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Around the World in 80 Faiths, 5, United States of America
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directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 56 mins
Pete is in the most religiously diverse country in the world, the USA. He discovers a dangerous side to the Bible Belt when he gets too close to the serpent-handlers in the Appalachian mountains, before taking his seat at a table-tipping séance. He continues to challenge his own faith when he comes face to face w...
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 56 mins
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Church Wars
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presented by Graham Davis; produced by Kirstine Lumb, Channel 9 (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 40 mins
Following the consecration of gay cleric Gene Robinson, can anything be done to reconcile the Anglican church?
presented by Graham Davis; produced by Kirstine Lumb, Channel 9 (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 40 mins
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Defamation
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directed by Yoav Shamir, 1970- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2009), 1 hour 31 mins
Israeli director Yoav Shamir embarks on a provocative and at times irreverent quest to answer the question: What is anti-Semitism today? Does it remain a dangerous and immediate threat? Or is it a scare tactic used by right-wing Zionists to discredit their critics? Speaking with an array of people from across the...
directed by Yoav Shamir, 1970- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2009), 1 hour 31 mins
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Delta Jews
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directed by Mike DeWitt; produced by Mike DeWitt (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 56 mins
For over a century, the largely rural region of the Mississippi delta has been home to a thriving Jewish community, rooted generations-deep in its rich soil. Jews became an integral part of delta life, forging a hybrid identity that was deeply Jewish and distinctively Southern. Their numbers have dwindled in recen...
directed by Mike DeWitt; produced by Mike DeWitt (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 56 mins
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Embalming
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produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 4 mins
At the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science, students learn to embalm and prepare bodies in accordance with Christian funeral traditions.
produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 4 mins
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Lecture 10 - Simone Weil:
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produced by Lara Shackford, fl. 2015; in From Augustine to Chesterton and Beyond: Great Spiritual Autobiographies (Rockville, MD: Now You Know Media, 2015, first release 2015), 25 mins
The spiritual life is a profoundly personal matter, and thus spiritual autobiographies reveal the soul itself and our struggles as we ache into holiness. Under the guidance of celebrated literary scholar Dr. Michael W. Higgins, you will explore 14 inspiring writers whose autobiographical works capture their spirit...
produced by Lara Shackford, fl. 2015; in From Augustine to Chesterton and Beyond: Great Spiritual Autobiographies (Rockville, MD: Now You Know Media, 2015, first release 2015), 25 mins
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The Gods Of Times Square
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directed by Richard Sandler, fl. 1999-2014 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2007), 1 hour 54 mins
Religious zealots roam the streets of the former riveria of free speech as Times Square decends into a Giuliani slashed Disney hell. The Gods of Times Square, Richard Sandler's first feature documentary, shot between 1993 and 1998, documents the religious fanatics, doomsday prophets, drug addicts and marginized st...
directed by Richard Sandler, fl. 1999-2014 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2007), 1 hour 54 mins
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Homegrown Gurus: From Hinduism in America to American Hinduism
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written by Helen Crovetto, fl. 2007, F. X. Charet, fl. 2007, Lola Williamson, fl. 2005, Ann Gleig, fl. 2007, Philip Charles, Lucas, fl. 2007, Henry Doktorski, III, 1956-, E. Burke Rochford, 1949-, Richard D. Mann, fl. 2007 and Ellen Goldberg, fl. 2007; edited by Lola Williamson, fl. 2005 and Ann Gleig, fl. 2007 (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 256 page(s)
Today, a new stage in the development of Hinduism in America is taking shape. After a century of experimentation during which Americans welcomed Indian gurus who adjusted their teachings to accommodate the New World context, "American Hinduism" can now rightly be called its own tradition rather than an imported re...
written by Helen Crovetto, fl. 2007, F. X. Charet, fl. 2007, Lola Williamson, fl. 2005, Ann Gleig, fl. 2007, Philip Charles, Lucas, fl. 2007, Henry Doktorski, III, 1956-, E. Burke Rochford, 1949-, Richard D. Mann, fl. 2007 and Ellen Goldberg, fl. 2007; edited by Lola Williamson, fl. 2005 and Ann Gleig, fl. 2007 (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 256 page(s)
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Insider/ Outsider: American Jews and Multiculturalism
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written by Naomi Seidman, fl. 1998, Michael Gluzman, fl. 1998, Hana Wirth-Nesher, fl. 1998, Michael Galchinsky, 1965-, Amy Newman, fl. 1998, Robert Alter, fl. 1998, Sara R. Horowitz, 1951-, Susannah Heschel, fl. 1972, Michael Walzer, 1935-, Cheryl Greenberg, fl. 1998, Mitchell Cohen, fl. 1998 and David Biale, 1949-; edited by Susannah Heschel, fl. 1972, Michael Galchinsky, 1965- and David Biale, 1949- (Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1998, originally published 1998), 289 page(s)
Twelve distinguished historians, political theorists, and literary critics present new perspectives on multiculturalism in this important collection. Central to the essays (all but one is appearing in print for the first time) is the question of how the Jewish experience can challenge the conventional polar opposi...
written by Naomi Seidman, fl. 1998, Michael Gluzman, fl. 1998, Hana Wirth-Nesher, fl. 1998, Michael Galchinsky, 1965-, Amy Newman, fl. 1998, Robert Alter, fl. 1998, Sara R. Horowitz, 1951-, Susannah Heschel, fl. 1972, Michael Walzer, 1935-, Cheryl Greenberg, fl. 1998, Mitchell Cohen, fl. 1998 and David Biale, 1949-; edited by Susannah Heschel, fl. 1972, Michael Galchinsky, 1965- and David Biale, 1949- (Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1998, originally published 1998), 289 page(s)
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Topic 12 - Liberation Theologies: Expanding the View
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produced by John Higgins, fl. 2010; in An Introduction to Liberation Theology (Rockville, MD: Now You Know Media, 2016, first release 2016), 27 mins
Explore one of the most dynamic movements of our time: liberation theology. Dramatic in its context and sweeping in its scope, liberation theology offers fascinating ways to engage with issues such as poverty, inequality, violence, and ecological concerns. Now, An Introduction to Liberation Theology helps you unde...
produced by John Higgins, fl. 2010; in An Introduction to Liberation Theology (Rockville, MD: Now You Know Media, 2016, first release 2016), 27 mins
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