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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

End-of-Life-Care/Prisoners' Religious Rights/Easter Reconciliation in Northern Ireland (#830)

Bob Abernethy talks with Dr. John Harvey from Georgetown University about the religious, ethical and medical considerations involved in end-of-life decisions; Tim O'Brien explores how far prisons must go in accommodating inmates' religious beliefs; Kim Lawton visits a Benedictine monastery in Rostrevor for a behind-the-scenes look at its mission to promote reconciliation and unity between Catholic and Protestants. [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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