Dr. Jin Young Choi delivers insightful, moving lecture at The Chautauqua Institute

Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School's Assistant Professor of New Testament and Christian Origins, Dr. Jin Young Choi, delivered a very moving and well-received lecture, "Mother Tongue is My Refuge" at The Chautauqua Institute on July 16, 2015.

Dr. Choi's lecture was part of a week-long focus on immigration and those living on the margins in U.S. society entitled, "For We Were Strangers in a Strange Land."

To read an article related to Dr. Choi's lecture, please click here:

http://chqdaily.com/2015/07/18/choi-lend-voice-to-the-voiceless-to-perceive-mystery-from-the-margins/

Jin Young Choi, Assistant Professor of New Testament and Christian origins at Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School, speaks to the afternoon crowd at the Hall of Philosophy.

Jin Young Choi, Assistant Professor of New Testament and Christian origins at Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School, speaks to the afternoon crowd at the Hall of Philosophy.

 

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