Continuing Education

Dr. Shanta Premawardhana with Bishop Munib Younan of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Jordan and the Holy Land, and Rev. Barbara Rudolph of the Church of Rhineland in Germany.

Contextual Theology in Israel and Palestine

Photo: Dr. Shanta Premawardhana with Bishop Munib Younan of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Jordan and the Holy Land, and Rev. Barbara Rudolph of the Church of Rhineland in Germany. About 30 Jewish and Christian leaders from Israel, Palestine, Germany and the USA met last week in Beit-Jala in the West […]

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Solidarity Partnerships and Religious Hybridity

Solidarity Partnerships and Religious Hybridity

The Alliance of Baptists, at its Annual Gathering in Atlanta, April 17-19, 2015 celebrated 25 years of solidarity partnership with the Fraternidad Iglesias Bautistas de Cuba.  Rev. Paco Rodas, eminent church leader from Cuba, suggested that the Alliance should take credit for the new relationship between the US and Cuba, which […]

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Peace is the Fruit of Justice

Peace is the Fruit of Justice

SCUPE hosts Palestinian Christian Leader Rev. Dr. Jamal Khader “Come and See,” invites Fr. Jamal Khader at SCUPE’s jointly sponsored lecture with the Northwestern District of the UMC and the ELCA Peace Not Walls Campaign. “Visit the Holy Land,” says Khader, “but be sure to visit Bethlehem, and other cities […]

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Jesus was a Gospel Entrepreneur

Jesus was a Gospel Entrepreneur

The Art of Gospel Entrepreneurship Workshop was held February 21st & 22nd at Grace Place Episcopal Church with pastors, seminary students, non-profit leaders and business executives in attendance.  Among our many talented speakers were Eboo Patel of Interfaith Youth Core, Rev. Laura Truax of LaSalle Street Church, John Davidoff of Davidoff […]

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