Season 4: Episode 5

Premiered: April 26, 2015

Sister Julienne questions the nature of absolute faith when she meets a Christian Science couple who refuse medicine for their newborn. Things become more complex when they’re accused of harming their child. Meanwhile, Barbara tries to communicate with a pregnant woman who can’t speak English. Using the woman’s young son to translate presents a new set of problems. Sister Mary Cynthia returns, and Fred meets a woman who catches his eye.

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Aired: 2015-04-27 00:00:00 0:30 Rating: TV-14

Witness the consequences of a Christian Science couple’s refusal of medicine.

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