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Can We Protect Religious Freedom and LGBT Rights? 
Covenantal Pluralism is the key.

In by Annie McKinney

Religious belief and faith has a complicated relationship with LGBT concerns, yet one where covenantal pluralism provides the framework for mutual respect and lasting collaboration for the many concerns related to religious freedom and the unassailable nature of each individual human’s conscience. The intention of this event is that divides may be bridged, relationships might be made or healed, and …

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From Violence to Peacebuilding Conference

In by Annie McKinney

A conference bringing together practitioners and theologians to explore Muslim and Christian models of peacebuilding. Keynote Speaker: Mark Juergensmeyer, Respondents: Asma Afsaruddin & Maryanne Cusimano Love.

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Virtual Scriptural Reasoning Session on “Food”

In by Annie McKinney

Scriptural Reasoning (SR) is a practice where Christians, Jews, and Muslims study each other’s sacred texts. SR participants meet once a month to read short passages from their respective scriptures on a certain topic. Facilitated by a study leader, each session is an opportunity to listen and share various perspectives. SR sessions help participants reflect on a curious list of …