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Ethnic and Religious Persecution in Burma/New Orleans Easter/One Year Anniversary of Pope Benedict XVI (#933)

Lucky Severson reports on the campaign of oppression against ethnic tribes and religious groups by the Burmese military; Kim Lawton explores the professional and personal challenges faced by two first-year pastors in New Orleans ministering in the wake of Hurricane Katrina; Bob Abernethy talks with Vatican correspondent John Allen about the Pope Benedict XVI's accomplishments in the first year of his papacy. [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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