Beyond Our Differences

14 02 2009

BILL MOYERS JOURNAL presents the film BEYOND OUR DIFFERENCES which explores the common threads that unify the world’s religious traditions. In BEYOND OUR DIFFERENCES, religious leaders, politicians and luminaries in their fields give voice to the positive effects of spirituality and morality, focusing on commonalities spanning all faiths. While the negative — even violent — side of religion is widely reported, director Peter Bisanz documents the hope for positive change and healing universal to so many.

More about the documentary: Bill Moyers Journal on PBS

Beyond Our Differences on Amazon




2 responses

13 10 2009
A Free Spirit

Interesting post. I have just posted something on interreligous dialogue, with comments representing very different positions. Here is the link in case you are interested:

22 10 2009
A Free Spirit

I suppose the question might involve how two parties can learn to disagree. I must admit the rigidity sanctioned under the rubric of religion would not be acceptable in other domains. Perhaps this means there is a larger problem…

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