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Rebecca Davis

An Evening with Rebecca Davis

Public confessions and American politics.

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Rabbi Joseph Edelheit

Joseph Edelheit Named 2021 Alumnus of the Year

Upon recommendation from the Divinity School’s Alumni Council, the Board of Trustees of the Baptist ...

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Terrence L. Johnson

Terrence Johnson Lecture

Nameless and Estranged: Exploring Constitutional Fidelity and ‘Originalism’ Through Black Religion’s...

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Nov 29

Terrence L. Johnson: Nameless and Estranged: Exploring Constitutional Fidelity ... More Info

Dec 20

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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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