World Youth Day 2016 Opening Ceremonies and Closing Vigil Officially Announced!

The Official World Youth Day Organizing Committee in Krakow, Poland has confirmed the official locations of the main World Youth Day events. On Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (July 27th-29th) the events will be held at Blonia Park.  On Saturday and Sunday (July 30th-31st) the closing Vigil will be held 20 Km away, in Brzegi close […]

The Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation presents Renowned Author and Retreat Leader James Finley

Washington, DC—The Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation will welcome Dr. James Finley, author of Merton’s Palace of Nowhere, as guest speaker at Shalem’s Tenth Gerald G. May Seminar, April 24-25, 2015. Dr. Finley, a clinical psychologist in private practice, is known for his skilled leadership of retreats and workshops throughout the United States and Canada. […]

Religious Leaders Urge Sen. Ted Cruz to Make Hunger and Poverty a Priority

Washington, D.C.,  – The Circle of Protection today asked Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz to record a video telling Americans what he would do to help hungry and poor people if elected. “We are praying for a president who will make ending hunger and poverty a top priority of his or her administration. Are you […]

Nobel Laureate J. M. Coetzee backs a new report which describes animal experiments as morally ‘unthinkable’

More than a hundred and fifty academics, intellectuals, and writers, including Nobel Laureate J. M. Coetzee, have backed a new report calling for the de-normalisation of animal experimentation.  Titled ‘Normalising the Unthinkable’, the report is the result of a working party of the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics. Other signatories to the report include the […]

DATE CHANGE: Media Advisory – Archbishop Aquila, Dr. Edward Sri and other experts to participate in ‘Beloved’ tele-press conference

WHAT – A tele-press conference that will feature a panel of prominent Catholics who will discuss BELOVED: Finding Happiness in Marriage, a 12-episode video series that explores the essential realities of marriage, dealing with the deepest spiritual, emotional and practical aspects of what the sacrament means for those preparing to get married as well as […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – March 27

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET. Visit for additional information. Show #1830 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on March 27 (check local listings). Minnesota God-sends – Inventors in Minnesota are making machines that are God-sends to poor farmers and others overseas. In Minneapolis, dozens of retired engineers […]

Pope Francis Visit website gets America ready for the Pope

Catholic to the Max, the Ohio-based family company famous for their t-shirts, coffee mugs, and framed art, has made the all-in-one solution. They call it is a comprehensive website providing information on Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to the United States. Finding historical background and keeping up with the latest information on a papal […]

Walking with the Master

March 2015 San Diego, CA — Author and Speaker, Rev. Terry Allan Christian’s mission is to re-establish true Christian values in the most powerful way. In Rev. Christians testimony there’s no place for personal opinions crafted to entertain congregations. Now available, is a timely message for Church Groups, Bible Study or Special Events where a […]