Christianity

2018 Feb 07

Claiming God's Peace When Whiteness Stands Its Ground

(All day)

Location: 

Center for the Study of World Religions, 42 Francis Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Please join us for the Annual Greeley Lecture for Peace and Social Justice, delivered by Kelly Brown Douglas. This lecture will examine the social/political and theological implications of whiteness as an impediment to living into God’s justice. Special attention will be given to the implications for the church as well as theological education. Rev. Dr. Kelly Brown Douglas is Dean of Episcopal Divinity School at Union Theological Seminary. Ordained as an Episcopal priest in 1983, Douglas holds a master’s degree in theology and a Ph.D. in systematic theology from Union. She is the author of... Read more about Claiming God's Peace When Whiteness Stands Its Ground
2018 Jan 25

RPP Colloquium: The Church as a Reconciling Presence in a World of Conflict

(All day)

Location: 

45 Francis Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Is religion a cause of violent conflict or a catalyst for its transformation? Do faith leaders have a role at the international peacebuilding tables? Current international affairs highlight the power of religious ideologies—and their misappropriation—as a catalyst for social action. They have also prompted unprecedented interest in the role of religious leaders and ideologies to transform conflict and violence. The keynote session of the fourth annual RPP Colloquium dinner series will feature Canon Sarah Snyder, PhD, Archbishop of Canterbury's Director of Reconciliation, joined by her... Read more about RPP Colloquium: The Church as a Reconciling Presence in a World of Conflict

Pages