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New York Times best-selling author Jim Wallis thinks our life together can be better. In his latest book, On God’s Side: What Religion Forgets and Politics Hasn’t Learned About Serving the Common Good [...]

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Dr. Obery Hendricks, NYTS Professor of Biblical Interpretation, has written an article on the Bible, Homosexuality, and the Supreme Court’s decision on the constitutionality of California’s Proposition 8 at the end of March. Here is an excerpt:

Most Americans who oppose gay rights and same-sex marriage justify their opposition by turning to the Bible. But [...]

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Dr. Obery Hendricks, professor of New Testament Studies at New York Theological Seminary, will discuss his latest book, “The Universe Bends Toward Justice: Radical Reflections on the Bible, the Church, and the Body Politic” with Marc Lamont Hill at the Schomburg Center at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 10.  The event is free, Continue Reading

Dr. Obery Hendricks, NYTS Professor of Biblical Interpretation, has written a blog post on the Washington Post “Post Politics” Blog.  In it he cites the recent controversies from President Obama’s statement on faith as what helps to guide his policy on economic fairness.  Click on the link to read this [...]

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In Princeton Township, Obery Hendricks, professor of biblical interpretation at New York Theological Seminary, will give Princeton Theological Seminary’s annual King lecture on Thursday, Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. It will be held in Miller Chapel on the Seminary’s main campus.

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Dr. Obery Hendricks, Professor of Biblical Interpretation, was featured on the ED Show on MSNBC on Thursday, January 12, talking about Mitt Romney, Race and the Mormon religion.  You can watch the interview here:   http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/45979880

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Book Reviews

Book Review from Columbia Institute for Religion, Culture & Public Life: http://goo.gl/hEpvg Book Review from The Washington Post On Faith: http://goo.gl/lRe74

Book Description (Orbis Books Description)
The author of The Politics of Jesus provides prophetic critiques of American religion and society [...]

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Rick Perry, Michele Bachmann and the Sins of Ideological Christianity - http://goo.gl/tqddg

The Real and Present Danger of Herman Cain - http://goo.gl/AHVMx

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