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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #428

The program included a conversation with this year's winner of the Templeton Prize, awarded to people who advance the world's understanding of God or spirituality; a reprise of a cover story on a new practice posting past sex offenders names and addresses on the Internet; a reprise of an earlier report on Celtic spirituality; and a look at Purim, the Jewish holiday celebrating the rescue of the Jews of an ancient Persia from a plot to destroy them. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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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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