Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN in association with WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1539 is fed over PBS on Friday, May 25th at 5:00 p.m. (check local listings).
• Female Theologians - More and more Christian women are graduating from seminary and pursuing careers in theology and ministry. Kim Lawton visits Union Theological Seminary in NYC and talks with its first female president, Serene Jones, about the opportunities for women in theology, as well as the limitations they still face.
• Juvenile Justice – A U.S. Supreme Court decision is expected soon on whether juveniles convicted of murder can be sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. Tim O’Brien reviews the issues before the court and the arguments the prosecution and defense have made in their presentations.
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