Rena Garrett

Development/Promotion Director, TV

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4:28 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

"Three Faiths, One God: Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Pt. 2" airs on Thursday, the 26th at 7 pm

A composite image of a Christian church, Jewish temple and an Islamic mosque.

THREE FAITHS, ONE GOD: JUDAISM, CHRISTIANITY, ISLAM thoughtfully examines the religious beliefs and practices shared by Jews, Christians and Muslims to illustrate how many in the Abrahamic faith communities are dealing with historical conflicts and charts their dedication to facilitating understanding and respect. THREE FAITHS, ONE GOD captures a broad range of voices and ideas of ordinary people and respected scholars in the interfaith field. The program contrasts the religious practices of the three faiths, including the rituals of fasting and marriage.

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Arts
4:18 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Enjoy breathtaking performances of beloved spirituals on "God's Greatest Gifts" at 9 pm on the 25th

Cecilia String Quartet

Explore some of the most powerful pieces of music ever written in GOD'S GREATEST HITS. A fascinating music and entertainment special, the program interweaves breathtaking performances of the beloved spirituals "Amazing Grace," "Hallelujah" (from Handel's Messiah), "Ave Maria," "Wade in the Water" and "Abide with Me" with enlightening historical commentary from music critics, world class musicians and religious experts.

"God's Greatest Hits" airs on Wednesday, December 25th at 9:00 p.m. on channel 3.

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Science
4:13 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

"Building the Great Cathedrals" on NOVA airs Wednesday, December 25 at 8 pm

Carved from a hundred million pounds of stone, soaring effortlessly atop a spider web of masonry, Gothic cathedrals are marvels of human achievement and artistry. But how did medieval builders reach such spectacular heights? Pictured: Beauvais Cathedral.

Carved from a hundred million pounds of stone, soaring effortlessly atop a spider web of masonry, Gothic cathedrals are marvels of human achievement and artistry. But how did medieval builders reach such spectacular heights? Consuming the labor of entire towns, sometimes taking a hundred years to build, these architectural marvels were crafted from just hand tools and stone. Many now teeter on the brink of catastrophic collapse.

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Arts
4:09 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

"Christmas in Yellowstone" on Nature airs Wednesday, December 25th at 7 pm

As snow falls and Christmas lights glow in Jackson Hole, a holiday season of a different sort settles in just beyond the town, in the great winter world of Yellowstone. Breathtaking landscapes frame intimate scenes of wolves and coyotes, elk and bison, bears and otters as they make their way through their most challenging season of the year. NATURE journeys in the footsteps of the men who first explored the park, and travels with their modern-day counterpart on his own journey of discovery.

Arts
4:00 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

"From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians, Pt. 1" on Frontline airs Tuesday the 24th, at 9 pm

FRONTLINE presents the epic story of the rise of Christianity. Drawing upon new and sometimes controversial historical evidence, the series transports viewers back 2,000 years to the time and place where Jesus of Nazareth once lived and preached and challenges familiar assumptions and conventional notions about the origins of Christianity. The first program traces the life of Jesus of Nazareth, exploring the message that helped his ministry grow and the events that led to his crucifixion around 30 C.E.

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