Hanshin Graduate School of Theology: Doing Theology with Indigenous Peoples Spirituality

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I am excited to go to Korea to teach and participate in a conference at Hanshin Graduate School of Theology.

I will participate in “Doing Theology with Indigenous Peoples Spirituality”:

Asian Contribution to Theology of Creation and Wider Ecumenism”

Time: December 7-10, 2016

Venue: Hanshin Graduate School of Theology, Seoul Korea

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The Gendered Politics of the Korean Protestant Right: Hegemonic Masculinity

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41hcdf9qk8l-_sx350_bo1204203200_The Sixth Book in our Series, “Asian Christianity in the Diaspora” is now released. Please order and read, The Gendered Politics of the Korean Protestant Right: Hegemonic Masculinity by Dr. Nami Kim. 

Nami Kim’s new book makes a powerful contribution to the study of Korean Christianity and how the Protestant Right engages with gender, sexuality, ethnicity and religion.

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Korean North American Theology Group at the American Academy of Religion

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embracing-the-otherKorean North American Theology Group at the American Academy of Religion will hold their additional meeting on Sunday Nov 20, 2016 from 6:30-7:30 pm. in the Losoya Conference Center, Navarro Room at the Hyatt Regency Riverwalk.

Tim Lee (Brite/Texas Christian University) Presiding

Books Under Review:

Embracing The Other (Eerdmans, 2015)  by Grace Ji-Sun Kim Continue reading

AAR: Religious and Racial Identity Politics in Media Coverage of the 2016 US National Election

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The American Academy of Religion‘s Status of Racial and Ethnic Minorities in the Profession Committee will hold a panel discussion:  “Religious and Racial Identity Politics in Media Coverage of the 2016 US National Election” on Saturday Nov. 19, 2016.

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COP22: Marrakesh Climate Change Conference

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cop22_venue_cut_533x200I am excited about attending the COP22 meeting in Marrakesh, Morocco.

COP22 is an important meeting as we are faced with climate change and environmental crisis. Much needs to be done as religious groups and government bodies try to work towards climate justice. I am happy to be part of the World Council of Churches’ delegation to COP22. The World Council of Churches puts a high priority on the work of climate justice and creation care. Continue reading

Contemplations from the Heart – Book Review

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41e8zpblqpl-_sx322_bo1204203200_Read Teodora Domotor’s Book Review of my book, Contemplations from the Heart.  

My book, Contemplations from the Heart was published in 2014 and it is a book on gender justice, racial justice and climate justice. I hope that many others will find this book useful for personal reflection, group discussion and/or Bible Study classes.

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