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2013
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Emory News Center, December 28
New Pope, New Vatican, New Hope?New Pope, New Vatican, New Hope? »
CNN, December 29
'Christmas is Waiting to be Born''Christmas is Waiting to be Born' »
UMC Ministry with Children, December 20
Concert, tribute to honor Susan Henry-CroweConcert, tribute to honor Susan Henry-Crowe »
Emory News Center, December 17
Debating Online CommunionDebating Online Communion »
UMC Connections, December 17
Megyn Kelly said Santa and Jesus are white. Really?Megyn Kelly said Santa and Jesus are white. Really? »
Christian Science Monitor, December 15
An Interview with Dan W. Clanton, Jr.An Interview with Dan W. Clanton, Jr. »
Oxford Biblical Studies Online, December 15
 Rev. Bernard LaFayette Jr. talks about 'In Peace and Freedom: My Journey to Selma' Rev. Bernard LaFayette Jr. talks about 'In Peace and Freedom: My Journey to Selma' »
You Tube (Emory University), December 9
Civil Rights Leader LaFayette to Discuss New MemoirCivil Rights Leader LaFayette to Discuss New Memoir »
Emory News Center, November 26
Power of NonviolencePower of Nonviolence »
The Tennessean, November 20
Carmichael-Walling Lectures - Dr. Carl Holladay: The Church of the Spirit Carmichael-Walling Lectures - Dr. Carl Holladay: The Church of the Spirit »
YouTube, November 15
Seminaries that Change the World: A Growing List of Transitioning Institutions for Transformational TimesSeminaries that Change the World: A Growing List of Transitioning Institutions for Transformational Times »
Huffington Post, November 11
Candler creates Erskine-Smith-Moseley EndowmentCandler creates Erskine-Smith-Moseley Endowment »
Emory Magazine, November 6
Rev. Kysar RememberedRev. Kysar Remembered »
The United Methodist Reporter, November 6
The Body in QuestionThe Body in Question »
Christian Century, October 23
Jim Crow IIJim Crow II »
The Nation, October 22
Memoir Offers New Insight on 1960s Civil Rights Struggle Memoir Offers New Insight on 1960s Civil Rights Struggle »
Tampa Bay Times, October 17
Should Churches Offer Holy Communion Online?Should Churches Offer Holy Communion Online? »
UMC News Service, October 4
 Spooky Tunes, Outdoor Concerts and More Brighten October Music Spooky Tunes, Outdoor Concerts and More Brighten October Music »
Emory News Center, October 1
Day1 Prayer BreakfastDay1 Prayer Breakfast »
Day1, September 23
Civil Rights Leader Urges NonviolenceCivil Rights Leader Urges Nonviolence »
The Tennessean, September 21
Bible's Stories in Video Starts WednesdayBible's Stories in Video Starts Wednesday »
Chico Enterprise Record, September 21
Bernard Lafayette, Dr. MLK Jr. Protégé, to Speak at EasternBernard Lafayette, Dr. MLK Jr. Protégé, to Speak at Eastern »
Eastern Connecticut State University News, September 10
Students Embrace Kingian NonviolenceStudents Embrace Kingian Nonviolence »
Spirited Thinking, September 10
Audrey Hindes: Food, Faith and FellowshipAudrey Hindes: Food, Faith and Fellowship »
Emory News Center, September 6
Tipton Remembers Robert BellahTipton Remembers Robert Bellah »
University of Chicago Divinity School, September 5
Interpreting the Legacy of King's 'Dream'Interpreting the Legacy of King's 'Dream' »
Emory News Center, September 3
 Elenore Patterson, Pavan Bhatraju Married Elenore Patterson, Pavan Bhatraju Married »
New York Times, September 1
Evangelist's Flock Keeps the Faith After His Brush With the LawEvangelist's Flock Keeps the Faith After His Brush With the Law »
The New York Times, August 30
Throw the Body Out with the Box: Thomas Lynch and Thomas Long on Seeing Off the DeadThrow the Body Out with the Box: Thomas Lynch and Thomas Long on Seeing Off the Dead »
Publisher Weekly, August 28
McBride Recalled as Man of Compassion, Courage and HumorMcBride Recalled as Man of Compassion, Courage and Humor »
Athens Banner-Herald, August 28
Crying King David: Are the Ruins Found in Israel Really His Palace? Crying King David: Are the Ruins Found in Israel Really His Palace? »
Haaretz, August 26
Civil Rights Veterans Commit to Continue the WorkCivil Rights Veterans Commit to Continue the Work »
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 25
'Indigo Girl' and Dad to Speak at Millsaps'Indigo Girl' and Dad to Speak at Millsaps »
ClarionLedger.com, August 23
Atlanta celebrates Jamaica's 51st!Atlanta celebrates Jamaica's 51st! »
The Gleaner (Jamaica) , August 16
Robert Bellah, Sociologist of Religion Who Mapped the American Soul, Dies at 86Robert Bellah, Sociologist of Religion Who Mapped the American Soul, Dies at 86 »
The New York Times, August 6
What Reza Aslan Could Actually Teach UsWhat Reza Aslan Could Actually Teach Us »
Religion News Service, August 6
Ten Questions with a Torah/ Bible Scholar: Prof. Jacob L. WrightTen Questions with a Torah/ Bible Scholar: Prof. Jacob L. Wright »
TheTorah.com, August 6
Emory Professor Creates 'Fearless Dialogues' Program To Support Black MenEmory Professor Creates 'Fearless Dialogues' Program To Support Black Men »
NewsOne.com, July 25
Hold the Possum, Pass the Sweet PotatoesHold the Possum, Pass the Sweet Potatoes »
Legacy.com, July 24
Are African-American Men 'Invisible?'Are African-American Men 'Invisible?' »
NPR, July 23
Emory University Scholar-Activist Launches Campaign to Inspire Young African-American MenEmory University Scholar-Activist Launches Campaign to Inspire Young African-American Men »
theGrio, July 22
Ellison on "Obama's Black Self"Ellison on "Obama's Black Self" »
Associated Press, July 20
Methodists salute MandelaMethodists salute Mandela »
UMC.org, July 18
'Cut Dead' starts conversation on African American youth'Cut Dead' starts conversation on African American youth »
Emory News Center, July 15
John Haralson Hayes ObituaryJohn Haralson Hayes Obituary »
The Society of Biblical Literature, July 14
Where Evangelicals Disagree: Dippers DividedWhere Evangelicals Disagree: Dippers Divided »
The Economist, July 8
On the Importance of Having a Public VoiceOn the Importance of Having a Public Voice »
YouTube, July 3
What the Liberty Bell Can Teach Us About America and the Fourth of JulyWhat the Liberty Bell Can Teach Us About America and the Fourth of July »
Fox News, July 3
Veterans of Forgotten Voting War Count the CostVeterans of Forgotten Voting War Count the Cost »
CNN, June 23
End Of Life Tech Companies Grow With Changes In Death Traditions End Of Life Tech Companies Grow With Changes In Death Traditions »
Huffington Post, June 13
Methodists Likely to Return to Classic CenterMethodists Likely to Return to Classic Center »
Athens Banner-Herald, June 12
A Decade On, Southern Baptists Adapt to New RoleA Decade On, Southern Baptists Adapt to New Role »
AP, June 9
Keeper of the Dream: Bernard Lafayette Carries on the Living Legacy of the Civil Rights MovementKeeper of the Dream: Bernard Lafayette Carries on the Living Legacy of the Civil Rights Movement »
Street Spirit, June 7
Reflections: To 'Reporter' Readers, a Sad but Hope-Filled GoodbyeReflections: To 'Reporter' Readers, a Sad but Hope-Filled Goodbye »
The United Methodist Reporter, June 5
Theological Education Benefits Laity as Well as Clergy Theological Education Benefits Laity as Well as Clergy »
Interpreter Magazine, May 29
History of Hymns: Tindley Hymn Envisions Journey Toward HeavenHistory of Hymns: Tindley Hymn Envisions Journey Toward Heaven »
The United Methodist Reporter, May 28
Southern Baptist Richard Land Passes Baton To Russell Moore Southern Baptist Richard Land Passes Baton To Russell Moore »
Huffington Post, May 28
A Summer Read for Change: 'Cut Dead But Still Alive' A Summer Read for Change: 'Cut Dead But Still Alive' »
Huffington Post, May 20
Luke Timothy Johnson Wins Emory Williams Teaching AwardLuke Timothy Johnson Wins Emory Williams Teaching Award »
Center for the Study of Law and Religion, May 16
U.Va. Project on Lived Theology To Host Annual Spring Conference May 22-24U.Va. Project on Lived Theology To Host Annual Spring Conference May 22-24 »
UVA Today, May 9
How Old is too Old to Join the Clergy?How Old is too Old to Join the Clergy? »
UMNS Report, April 26
Evangelical Churches Shift Stance on GaysEvangelical Churches Shift Stance on Gays »
Rocky Mount Telegram, April 15
Changing Theological Education: Reforming From the Bottom Up Changing Theological Education: Reforming From the Bottom Up »
Hufflington Post, April 3
How the World Celebrates EasterHow the World Celebrates Easter »
CNN, March 31
Mythes of MosesMythes of Moses »
Hufflington Post, March 28
The Passover Story Begins with WomenThe Passover Story Begins with Women »
Fox News, March 25
New Exhibition Features History of SCLS's FightNew Exhibition Features History of SCLS's Fight »
The Cincinnati Herald, March 14
Lecture to Explore the Bible as 'A Matter of Politics'Lecture to Explore the Bible as 'A Matter of Politics' »
Aledo Times Record, March 13
What Next for the Vatican? Emory Program to Explore Pope's ResignationWhat Next for the Vatican? Emory Program to Explore Pope's Resignation »
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 25
Making Lent DifficultMaking Lent Difficult »
The Christian Century, February 13
Next Pope will Turn a Corner, Leadership-WiseNext Pope will Turn a Corner, Leadership-Wise »
Spirited Thinking, February 13
Churches Fret as Scouts Debate Ending Gay BanChurches Fret as Scouts Debate Ending Gay Ban »
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 4
Evangelical Churches Refine Message on Gay IssuesEvangelical Churches Refine Message on Gay Issues »
Huffington Post, January 31
Oxford College Students Serve Over MLK WeekendOxford College Students Serve Over MLK Weekend »
Rockdale Citizen, January 24
Events Across Michigan Honor King DayEvents Across Michigan Honor King Day »
The Washington Examiner, January 20
Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King's Birthday, Lasting Legacy Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King's Birthday, Lasting Legacy »
Hopewell News & Patriot, January 17
Bishop's Annual 'Dear Martin' Letter Recalls Historic SpeechBishop's Annual 'Dear Martin' Letter Recalls Historic Speech »
The United Methodist Reporter, January 17
Prayer's Role in Pastoral CarePrayer's Role in Pastoral Care »
GwdToday.com, January 13
Tom Long: Preaching Better and Longer!Tom Long: Preaching Better and Longer! »
Day1, January 11
Evangelical Leader Preaches Pullback From Politics, Culture WarsEvangelical Leader Preaches Pullback From Politics, Culture Wars »
The Wall Street Journal, October 21
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