Monthly Archives: April 2016

Health and African Orthodox Christianity: A Cape Breton Case Study

St. Philip’s African Orthodox Church, founded in 1921 in a suburb of Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, preserves the heritage of West Indian Christians in Canada. The parish now includes a few white worshippers as well. Considered one of … Continue reading

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Radical Christians (USA), 1900-2014

The Project on Lived Theology at the University of Virginia is planning seminars and public discussions during 2016 and 2017 leading up to a new book, Can I Get a Witness?, a series of biographies about scholars, activists, laypeople, and religious … Continue reading

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Domestic migration

  “Blimey, I know there’s a code violation here somewhere… let’s see, which regulation do I choose?…” (click on image to view at full size)

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Sandtown: Reconciliation, Revisited

Click above to read the Rev. Dr. Mark Gornik’s reflection on reconciliation and change in Sandtown, one of Baltimore’s poorest and most potentially violent neighborhoods.

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Grawemeyer 2016 : Short Interviews

Learn more about this year’s award-winning ideas

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Russell Jeung’s “At Home In Exile”

Coming soon from the Virginia Seminar’s Project on Lived Theology scholar, Russell Jeung: At Home in Exile: Finding Jesus Among my Ancestors and Refugee Neighbors. Read more about the book here Watch “The Oak Park Story,” the film Jeung helped … Continue reading

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On food, faith, and culture

Kendall Vanderslice is a writer and pastry chef who has cooked her way from Tanzania to Boston, and beyond, passionate about the intersection of food, faith, and culture. Learn more at Kendall’s website, “A Vanderslice of the Sweet Life”, And … Continue reading

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