Articles by: Rev. Dr. Shanta Premawardhana

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

At the beginning of 2015, Rev. Osagyefo Sekou (who has been organizing and training for non-violent civil disobedience in Ferguson) asked an important question. Its 50 years since Martin Luther King, Jr., 50 years since Bloody Sunday, 50 years since civil rights legislation, what’s wrong with our theology that we […]

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A Demonstration of Contextual Theology

A Demonstration of Contextual Theology

Last week Dr. Larycia Hawkins burst out to the international media spotlight. The Assistant Professor of Political Science at Wheaton College, a Christian, wore a hijab to stand in solidarity with her Muslim sisters during Advent. She was put on paid administrative leave, not because she wore a head scarf […]

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