Faith Matters

Faith Matters is now called Intersections. The updated show page can be found here: https://ksqd.org/intersections/

Writing about the Local Faith Community

Writing about the Local Faith Community

  Alliee DeArmond has been a columnist for the Santa Cruz Sentinel focusing on the faith community for many years.  In her monthly "In the Spirit" column, Alliee writes about her unique stories...

Christians Resisting the Vaccine

Christians Resisting the Vaccine

  Across the country, one of the distinct demographic groups that has been hesitant to get vaccinated against the Covid-19 virus are Evangelical Christians. Why are Christians so resistant to...

Caring for Refugees

Caring for Refugees

Every day, children and families cross our southern border and request asylum as they flee countries with violence, political instability and poverty. How do people of faith respond to this crisis...

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Seth Schapiro

Over many years, Seth Schapiro has interacted with a variety of cultures and faith perspectives. He grew up in a Jewish home and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Community Studies at UCSC. While living in the mountains of eastern Kentucky, he was exposed to various Appalachian Christian traditions. After teaching elementary school, he developed a K-12 multicultural education program that teaches principles of character using the words and lives of inspiring world figures. His travels have included visiting Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East and Asia where he has observed the influence of Islamic faith on people’s everyday lives. Recently, he taught at a Buddhist university in Cambodia.