The Rev. Cody Sanders writes widely on the ongoing tragedy of LGBTQ suicide in this country. Most recently, he authored a compelling article in Religion Dispatches Magazine, “Queer Suicide and the Malpractice of ‘Love.'” Cody talks to Welton about the dangers both of limiting our understanding of marginalization to instances of bullying and overt bigotry, and of the use of religious language to damage the legitimacy of queer lives.

Click here to read Rev. Cody Sanders’ Religion Dispatches article “Queer Suicide and the Malpractice of ‘Love.'”

Click the “play” button above to hear the extended interview. To download this audio, click here. Transcript coming soon. To hear the entire December 15, 2012 State of Belief Radio program, click here.

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