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The Word is Action: Engaging the Bible and Social Justice in memory of Walter Wink

October 20, 2016

In the 21st Century, the work of activists in the field of social justice has become increasingly intersectional. The environmental...

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The Art of Contextual Bible Study - Webinar

March 03, 2016

Please join the Center and Library for the Bible and Social Justice, this spring, for a St. Ambrose University Bible & Justice Conference...

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Ched Myers and Rabbi Arthur Waskow on Deep Ecumenism

July 07, 2015

July 15, at 7:00 P.M.  The Center and Library for the Bible and Social Justice, will co-host activists and theologians,...

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Telling the Stories of Jesus as a Strategy for Social Justice and Peacemaking in the Global Community.

May 31, 2015

A weekend workshop of the Network of Biblical Storytellers, International & The Center and Library for the Bible and Social...

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The Hebrew Prophets Now!

November 13, 2014

Akin to the Hebrew prophets, we live at a time of monumental change and challenge.  In this workshop we studied...

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News

Spirited Reflections on Sheep and Goats from KAIROS

Hillel Arnold

Tim Woods has written a reflection on the “Sheep and the Goats” parable from Matthew 25 over on KAIROS’s website....

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Standing Rock #NoDAPL. It’s not so complicated. But it is complex.

Mark C. Johnson, Executive Director, The Center and Library for the Bible and Social Justice; UN Representative, International Fellowship of Reconciliation, New York; Member of The Community of Living Traditions, Stony Point Center, Stony Point, New York

Reflections on November 11-19, 2016. Destination Standing Rock North Dakota Oceti Sakowin.

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Contextual Bible Study — Report from Colombia

Crystal L. Hall

Bible study is not just about the head and the hands. It’s also about the feet. It’s about where one’s...

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Zionism and the Quest for Justice in the Holy Land

Mark Johnson

Zionism and the Quest for Justice in the Holy Land is a critique of the history and nature of political...

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Pursuing the Spiritual Roots of Protest: Merton, Berrigan, Yoder and Muste at the Gethsemani Abbey Peacemakers Retreat.

Mark Johnson

Gordon Oyer’s book is an almost magical bridging of a half dozen genre in a single work. It starts out...

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