everyday Jewish life in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
February 20, 2009
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