What Color Is Your Faith Crisis?

Two hundred years after Eric Hoffer’s True Believers found permanent and repetitive “purchase” along the fertile banks of what became the Erie Canal (before, during, & after its construction), the fires of faith (and subsequent “conversion”) simply would not stop re-kindling. Multiple movements that are still pulsing energetically today sprung up there. This presentation explores four contrasting views of why and draws relevant links to today’s polarized US Milieu/Melee.

Russell Osmond, Natalie Shepherd Barkdull