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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #403

The program included a report on "Dabru Emet," a recent statement released by four Jewish scholars, signed by over 160 rabbis and presented by The Institute for Christian and Jewish Studies that outlined beliefs common to Christians and Jews; a cover story looking at the legal guidelines under which public schools can include religion in their teaching and a look at a Raleigh, North Carolina high school that established a religion curriculum, which they hope could serve as a prototype for school systems around the country; and a feature on the decline in national enrollment in seminary school, talking to freshman seminarians and teachers at the Mundelein Seminary, the nation's largest seminary for diocesan priests. [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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