Created & Recreated: Ecology, Theology, & Dismantling White Supremacy

Online Course (Church of the Heavenly Rest)
Sept. 29
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Created & Recreated: Ecology, Theology, & Dismantling White Supremacy with The Rev. Dr. Willie Jennings
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Online at Church of the Heavenly Rest
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Online Course
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Created & Re-Created: Ecology, Theology, & Dismantling White Supremacy with The Rev. Dr. Willie Jennings

Join us for the first in three part series on Ecology & Faith. This week we’ll be joined by The Rev. Dr. Willie Jennings, Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Africana Studies at Yale University.

Jennings is an ordained Baptist minister and has served as interim pastor for several North Carolina churches. He is in high demand as a speaker and is widely recognized as a major figure in theological education across North America.

Jennings is now working on a major monograph provisionally entitled Unfolding the World: Recasting a Christian Doctrine of Creation as well as a finishing a book of poetry entitled The Time of Possession.

Writing in the areas of liberation theologies, cultural identities, and anthropology, Jennings has authored more than 40 scholarly essays and nearly two-dozen reviews, as well as essays on academic administration and blog posts for Religion Dispatches.

He is the author of After Whiteness: An Education in Belonging(link is external) (Eerdmans, 2020) and The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race(link is external) (Yale 2010).