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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #245

This program featured a conversation with religious-liberty attorney Oliver Thomas about what constitutes a church and whether hate groups such as the white supremacist group The World Church of the Creator can be considered a religion; a cover story looking at an alternative to hospice care for people nearing death known as Palliative Care which is a method to control terminal patients symptoms naturally and with little interference from a physician; and a profile on Father Ellwood Keiser, who founded the prestigious Humanitas prize given to Hollywood producers who have created films that inspire humans to become better people. [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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