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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly Program Listings for August 1, 2008

31 Jul

For Immediate Release


This week's edition of the PBS newsmagazine program RELIGION & ETHICS NEWSWEEKLY (distributed Friday, August 1 at 5 p.m., check local listings) with guest anchor Tim O'Brien will feature the following reports:

* Lambeth Report - Kim Lawton reports from Canterbury, England on the once-every-decade Lambeth meeting of the Anglican bishops.

* Christian Science Healing - Judy Valente examines the practice of spiritual healing among Christian Scientists.

* Save the Torah - Rabbi Menachem Youlus describes his work to rescue and repair Torah scrolls.

SPECIAL NOTE: This week in One Nation: View the results of an exclusive Zogby International poll for Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly focusing on how religious voters respond to potential vice presidential candidates.

To request a transcript of these reports, send an e-mail to or go to the program Web site at where the transcript and streaming video of each segment will be available after 8:30 p.m. on Friday.For information, contact:

Mary Schultz
Director of Communications
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly


The organizations and/or individuals who submit materials for distribution by Religion News Service are solely responsible for the facts in and accuracy of their materials. Religion News Service will correct any errors brought to its attention.

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