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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #449

The program discusses the House of Representatives pass on a bill banning all forms of human cloning; a look at how the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints trains Mormon missionaries, classes made up of 85% males and 15% females; the consequence of the Holocaust and its ultimate test of faith for Jews; and finally, in Sicily, there are prayers for divine intervention to stop the flow of lava erupting from Mount Etna. [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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