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Interfaith Voices is an innovative and growing public radio show, re-framing the discussion of religion in our society. We explore the full range of faith traditions, promoting interfaith dialogue, respecting diversity and fostering religious tolerance. We offer compelling discussions of contemporary issues in religion, spirituality and ethics, and deal especially with the ways theologies and teachings from many faith traditions intersect with public policy. Thus, Interfaith Voices:
Provides a forum to discuss the multiple roles of religion in American public life, Discusses a "morality" that includes more than who sleeps with whom. Moral issues on Interfaith Voices include social and economic justice, human rights (including women's rights and gay/lesbian rights), and non-violence - as well as the commonly-discussed issues of sexuality and reproduction.
Broadcasts a broad spectrum of religious, spiritual and ethical viewpoints, and Fosters a culture of tolerance, dialogue and religious liberty.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 7:00pmTurkey's government is officially secular. So why does the state control nearly every aspect of religious life? Plus, our final interview with the warm and wise Marcus Borg, who died on Jan. 21.
Thursday, January 15, 2015 7:00pmWhat's lurking behind Europe's spike in anti-Semitism and Islamophobia. And - six years ago, Anne Rice told us she was abandoning vampires and committing to Christ. Now her faith has fled...and the vampires are back.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 7:00pm"If you're not totally bowled over by the fact that you exist, your humanity is incomplete." Deepak Chopra talks to Jeff Kripal about the mystery of being alive. Plus, misconceptions about depicting Muhammad.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 7:00pmTwo amazing radio docs from our archives. An intimate portrait of snake handlers and strychnine-drinkers in the hills of Appalachia, and Elizabeth and Caroline: twin sisters, two faiths.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 7:00pmNearly all religions contain some advice about how to deal with our own mortality. This week, a whole hour on the human will to exist forever, including a conversation with "Left Behind" author Tim Lahaye.