- The unbelievable Christian Creed (Grawemeyer winner 2019)
- Concentrate on something very, very small
- Public Health, Religion, and Spirituality Network: Fall Bulletin now live!
- Justice for the Poor in early Rabbinic Law (book summary)
- Spirituality, Theology & Health (Durham UK): New website!
- Garb of Being!
- Women in Global Health: Learn, Engage, Advance, Disrupt
- Care for the Poor in Late Antique Egypt
- AJR: Food & Transformation
- How Medical Texts in Antiquity were Written: Colloquium Sept. 23-25, 2019
- Health worker report on faith collaborations in the US
- First Book Workshop – Application Call – Deadline 9/6/19
- Kippers posted from here; and other summer reflections
- Food, Health & The Body: Duke Collaborative Calls for Applications
- CFP: Religion & Public Health in Environmental Research
- Thank you, Ellen Aitken: Updated
- Patristic Studies in Boston: July 14-19, 2019
- “But nobody noticed when the albatross had disappeared”*
- Coming Soon: The Garb of Being
Monthly Archives: March 2016
Just seen: “On the Bride’s Side”, a (true) story of how a couple of Italian filmmakers, journalists, and over 2600 crowdsource funders dared to save five refugees when 17 countries who said they’d welcome them, didn’t. Read a review Q&A … Continue reading
Unveiled in 1992 in memory of Archbishop Oscar Romero of San Salvador, assassinated on March 24, 1980, this plaque by artist Paul Grime stands at the entrance to Edinburgh University’s “Romero Place.” Click on the image to view close up. … Continue reading
Princeton historian Peter Brown’s new book, Treasure in Heaven: The Holy Poor in Early Christianity is based on the 2012 Richard Lectures given over three days at the University of Virginia. View the lectures on YouTube
Learn more about two other 2016 Grawemeyer award-winning books that explore issues of poverty and what they have to say about persistent social risk factors such as violence and socioeconomic status: The award-winner in EDUCATION, The Long Shadow: Family Background, … Continue reading
Yale’s Institute of Sacred Music, Congregations Project will host a conference July 19-21, 2016: Poverty, Wealth, and Worship Learn more!
Two 1920s-era 58″ Flexible Flier Racer sleds sit waiting for wet mittens, children’s chuckles, and a new century of winters