Religion Panel

Spiritual leaders and theologians talked about overcoming the religious issues that divide people. Bishop Carlton Pearson talked about… read more

Spiritual leaders and theologians talked about overcoming the religious issues that divide people. Bishop Carlton Pearson talked about his book God Is Not a Christian, Nor a Jew, Muslim, Hindu...God Dwells with Us, in Us, Around Us, as Us (Atria), which was then the focus of the discussion. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.

The authors were: Malaika Adero (moderator), Up South: Stories, Studies, and Letters of This Century’s African American Migrations, (The New Press); Obery Hendricks, The Politics of Jesus: Rediscovering the True Revolutionary Nature of Jesus' Teachings and How They Have Been Corrupted (Doubleday); and Marta Moreno Vega, The Altar of My Soul: The Living Traditions of Santeria.

“God Is Not A Christian: Can We All Get Along in A World of Holy Wars and Religious Chauvinism?” was a panel of the 12th annual Harlem Book Fair from the Langston Hughes Auditorium in the New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.  close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Carlton D. Pearson Bishop Azusa Interdenominational Fellowship of Christian Churches and Ministries
  • Sarah Sayeed President Women in Islam
  • Marta Moreno Vega Founder and President Williams (Franklin H.) Caribbean Culture Center/ African Diaspora Institute
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Religion Panel

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jul 17, 2010
Last Aired:
Sep 6, 2010

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  • Jul 17, 2010 | 11:40am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 06, 2010 | 11:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 06, 2010 | 11:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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