“For the Bible Tells Me So” at Xavier University
Discussion will follow film
On Tuesday, February 5 from 7-9 pm in the Gallagher Student Center Theatre at
Through the experiences of five very normal, very Christian, very American families - including those of former House Majority Leader Richard Gephardt and Episcopal Bishop Gene Robinson - we discover how insightful people of faith handle the realization of having a gay child. Winner of five awards, the Sundance Film Festival awarded For the Bible Tells Me So the 2007 Grand Jury Prize. Sundance reviewers said, “Rather than smacking down with a righteous hammer, director Daniel Karslake simply takes those who would believe that there is no common ground between faith and homosexuality and gently, relentlessly chisels away at every argument that bolsters those beliefs…Karslake shines a light on how often regular people believe what they've been told the Bible says about homosexuality without ever questioning what they've been told.” Conversations with respected voices such as Bishop Desmond Tutu,
A discussion will follow the film. For more information, please call 513 921-8887.