The newly released Routledge Handbook of Human Trafficking includes a chapter by MTSO Associate Academic Dean Yvonne Zimmerman. Her chapter offers a code of conduct for faith communities working with survivors of trafficking and slavery.
Paul Numrich, professor in the Snowden Chair for the Study of Religion and Interreligious Relations, will speak on the topic “Space-Sharing Principles for Religious Organizations and Groups.”
Marvin A. Sweeney is professor of Hebrew Bible at the Claremont School of Theology, where he teaches courses in Hebrew Bible and the history of Judaism and Jewish thought. He will speak on the topic “Shabbat: An Epistemological Principle for Holiness, Sustainability, and Justice in the Pentateuch.”
Mar 20–Mar 21
Grace Ji-Sun Kim, associate professor of theology at Earlham School of Religion, delivers two lectures on the topic “Embracing the Other.” An ordained minister of word and sacrament within the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), she is a widely published author and editor.