Fresno Reel Pride – Religious Film Series: THE BIG LIE: Tenets of Hate
Religious Film Series: THE BIG LIE: Tenets of Hate
Saturday, Sept 30, 2023 \\ 🔴 FCC THEATRE \\ ✝️☪️ RELIGIOUS FILM SERIES \\ Religious Film Series includes access to all three films + interview with 1946’s Edward Oxford + local religious leaders panel moderated by Paul Swearengin. \\ 11:00 AM \\ The Radical: Muhsin Hendricks is the world’s first openly gay imam. Despite opposition, he established a radically inclusive mosque in Cape Town. Now, he fights for LGBTQ Muslims to be embraced in the countries where their existence is outlawed.\\ 1:00 PM \\ 1946: The MistranslationThat Shifted Culture: Researchers trace the origins of the Christian anti-gay movement to a mistranslation of the Bible in 1946. \\ 3:00 pm \\ Interview with 1946’s Edward Oxford and Local Religious Leaders Discussion moderated by Paul Swearengin, “Unconventional Pastor Paul” \\ 4:30 PM \\ Wonderfully Made: As religious discrimination against LGBTQ+ people intensifies in the US and abroad, a team of creatives upends 1700 years of religious iconography by producing photo art depicting Jesus as a member of the LGBTQ+ community.