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Sound and Spirit
Spirituality of Work, The
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Sound And Spirit is a weekly series of hour-long radio programs exploring the human spirit through music and ideas.The program blends classical, traditional and world musics with myth and history, stories and poetry, and commentary from composers, theologians and writers, to provide insight into various aspects of the human experience. Each week the program explores connections between world cultures and examines different approaches to universal questions.

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From Mahatma Gandhi's idea of "bread-labor" to Matthew Fox's Christian perspective of the Reinvention of Work, spiritual traditions of the world see work as a way of connecting with the Divine. Join Ellen Kushner for an exploration of these traditions, along with the Jewish, Muslim, Taoist and Buddhist perspectives on work - and hear how music celebrates and aids us in our work and meditation.

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Chicago: “Sound and Spirit; Spirituality of Work, The,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 14, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_A5DF3158650F4EEEB1A13438234BE9E8.
MLA: “Sound and Spirit; Spirituality of Work, The.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 14, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_A5DF3158650F4EEEB1A13438234BE9E8>.
APA: Sound and Spirit; Spirituality of Work, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_A5DF3158650F4EEEB1A13438234BE9E8
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