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USA: New York City, Autumn 2004
Thursday Nights at General Theological Seminary
'What Does Christianity Have to Do with Politics ... and What Does Politics Have to Do with
Christianity?' The series begins on September 30 and runs from 7 to 9 pm on four Thursdays
before Election Day. The series brings together clergy, laity, and professors for weekly presentations
and lively conversation. The fee of US $135 also includes a wine and cheese reception at the
home of the Dean and President. Information and an application form here (in PDF): http://www.gts.edu/academic/godeeperfall04.pdf.
30: The Biblical Prophets as Political Commentators
The Reverend Robert Owens, Professor of Old Testament. Much of the material preserved
in Scripture connected with individuals such as Amos, Isaiah, and Jeremiah has to do
with political criticism of the government and dominant institutions of their day.
This session explores the values and convictions which brought them into harsh and
sometimes dangerous conflict with the "establishment."
7: Religion and the Meaning of America: 1630 to the Present
R. Bruce Mullin, SPRL Professor of Church History. How do religious concepts and understandings
contribute to an understanding of what it means to be an American? How have these understandings
changed over time? How does this long history affect present day discussions of religion
and the social order? These and other questions will be addressed in this lecture.
14: Can the Church Be Too Political? Reflections on Levels of Personal,
Clerical, Parochial and Denominational Political Involvement.
The Reverend William Doubleday, Professor of Pastoral Theology. Both history and contemporary
events suggest a variety of approaches to the question of how religious individuals
and institutions can or should engage in politics at the local, state, and national
28: Rhetoric, Religion, and the Presidency: Symbolic Dimensions of
The Reverend Mitties McDonald DeChamplain, Trinity Church Professor of Preaching. Presidential
campaigns are inescapably religious, and this presentation will explore the ways in
which candidates use various media to establish their fitness to be high priest and
prophet of the civil-religious tradition in America.
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Magnificent Collection of Brief Lives: In the Telegraph,
Christopher Howse explains why we should all rejoice at the
publication of the new Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Ancaster Demons, by Norman Russell and reviewed by Virginia
Rounding. A whodunit set in 1893.
of the Heart: New Psalms in the Celtic Tradition, by David
Adam and reviewed by John Armson. An anthology of David Adam's
psalm-prayers 'tied into that biblical discipline, as also into
the Celtic traditions.'
must be the basis:
Bill Bowder, writing in the Church Times, talks to the new Secretary
General of the Anglican Communion Office.
and the Culture of Christianity in Early Modern England, edited
by Dennis Taylor & David N. Beauregard is reviewed by O J
Cockshut. 'This is a collection of 16 specialised essays about
Shakespeare’s relation (biographical and literary) with
Christian doctrine and practice in his time.'