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22 May

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly Program Listings for May 23, 2008

** MEDIA ADVISORY ** MEDIA ADVISORY ** MEDIA ADVISORY ** This week's edition of the PBS newsmagazine program RELIGION & ETHICS NEWSWEEKLY (distributed Friday, May 23 at 5 p.m., check local listings) will feature the following reports: * Polygamy Families - Bob Abernethy is joined by a studio guest t... More

21 May

Kairos Outreach Supports Prisoners, Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ORLANDO, Fla. - The Kairos Prison Ministry program, headquartered in Winter Park, FL, provides faith-based Christian programs for prisoners and their families across the nation and Overseas. The ministry, which got its start in 1976, is made up of three programs: Kairos Inside... More

21 May

Archbishop Demetrios to Visit Moscow at the Official Invitation of Patriarch Alexy

May 19, 2008 New York, NY - On Wednesday May 21, Archbishop Demetrios of America will travel to Russia, leading a delegation from the Archdiocese on an official visit to the Patriarchate of Moscow. This first official visit of an Archbishop of America to the Church of Russia comes after the invitati... More

20 May

USC Launches Third Annual Program for African American Clergy and Lay Leaders

For Immediate Release Los Angeles - The USC Passing the Mantle Clergy and Lay Leadership Institute is now accepting applications for its 2008 program. Created to develop a new generation of black church leaders in California, the program trains emerging and established African American clergy and la... More

19 May

Fair Witness Rebukes America Magazine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Christians for Fair Witness on the Middle East strongly rebukes America Magazine for the disgraceful editorial "Israel at 60" (May 26 edition) in which it asks whether Israel can be both Jewish and a democracy. "This is part of a disturbing trend to question the legitimacy of... More

15 May

President Celebrates Israel’s 60th with Biblical Texts

By the Grace of G-d FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Much is being said about President Bush's speech to Israel's Knesset this Thursday. Although major media outlets are focusing on the political aspects of the speech, in an interview with noted Biblical scholar Rabbi Chaim Miller, he suggested focusing on the... More

15 May

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly Program Listings for May 16, 2008

This week's edition of the PBS newsmagazine program RELIGION & ETHICS NEWSWEEKLY (distributed Friday, May 16 at 5 p.m., check local listings) will feature the following reports: * Familial DNA Testing - Lucky Severson explores the debate over the controversial use of familial DNA testing to identify... More

15 May

Journalists, editors eligible for $5,000 scholarships for college religion courses

(Columbus, Ohio) -- Religion Newswriters invites all working journalists, regardless of beat, to apply to its Lilly Scholarships in Religion program. The scholarships give full-time journalists up to $5,000 to cover the cost of taking college religion courses. With religion in the headlines more tha... More

15 May

ATLASerials®  (ATLAS®) Welcomes New Titles in ATLASerials (ATLAS) Online Collection

Chicago, IL, May 15, 2008--The American Theological Library Association (ATLA) is pleased to announce that the ATLASerials (ATLAS) online collection of major religion and theology journals has recently added four new titles, including two new Spanish language titles:

    Estudios Eclesiasticos (Spanish...
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15 May

Fair Witness Questions Statement Issued By UCC National Leadership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2008 Christians for Fair Witness on the Middle East questions a statement issued by Revs. John Thomas and Cally Rogers-Witte (General Minister and Executive Minister, Wider Church Ministries, of the United Church of Christ, respectively) on Israel's 60th anniversary. T... More

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