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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #334

This program included a report on the ethnic tensions in Nigeria, where domestic fighting between Muslims and Christians has resulted in hundreds of deaths as the Northern part of the country prepares for the implementation of Islamic Sharia law next year; a cover story including conversation with three women about their lives as nuns; and a look at how the story of Christ is being retold around the world, as in Germany's play, Oberammergau, which has been performed for the past ten years. [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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