Souls, Sacrilege and Salvation « Pulitzer Gateway

Souls, Sacrilege and Salvation

Pulitzer Center

Sponsored by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

The Reverend Robert Griffin leads a secret church that is welcoming to gay men and women in Jamaica. He believes that religion is at the heart of Jamaica culture of homophobia and the time has come to reinterpret the Bible for modern times.

CREDITS:

Produced and Directed by Micah Fink
Correspondent: Lisa Biagiotti
Director of Photography: Gabrielle Weiss
Editor: Gabrielle Weiss
Produced in association with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and Worldfocus
With support from the M-A-C AIDS Fund

TRANSCRIPT:

LISA BIAGIOTTI: JAMAICA IS OFTEN SAID TO HOLD THE WORLD’S RECORD FOR THE MOST CHURCHES PER SQUARE MILE. THERE’S A PUBLIC PLACE OF WORSHIP FOR ALMOST EVERYONE. UNLESS YOU’RE GAY. IF YOU ARE, YOU MUST WORSHIP IN SECRET.

See Rev. Robert Griffin, unpacking chalice, tambourine and bible.

Read on to the next page →
1 2 3

Souls, Sacrilege and Salvation « Pulitzer Gateway

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Religion. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s