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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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Traditional sacred music from 15th century Valencia and17th century Mexico, plus selections from Pablo Casals' El Pesebre (The Nativity).

Bought by KPIP-LP, WUAL, WNMU-FM, and KUHF


  • Added: Nov 22, 2015
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Los Reyes Magos, en el retablo mayor de la Seo de Zaragoza
Traditional Spanish and Catalan carols, plus a Mallorcan Christmas Eve tradition, and a Christmas Tableau by Joaquín Rodrigo.

Bought by WNCU, KPIP-LP, KVNO, KPVL, WUAL and more


  • Added: Nov 22, 2015
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 9
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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 KISU and KSFR


  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 2
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 KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, PRX Remix, KZYX, WXAV 88.3FM, KSFR and more


  • Added: Jun 23, 2015
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 6
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 KALW, KOSU, KUT, Troy Public Radio, WCPN and more


  • Added: Mar 06, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 18
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 Radio New Zealand and West Virginia Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Mar 06, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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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 WRGY, XRAY.fm, WOUB, WNYC, WRFA-LP and more


  • Added: Nov 12, 2013
  • Length: 58:10
  • Purchases: 40
Caption: "Houdini and the ghost of Abraham Lincoln," ca. 1920, Credit: Library of Congress
With Halloween coming up, and vampires or zombies regularly topping the box office, it seems Americans can't get enough of all things spooky. This ...

Bought by Louisville Public Media


  • Added: Oct 16, 2013
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: No Room At The Inn, Credit: Charles McGuigan
Three Christmas stories. In the first story family nativities build homes in Haiti. The second story is about a man and a machine in Williamsburg, ...

Bought by Northeast Indiana Public Radio, WHRV, KWIT, and WLRN


  • Added: Oct 07, 2013
  • Length: 54:55
  • Purchases: 4