Nashville

U.S. sees dramatic growth in clergywomen over two decades

October 9, 2018
Research shows positive gains in how women are faring in America’s churches NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A new study reports dramatic gains in women clergy leading Mainline churches over the most recent study, completed 25 years ago, with some denominations reaching numerical equity between men and women. The report’s author Dr. Eileen Campbell-Reed compiled “State of …

Source: U.S. sees dramatic growth in clergywomen over two decades - Religion News Service

Christians Countering Anti-Muslim Rhetoric | April 29, 2016 | Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly | PBS

May 3, 2016
“Stereotypes lose their power because they’re replaced by true, authentic relationships,” says Rev. Josh Graves, pastor of the Nashville megachurch Otter Creek Church of Christ, describing his project of engagement between Christians and Muslims. “It’s very hard for people to care about people they don’t know. That’s just true of humans wherever you are on planet earth.” More →

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Religion Takes Spotlight In Final Days Of Nashville Mayoral Race : NPR

September 6, 2015
Mayoral races often focus on issues such as traffic and development. And Nashville's current contest has camped out on those themes. But in the final days before voting concludes, one candidate is trying to turn attention to the religion of his opponent, characterizing her as "anti-Christian" in an effort to win over African-American voters. Source: Religion Takes Spotlight In Final Days Of Nashville Mayoral Race : NPR

OUR Vanderbilt

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Phone: 615-939-4736
Email: ben@ourvandy.org
Website: http://www.ourvandy.org
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Open Table Nashville

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Address: Open Table of Nashville, Inc. 210 Morton Ave , Nashville, TN 37211
Email: Ingrid@opentablenashville.org
Website: http://opentablenashville.org

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Insight Nashville

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Address: Second Presbyterian Church 3511 Belmont Boulevard, Nashville, TN 37212
Email: gordon@InsightNashville.com [home], kathy@InsightNashville.com [home]
Website: http://www.insightnashville.com/home

Insight Nashville offers meditation sittings and dharma talks to devotees of all faiths in the Nashville community. Its eclectic community of practitioners, varying in age and religious...

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Nashville Shambhala

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Phone: 615-696-9572
Email: nashvilleshambhala@gmail.com
Website: http://www.shambhala.org/centers/nashville/index.html

Nashville Shambhala is an independent Shambhala center that offers mindfulness meditation practice, universally known as shamatha, each Sunday morning to the Nashville community. Shambhala is a combination of classical Tibetan Buddhism and a secular program developed by Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, a...

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