Rebirth of Peacemaking in a Much Different Context

As a descendant of Moravian settlers in Lititz, PA, I made sure not to miss the presentation of the 2010 The Dale W. Brown Book Award for Outstanding Scholarship in Anabaptist and Pietist Studies to Katherine Carté Engel (Assistant ProfessorRead more…

PeaceMaking Falls in the Face of Military Conflict

As you may remember from No football. Campus tradition rooted in peace-making, I’ve been working on a Theology of the Church paper exploring how Elizabethtown College, founded to keep youth within the Church of the Brethren, fared in teaching denominationalRead more…

Don’t miss “God in America”

First impressions of PBS’ God in America, with some filling out by dialog with the series executive producer Mike Sullivan in today’s open chat on Patheos.  Maybe I should have divided the material into more than one post, but someRead more…