Experience Beloved: Finding happiness in marriage

SAN FRANCISCO – Many Catholics and non-Catholics alike have questions about the Church’s teachings on marriage, including: Does marriage matter?; Christ as the centerpiece of marriage; Conflict and communication; Giving the total gift of self; Building a thriving marriage; Protecting the sacramental bond; Sexuality and authentic love; BELOVED: Finding Happiness in Marriage is a 12-episode […]

Academics debate the ethics of animal experiments at Oxford Summer School

More than 100 academics from around the world will gather in Oxford to debate the morality of animal experiments. The School on The Ethics of Using Animals in Research is being organised by the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics, which aims to pioneer ethical perspectives on animals through academic research, teaching and publication. The Centre […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – April 10

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1832 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on April 10 (check local listings). Deaf Church – To cut expenses, the Catholic Archdiocese of New York wants to shut down, among many other parish churches, the […]

Thousands of Christians to Gather in Malibu

WHAT: Pepperdine University’s 72nd annual Bible Lectures series will explore the book of James. Thousands from throughout the U.S. and around the world will gather at the Malibu campus to partake in soul-lifting worship and hear from a range of speakers, including: Kent Brantley, missionary doctor with Samaritan’s Purse and survivor of last year’s deadly Ebola virus […]

‘FOUR BLOOD MOONS’ Encore Tonight!

WHAT               Audiences flocked to the compelling docu-drama FOUR BLOOD MOONS—a March 23 theatrical one night event based on the New York Times best-selling book from Pastor John Hagee. Demand was so strong that approximately 150,000 viewers drove sales topping the nationwide per screen average. In response, tonight, Thursday, April 9, an encore Fathom Event will […]

Bread for the World, Global Faith Leaders Join World Bank to End Hunger, Poverty

Who:  Rev. David Beckmann, president, Bread for the World Ms. Bani Dugal, principal representative, Baha’i International Community Rev. Nicta Lubaale, general secretary, Org. of African Instituted Churches Dr. Jim Yong Kim, president, World Bank Group Ms. Ruth Messinger, president, American Jewish World Service Dr. Sayyid Syeed, national director, Islamic Society of North America Moderated by […]

Hindu Students Council to Host Global Dharma Conference To Commemorate 25th Anniversary

Edison, New Jersey -Hindu Students Council (HSC), the largest Hindu youth organization in North America, will host the Global Dharma Conference 2015 from September 11th to September 13th, in Edison, New Jersey, to commemorate its 25th Year Anniversary. Announcing this here today, Nikunj Trivedi, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, said, “The Conference aims to explore and […]

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 […]