Christianity http://iowapublicradio.org en Who Was Jesus? http://iowapublicradio.org/post/who-was-jesus <p><a href="http://rezaaslan.com/">Reza Aslan&#39;s</a> latest book <a href="http://rezaaslan.com/books/">&quot;Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth&quot;</a> challenges long held assumptions of the historical figure.&nbsp;&nbsp; Host Ben Kieffer speaks to Aslan about the historical Jesus as well as Aslan&#39;s own faith journey.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 19:11:47 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Sarah Boden 30727 at http://iowapublicradio.org Who Was Jesus? Does Jesus Really Love Me? http://iowapublicradio.org/post/does-jesus-really-love-me-0 <p>Where can you find community and acceptance if you are gay or lesbian and a deeply believing Christian? That’s the question journalist Jeff Chu asks in his new book<em> </em><a href="http://doesjesusreallyloveme.com/">"Does Jesus Really Love Me?: A Gay Christian's Pilgrimage in Search of God in America."</a> Host Ben Kieffer speaks with Chu about his year-long,&nbsp; 28-state journey he took across the U.S. in exploration of how different Christian denominations discuss homosexuality and interact with gay and lesbian members of their congregations.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 20:24:45 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Sarah Boden 21889 at http://iowapublicradio.org Does Jesus Really Love Me? Iowa's "A Thief in the Night": More Than Just a Horror Flick http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowas-thief-night-more-just-horror-flick <p>If you grew up in a conservative Christian household any time in the last few decades, you may have seen a movie called “A Thief in the Night.” Otherwise, think B-movie horror flick – for Christian kids. &nbsp;The movie was made in Iowa and turns 40 this year.</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 22:39:07 +0000 Sarah McCammon 11939 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa's "A Thief in the Night": More Than Just a Horror Flick