In the wake of one of the most contentious elections in recent history, BEYOND TOLERANCE, a CBS Interfaith Special, tackles where we are as a country and ways to overcome prejudice and bigotry in communities across the United States.
Celebrate the highest Christian holy day with Marble Collegiate Church in New York City.
Unquestionably, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel was one of the great religious figures of the 20th century. He was also one of the most important social critics of his time, being an outspoken supporter of the civil rights movement and equally vocal against the Vietnam war, a renowned philosopher, scholar, teacher and mystic. But a poet?
“He is risen” is the resounding Gospel of Easter. Hartford Church Choir and Congregation dialogue in rapturous praise with Pastor Charles G. Adams as he preaches an Easter message for the challenges of today.
This Christmas special features an award winning children’s choir, male quartet “The Heralds” and gospel artist Christine D.M. Wollmann. Taped at the Spencerville Seventh Day Adventist Church in Silver Spring MD, the program features a Christmas message from pastor Shawn Boonstra as well as interviews with the musicians and congregants as to what Christmas means to them.
CRIME, PUNISHMENT & REDEMPTION, a CBS Interfaith Special, looks at how the faith community is helping returning citizens and their family members put their lives back together after incarceration. This special broadcast will be on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, Oct. 5 (check local listings)
An intimate portrait of a group of American nuns, the Maryknoll Sisters, who have accompanied the disenfranchised in their struggle for social justice. By turns tragic and joyous, yet always inspirational, this insightful documentary is a revealing portrait of these courageous women.
Religion is alive with laughter and good humor. Some clerics relax the congregation with humor while also delivering a serious message. Some Churches and Synagogues today will post humorous messages on their outdoor signs. This program explored the idea that laughter is healthy and a healing part of life while helping to create balances within religion.