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I don’t know how many shoes this old radio program sells. But it can never feel the same as hearing those voices, most of them long dead, bring a c...

  • Added: Oct 04, 2016
  • Length: 05:59
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Our Independence Day special has stories on the Fourth of July as an American High Holy Day, the faiths of our founding fathers, and Jefferson's cu...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2016
  • Length: 52:30
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We speak with Fr. Jim Martin, editor of America Magazine and former chaplain of the Colbert Report, about his new book, Seven Last Words: An Invita...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Violinist Itzhak Perlman and Klezmer Conservatory Band founder Hankus Netsky join WETA's James David Jacobs to share music and memories of Passover...

Bought by Red River Radio Network


  • Added: Mar 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This year's Christmas special is entirely devoted to the one but for whom there would be no Christmas...

  • Added: Dec 23, 2015
  • Length: 02:58:41
Caption: Chanukah Tales
Writer Marilyn Kallet reads from her book, ONE FOR EACH NIGHT: CHANUKAH TALES AND RECIPES, a collection of eight food inspired tales that explain ...

Bought by WNJR and WJCU


  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Abdo Sayegh Rodriguez and his mother in a photo from his childhood.
Many immigrants who move to Minnesota find community through religion. But for one Venezuelan who grew up Jewish and came to Minnesota to join a da...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2015
  • Length: 05:09
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We are joined once again by Andrew Carwood of the Cardinall’s Musick to share some of the intimate and sensitive seasonal music by the English master.

  • Added: Nov 25, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
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Before wishing one another a blessed Christmas, perhaps we should first think about what this means for all living beings on the Earth. The sum of ...

  • Added: Nov 08, 2015
  • Length: 28:41
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Reverend Nathan Detering tried an experiment with his congregation — “reverse offering,” where instead of members donating money to the church, the...

  • Added: Oct 26, 2015
  • Length: 04:28
Caption: Amina Al-Sadi, Credit: Personal photo
Amina Al-Sadi is a 25-year-old American Muslim currently observing the holy month of Ramadan. Ramadan is for spiritual renewal, but it is also abou...

Bought by KREV-LP, KISU, and KSFR


  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Ramadan decorations at the Al-Sadi home, Credit: Amina Al-Sadi
Amina Al-Sadi is a 25-year-old American Muslim currently observing the holy month of Ramadan. This year in the west, Ramadan lines up with the summ...

Bought by KREV-LP, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, PRX Remix, KZYX, WXAV 88.3FM and more


  • Added: Jun 23, 2015
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Northern Virginia Hebrew Congregation hosts members of the area's Muslim community for Friday services and meals during Ramadan., Credit: Northern Virginia Hebrew Congregation
At this Northern Virginia synagogue, Jews and Muslims are sharing much more than just space.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: May 18, 2015
  • Length: 05:19
  • Purchases: 1
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Stories for Passover about family, slavery, food, and... well, lice.

Bought by WRVO Public Media, WVPE, WCQS, WNIJ, WHYY and more


  • Added: Mar 06, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 27
Caption: Detail from a 14th-century painting of the Last Supper, appearing on the altar of Siena Cathedral, by Italian painter Duccio di Buoninsegna., Credit: wikipedia
An hour-long program of Early Music, marking the Palm Sunday, Maunday Thursday and Good Friday services leading up to Easter. Makes for a great spe...

Bought by WXXI, KREV-LP, Radio New Zealand, and West Virginia Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Mar 06, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Retired American Presbyterian missionary Barry Alter explains, in India, how the Easter story convinced her that Christianity wasn't about converti...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2015
  • Length: 04:40
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Berkeley-based Wilderness Torah is one group that’s trying to bring new meaning to the old tradition. Intrigued, I tagged along this past spring fo...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2015
  • Length: 11:58
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XPRESSIONS is a series of short, light-hearted features about the origin of popular phrases & sayings of every sort.

Bought by WRVO Public Media


  • Added: Dec 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:44
  • Purchases: 1
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This is a piece of original fiction I wrote and produced a couple years ago. It's a Nativity story in a garage on an alleyway in Richmond's Fan Dis...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2014
  • Length: 24:16
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Alex Mar talks about lines that can’t be crossed, the psychological need for ritual, and avoiding the politics in religion.

  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 25:14
Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Music to improve oneself by – from Uzbekistan to Manhattan to Michigan.

Bought by WNMU-FM and KPVL


  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Harold Lerner, 1945
1943, The Pacific. Aboard a troop ship bound for New Guinea, under threat of enemy fire, a young private is tasked with an awesome responsibility.

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 13:58
Caption: Diana Moya Lujan's piece at the Museum of International Folk Art
An N’MPower participant, who wishes to remain anonymous, interviews Spanish Colonial artist Diana Moya Lujan, in a community engagement project bet...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2014
  • Length: 05:57
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Yahye, a young participant in the Luxton after-school program reflects on the Islamic holiday of Eid.

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 18, 2014
  • Length: 01:35
  • Purchases: 1
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A conversation between Rabbi Ismar Schorsch and Host Larry Josephson about the history, rituals and meaning of Hanukkah--and its importance in our ...

Bought by Red River Radio Network, WRGY, XRAY.fm, WOUB, WNYC and more


  • Added: Nov 12, 2013
  • Length: 58:10
  • Purchases: 41