Events

A New Crop of SCUPE Leaders: Educating for Pluralism and Solidarity

A New Crop of SCUPE Leaders: Educating for Pluralism and Solidarity

  Seventeen leaders wrestled with Contextual Theology – the method of learning that begins with listening to and learning from those in the margins of our societies. Alternative to the usual way of learning that begins with “received” tradition, contextual learning values the wisdom and insight that comes bubbling up […]

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Meeting Jesus at the Border: A Statement by the SCUPE Board of Directors

Meeting Jesus at the Border: A Statement by the SCUPE Board of Directors

SCUPE resolves to educate communities and people of faith for reflection and action on immigration justice, humane treatment for those at the borders, and welcome to refugees. The values of hospitality on which our nation is built, the religious traditions of welcome for the stranger, and the migrant and refugee […]

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Bring the Sky Down!

Bring the Sky Down!

SCUPE’s Border Immersion Trip to the US-Mexico Border at Nogales Someone painted a section of the border fence with sky blue paint to “bring the sky down!” The artist’s intention was to create the illusion of what it will look like if the wall was not there. The border fence […]

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I’m Going to the Parliament – Taking the SCUPE Course!

I’m Going to the Parliament – Taking the SCUPE Course!

   Nikki Blanks is a third year seminary student at McCormick Theological Seminary. She recently took a SCUPE course and is currently interning at the SCUPE office to raise money for other students to join her at the Parliament 2015 Course.      With great anticipation, I am preparing for an […]

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