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This edition: Dr. James Forbes Jr., author, "Whose Gospel?"

Episode Details

Original tape date: February 1, 2010.

In “Whose Gospel?,” one of America’s greatest living preachers offers a compelling vision of progressive social change. Known as “the preacher’s preacher,” Dr. James A. Forbes Jr. has tirelessly advocated progressive views on the crucial issues of our time—from poverty, war, and women’s equality to racial justice, sexuality, and the environment. The Reverend Dr. James A. Forbes Jr. is founder and president of the Healing of the Nations Foundation and Senior Minister Emeritus of Riverside Church. Formerly a professor at Union Theological Seminary, he has also hosted The Time Is Now on Air America radio.

Guest List

Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. Director, Urban Education Policy Center, CUNY Graduate Center.

Rev. James A. Forbes, Jr. Senior Minister, Riverside Church