Faith in Perspective

(February 7, 2013) Rev. James Forbes, Jr., president of Healing of the Nations Foundation, offers insight on hope, healing, and inspiration from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He recently shared his thoughts on forgiveness after the Newton shooting...
(August 17, 2012) Ahmad Corbitt, an Odyssey board member and spokesman for the New York office of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, addresses criticisms leveled against the LDS church. Corbitt says that the church is welcoming to...
(August 13, 2012) Professor Yvonne Haddad explains the difference between two branches of Islam — Sunni and Shi'a.
(August 24, 2012) Eboo Patel, founder and director of the Interfaith Youth Core, discusses the importance of building bridges with the Muslim world. Just as he finds resonance between his own American and Muslim identities, Patel says, "the...
(June 4, 2012) Hussein Rashid, an associate editor at Religion Dispatches, dispels Muslim stereotypes, including the many surrounding "jihad."
(May 24, 2012) Hussein Rashid, an associate editor at Religion Dispatches, explains that Islam, contrary to popular belief, is a religion that has been rooted in America for centuries.
(April 17, 2012) Odyssey's interview with Ahmad Corbitt, an Odyssey board member and spokesman for the New York office of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, kicks off a series we call Faith in Perspective.