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Benjamin Schonthal to lecture on Theravada Buddhism

Our Jun Zhou Lecture Series continues.

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Faith and Democracy

Join us for a candid discussion on the intersection of faith and politics (live and livestream).

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Erin Walsh

Anthony C. Yu Junior Faculty Fellowship

Erin Galgay Walsh works on ancient and late antique Christianity.

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Oct 26

Julia Rhyder - “Butchery and Blood Disposal in Ancient Israel: What does 1 ... More Info

Nov 3

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The Martin Marty Center for the Public Understanding of Religion offers scholarly perspectives on religious questions facing the wider public: through conferences and events, fellowship programs, and our twice-weekly electronic publication Sightings, we work on the intersection of religion and public life.

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