• 2012
  • 2:59
  • UK

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72 Steps Above the Green

By Geoff McQueen

Sometimes it's a blessing to have noisy neighbours. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 15:45
  • USA

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Honoring the Body: Taharah

By Rebecca Sheir

The Jewish burial ritual places great importance on treating the deceased with the utmost honor and respect. This is especially important during the ceremony of taharah, which involves the physical cleansing of the dead body. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Bitter Herbs, Sweet Freedom

By Frimet Goldberger

At a Passover dinner, two friends celebrate their exodus from a fundamentalist Hasidic community. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • Denmark

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Every Morning I Hear This Voice...

By Mikkel Nedergaard

A cultural detective searches out a singing stranger and in the process finds out how prayer affects a young man's life. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #147 The Sense of Duty Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: A dark secret that threatens to tear apart a family. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #60: The End as Beginning Show

By Various producers

 This hour: Rebecca Sheir's The End as Beginning: An Audio Exploration of the Jewish View of Death, a trilogy that blends interviews, personal reflections, and music, and focuses on death and the Jewish tradition. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:49
  • USA

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My God

By Tim Forrest

Shalt thou dispute With Him the points of liberty? (Milton) (more)

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  • 2011
  • 57:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #150 The Fear of Poland Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Facing fears in faraway lands. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Latin Mass

By Chris Angelos

Long before the women's movement even had a name, some Oak Park girls began questioning tradition without even knowing they were doing so. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2001
  • 29:11
  • USA

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The Graying of the Convent

By Mary Beth Kirchner

Documentarian Mary Beth Kirchner lived in a Chicago convent to produce this intimate portrait of aging Catholic nuns. (more)

Flightseries_1
  • 1998
  • 41:22
  • USA

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The Lemon Tree

By Sandy Tolan

Bashir was six during the height of the 1948 Arab-Israeli war, when his family was forced to flee his stone home in old Palestine and live as refugees in the West Bank town of Ramallah. (more)

Lemontree_pidgey
  • 2006
  • 59:01
  • USA

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Re:sound #57: The Seeking Show

By Various producers

This hour: spiritual loss and pursuit, an isolated religious community in rural Montana, a grumpy minister, and more. (more)

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  • 1999
  • 20:01
  • USA

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Aimee Semple McPherson -- An Oral Mystery

By Deborah George & Art Silverman

Before Billy Graham, Jim Bakker, or even Bob Jones took to the airwaves, the first media evangelist in this country was a woman -- Sister Aimee Semple McPherson. (more)

Aimee
  • 2013
  • 5:15
  • USA

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Dear Santo Toribio

By Sarah Geis

After Oklahoma passed the toughest anti-immigration bill in the country, a Catholic church in Tulsa was looking for help, so they created a shrine to Santo Toribio, the patron saint of immigrants. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #136 The Twins Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Identical twins -- separated at birth, separated by belief and joined by matching outfits. (more)

Parent_trap-1961
  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links - 10

By Andrew Hood

The pastor in this fictional drama is the main character in a half-completed short story. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 13:44
  • USA

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Chosen People

By Eric Molinsky

At least forty thousand African Americans are practicing Jews. They call themselves Hebrew Israelites and their style of worship inspires a variety of reactions: enthusiasm, curiosity, and sometimes even outright hostility. (more)

Temple1_edited
  • 2010
  • 1:39
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That (A Father's Conversion)

By Tina Antolini

A man who would later become a priest describes the day of his conversion. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 5:23
  • USA

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Beginnings

By Roger Beebe

"A new start for the start." (more)

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  • 2008
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #88: The Messages Show

By Various producers

This hour: phone solicitors, bottle evangelists, a mysterious cassette tape unearthed in the attic, and more. (more)

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