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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

The Catholic Church and Islam/John Danforth/Children's Chaplain (#1004)

Bob Abernethy leads a studio discussion focusing on reaction to the Pope Benedict XVI's controversial remarks about Islam; Kim Lawton talks with former U.S. Senator and United Nations Ambassador John Danforth about his view on religion's place in American politics; hospital chaplain Janie Brooks describes her work providing emotional support and spiritual care to sick children and their families. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: This series provides in-depth coverage of the top religion and ethics stories of the week as well as religious and ethical perspectives on domestic and foreign events and the arts. Hosted by veteran journalist Bob Abernethy, the series brings viewers breaking news through live and taped reports filed by a team of correspondents in the field and interviews with prominent newsmakers.

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