This morning at the Center for American Progress, FPL Executive Director Jennifer Butler moderated a discussion with Bishop Gene Robinson. Most remember Bishop Robinson’s election as the first openly gay bishop in the Episcopal Church, and the strife that has ensued within the Anglican communion since then. Check out CAP’s website for video of this very interesting event. The Bishop’s remarks were notable for both their wisdom and charity (even to those with whom he disagrees), two virtues that are rare in our public discourse.
Although a few months old, this very informative short doc provides exclusive interviews with House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA), Rabbi David Saperstein and Rev. Richard Cizik of the National Association of Evangelicals.
Richard Land is president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention. Princeton (A.B., magna cum laude) and Oxford (D.Phil.) educated, Dr. Richard Land has headed the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission since 1988.
Roy Herron is a State Senator from Tennessee covering the 24th distract. After graduating from the University of Tennessee with highest honors, Roy studied New Testament and ethics in Scotland as a Rotary Scholar, then became one of Vanderbilt University’s first two joint divinity and law graduates.