United Methodist Church Bishop Speaks Out About Ferguson Crisis

(Nashville, Tenn.) – The nation and world are captivated by events in Ferguson, MO. People are hurting and while some are acting in anger, others are reaching out with love and working to bring mercy and justice to that community and around the world. The people of the United Methodist Church are stepping forward to […]

Excitement Builds for National Back to Church Sunday on September 21

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO – August 21, 2014 – A national movement is gaining momentum as tens of thousands of churches prepare to welcome several million people to services all on the same day, Back to Church Sunday® on September 21. And in some communities, churches are unifying to encourage everyone to get back to church […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – August 22

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1751 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on August 22 (check local listings). Religious Response to Ferguson – As protests continue in Ferguson, Missouri in the wake of the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, an […]

North Central Theological Seminary Minneapolis, Minnesota Awards $1.2 million in Full Scholarships for the Online Accelerated Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Doctoral Degree Programs to Christians and Pastors.

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA, August 19, 2014 — Christians and pastors interested in pursuing online seminary education from any where in the world at the bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral level now have the opportunity to complete all of their courses online and free of charge with a full scholarship at North Central Theological Seminary, an accredited online […]

Chart-topper “Turn! Turn! Turn!” Inspires New Recording, Based On Same Timeless Wisdom as Soundtrack From Provocative New Movie THE SONG In Theaters September 26

Album Features Ricky Skaggs, Emmylou Harris, McGuinn, NEEDTOBREATHE and 11 Original Songs Capitol Records to Distribute Soundtrack for THE SONG On September 16 August 14, 2014 (Nashville, Tenn.)— Ancient biblical text that inspired The Byrds’ No. 1 hit “Turn! Turn! Turn!” will now provide a cinematic backdrop for the provocative new film, THE SONG, releasing […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – August 15

Religion & Ethics NewsWeeklyis a production of THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET. Program note: Due to pledge, please check local listings. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1750 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on August 15 (check local listings). Rohingya Muslim Persecution – According to the US State Department, the world has been witnessing […]