Save the Date! Fall Lectures, Reflections & Worship: October 5-8, 2015

Mark your calendars! The CRCDS Fall Lectures, Reflection & Worship series, "In Christ, there is no abled or disabled…inclusion, accessibility and belonging" is scheduled for Monday, October 5, 2015 through Thursday, October 8, 2015.

Honored speakers include Rita N. Brock, Ph.D., Co-Director of the Soul Repair Center, Brite Divinity School, Garth Kasimu Baker-Fletcher, Ph.D., and Chris Hilderbrant, COO of Finger Lakes Health Systems Agencies.

For questions, or to register, visit: http://www.crcds.edu/2015-fall-lecture-registration/

or call (585) 340-9643.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Audit a Course at CRCDS!

There's no better time to audit a course at Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School. There are some great courses being offered this coming semester, including: Ministry on the Margins, Black Church Perspectives on Faith, American Religious History, Theological Voices of African Americans, and Faith Seeking Understanding.

Detailed course information, including schedules and professors can be found here:

http://www.crcds.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/FALL-YEAR-A-201551.docx

For general auditing information, please click here:

http://www.crcds.edu/admissions-2/programs-of-study/non-degree-options/auditing-classes/

Call today to reserve your place: (585) 340-9500

Clergy and alumni/ae receive a courtesy discount.

Flags Have a History: A Unite Rochester blog post by Dr. Marvin A. McMickle

In a recent post to the Rochester, NY Democrat and Chronicle, Dr. Marvin McMickle discusses the Confederate flag and its symbolism. He says, "Those who claim that the flag is a symbol of their heritage need to ask themselves what that heritage was all about."

Please click on the link to read or comment on this essay:

http://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/unite/2015/06/25/flags-have-a-history/29261509/

Dr. Jin Young Choi's new book scheduled for release in August

Dr. Jin Young Choi, Assistant Professor of New Testament and Christian Origins at Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School, has written a new book, Postcolonial Discipleship of Embodiment: An Asian and Asian American Feminist Reading of the Gospel of Mark, scheduled for release in August, 2015.

The book is highly recommended by theological scholars and will be available in the CRCDS bookstore.  Those who wish to pre-order a copy may contact Marge Nead at (585) 340-9601 or email mnead@crcds.edu

Please see the attached flyer for more information on this important new contribution to the field of Markan studies.

http://www.crcds.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Postcolonial-Discipleship-of-Embodiment-FLyer-1.pdf