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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #221

This program included a preview of the Pope's scheduled visit to St. Louis, Missouri, home of 600,000 Catholics, on January 26, concluding his Western Hemisphere trip; a cover story on the 26th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, focusing on the evolution of the pro-life movement, which has expanded its mission to take on the right-to-die movement; and a report on the efforts of Los Angeles Catholic congregations to retain members in light of the conversion of large numbers of Latinos to the Protestant Pentecostal faith. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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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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