Religious Liberty & COVID-19

June 4, 2020


Religious Liberty & COVID-19During this seminar, available on-demand, Close Up’s, Joe Geraghty discusses Religious Liberty & COVID-19 with Benjamin P. Marcus, Religious Literacy Specialist with the Religious Freedom Center of the Freedom Forum Institute.  Benjamin talks about the First Amendment and the restrictions places on religious institutions during the pandemic. 

Mr. Marcus has developed religious literacy programs for public schools, universities, U.S. government organizations, and private foundations, and he has delivered presentations on religion at universities and nonprofits in the U.S. and abroad. He has worked closely with the U.S. State Department, Interfaith Youth Core, the Foundation for Religious Literacy, and the Cambridge Inter-Faith Programme in the United Kingdom.