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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – April 25

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN for WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1734 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on April 25 (check local listings). India’s Invisible Domestics – From India’s impoverished villages, millions of girls and young women flock to the cities – or are forced to […]

World Harvest Mission Gains New Name: Serge

JENKINTOWN, Penn. (April 21, 2014) — World Harvest Mission is changing its name to Serge. The name was made public on April 21, 2014. The discipleship and missionary-sending ministry hopes to more clearly represent its work with the new name. Serge is a metaphor referring to a sewn seam that joins two pieces of frayed […]

Yale Institute of Sacred Music Fellows 2014-2015

New Haven, Conn. – The Yale Institute of Sacred Music (ISM) is pleased to announce that six new fellows will be joining its interdisciplinary community for the 2014-2015 year. The Institute is an interdisciplinary graduate center educating leaders who foster, explore, and study engagement with the sacred through music, worship, and the arts in Christian […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – April 18

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN for WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1733 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on April 18 (check local listings). Atrocities in Myanmar - At one level, the former nation of Burma is moving slowly toward a free society. At the same time, as Lucky Severson reports, there is continuing mob persecution of […]

Association Responds to Disney & Nature Conservancy Research That Says Parents Are Concerned Kids Are Nature Deprived

April 15, 2016 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) – Christian Camp & Conference Association (CCCA) is offering summer camp as a solution in response to the recent survey conducted by the Nature Conservancy and funded by Disney. The global research captures how much time kids spend outside – and parents’ perspective on the importance of time spent in nature. According […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – April 11

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN for WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1732 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on April 11 (check local listings).  Severely Impaired Premature Babies – Technology has allowed premature and critically ill newborn babies to survive, but sometimes with major problems. Dr. John Lantos, […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – April 4

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN for WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1731 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on April 4 (check local listings). New Calvinism – In many Southern Baptist churches there is a revival of interest in Calvinism, the strict theology of the 16th century […]

Servant Leadership School to Hold Second Co-Creation Conference in 2014

GREENSBORO, NC, March 31st —The Servant Leadership School of Greensboro in conjunction with Holy Trinity Episcopal Church is hosting its second national Co-Creation Conference www.servleader.org May 1–3, 2014 in Greensboro. Co-Creation 2014 keynote speakers are Dr. Cynthia Bourgeault, author of “The Holy Trinity and the Law of Three”  “The Wisdom Jesus,” “Centering Prayer and Inner […]