Monthly Archives: April 2019

Mary of Egypt at the Newberry

English translation “The Harlot Koan,” an essay on Mary of Egypt by poet-editor Dave O’Neal Image: First page of the Life of Mary of Egypt, traditionally read in the Orthodox church during Lent, as part of the “Canon of St. … Continue reading

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Thy will knows no end in me.

“I thought that my voyage had come to its end at the last limit of my power – that the path before me was closed, that provisions were exhausted and the time come to take refuge in silent obscurity. But … Continue reading

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Flint Water Crisis: Case Study

I was inspired and enriched to hear and meet Marc Edwards of Flint Water Study fame at the “Thirst for Clean Water” symposium in northwest Indiana this weekend! The event reminded me that the case study and teaching tools colleague Rachel Gordon … Continue reading

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Reflections: Medicine & Religion Conference

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AJPH Podcast: Are FBOs compatible with Public Health?

Well, it’s complicated. Click below to listen to the February 2019 podcast, where AJPH editor Alfredo Morabia asks this question of  Drs. William Foege, Robert Pyne, Ellen Idler, and Mimi Kiser: PODCAST-ENGLISH-FEBRUARY-2019_HC WORKERS – 1_13_19, 8.45 PM.mp3 The podcast is … Continue reading

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Webcast on Religion & Public Health Partnerships! April 3, 2019

Free webcast on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 to celebrate and discuss the March 2019 American Journal of Public Health special section on “Faith-based organizations and Public Health Practice.”  The  webcast,”Finding Common Ground:  Partnerships  in  Religion  and Public Health,” will be … Continue reading

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