Loyola Press to Release a Second Collection of Pope Francis’s Writings

Chicago — In a new book to be released on Easter Sunday, Pope Francis invokes the example of Jesus walking all over Palestine as a model for a Church that moves beyond its walls to meet the world. “This is something striking about the Gospels: Jesus is often walking, and he teaches his disciples along […]

Audience Raves/Sold-Out Fathom Events for ‘FOUR BLOOD MOONS’ Drive April 9 Encore

WHAT A nationwide theatrical one-night event of the compelling new docu-drama FOUR BLOOD MOONS drew such strong audience support that producers have set an encore for selected markets on Thursday, April 9. “We believed FOUR BLOOD MOONS would resonate with audiences and engage, challenge and entertain them,” said Producer Rick Eldridge. “The response to this […]

New Life for Dr. King’s Dream: 50 Years After The March to Montgomery, The Rise of The Reconciled Church

MONTGOMERY, ALA. –  On the 50th anniversary of the world-altering Civil Rights march into Montgomery and Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous speech from the statehouse steps, The Reconciled Church movement–Christian leaders, nationally, from across denominational and racial lines, armed with a seven-point plan–continues the march to racial equity, peace and justice. “The Church sparked and […]

‘FOUR BLOOD MOONS’ — Do Signs in the Sky Point to Looming Major Events on Earth?

WHAT: FOUR BLOOD MOONS—A theatrical one night event based on the New York Times best-selling book from Pastor John Hagee. FOUR BLOOD MOONS combines scripture, science, history and big screen live action. It examines a never-to-be-repeated celestial event occurring now that in years past was surrounded by major change. An array of historians, religious scholars […]

Majority of Evangelical Christians in Survey See No Conflict Between Science and Religion

From: Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion (DoSER), a program of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)  WASHINGTON, DC – Evangelical Christians are not as antagonistic to science as they are often portrayed, according to survey results presented at a conference organized by AAAS on misperceptions between scientists and members of religious communities. […]

Media advisory – Archbishop Aquila, Dr. Edward Sri and other experts 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 […]

PCA Affirms Biblical Marriage

The Office of the Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) has received numerous emails regarding the recent action of the mainline Presbyterian Church (USA) in redefining marriage. On March 17, 2015 the Presbyterian Church (USA) approved language that allows its ministers to officiate at same-sex marriages in its churches. The change comes […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – March 20

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1829 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on March 20 (check local listings). Selma 50th Anniversary – This month, commemorations have been taking place for the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday and subsequent marches in Selma […]