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God In America

GOD IN AMERICA tells the sweeping and dramatic history of religion in the public life of America, from the arrival of Columbus in 1492 to the 2008 election. The series explores the potent and complex interaction between religion and democracy, the origins of the American concept of religious liberty and the controversial evolution of that ideal in the courts and the political arena.

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Monday, Dec 17, 2012 - 5:00 AM    "Soul of a Nation/of God and Caesar" At the heart of the post-war era is a contradiction: The Supreme Court embarks on a series of decisions that require government actions to have a secular purpose, just as fresh religious energy surges through the nation, fueling the Cold War fight and the Civil Rights movement. The miniseries concludes by exploring the political aspirations of the religious right, the dynamics of the contemporary religious marketplace and the re-emergence of a religious voice in the Democratic Party. Meanwhile, America is fast becoming the world's most religiously diverse nation. Parts 5 and 6 of 6 G
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Monday, Dec 17, 2012 - 5:00 AM "Soul of a Nation/of God and Caesar" (WORLD)
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Monday, Dec 17, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Soul of a Nation/of God and Caesar" (WORLD)
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Monday, Dec 17, 2012 - 4:00 PM "Soul of a Nation/of God and Caesar" (WORLD)
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