Here’s what’s coming up this weekend on State of Belief Radio –
Host Welton Gaddy is away, and filling in is Interfaith Alliance Executive Director Rabbi Jack Moline.
A surge in LGBT youth suicides within the Mormon Church. Some have pointed to recent anti-gay declaration by Church leaders as a possible cause. We’ll discuss the harm of faith-based bigotry with activist Mitchell Gold, founder of the nonprofit Faith In America.
Also, a thought-provoking new book from prominent Catholic author and public speaker Father James Martin. What do The Seven Last Words of Christ offer people of diverse faith backgrounds at this time of year?
And will the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Michigan be enough to finally get Americans to take economic and racial injustice more seriously? We’ll talk with Sam Fulwood from the Center for American Progress.