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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, April 15, 2015 8:00pmBribes in exchange for drivers licenses. Sex in exchange for fair trials. Why corruption--the misuse of public office for personal gain--rouses religious extremism. Plus, nirvana gone awry: the death of Ian Thorson.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 8:00pmAt the end of our lives, if suffering is profound, should we be able to choose how and when we go? Two priests weigh in: one calls it suicide, the other, dying with dignity. And an in-studio performance of Sikh hymns.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 8:00pmIs it the anti-gay bill? The religious liberty law? Two sides debate the true intentions of Indiana's controversial religious freedom act. And Jeanne Bishop explains her decision to forgive her sister's killer.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 8:00pmChina's atheist government once destroyed temples and jailed monks and priests. Now religion is booming--and some of it's being funded by the state. And a review of Alex Gibney’s jaw-dropping documentary on Scientology.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 8:00pmWe host a debate on whether the so-called Islamic State is truly 'Islamic,' and ask if exploring their theology is the right thing to focus on. And are the TED talks today's evangelical tent revivals?