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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #335

This program included a cover story looking at the conflicts arising over Indiana's initiative, "Charitable Choice," which allows faith-based organizations to compete for funds to provide welfare and social programs and whether this breaches the constitution's separation of church and state; a feature examining Celtic spirituality by talking to poet John O'Donohue about his book, "Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom and Eternal Echoes: Exploring Our Yearning to Belong"; and a look at the Eastern Orthodox observance of Easter this year. [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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