For the Good of the City

How to be a Christian in Harrisonburg


February 19, 2013 at the Church of the Incarnation (292 Liberty St)


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"God is not Great, and religion poisons everything." This is the serious accusation of Christopher Hitchens, one of the most prolific and brilliant journalists of our time. At the next Cafe Veritas we will explore ways various Christian traditions attempt to contribute to the good of society.


Wine and Cheese; Presentations; Q&A with the Audience


Presenters: Craig Bartholomew (H. Evan Runner Professor of Philosophy at Redeemer University College, Ancaster, Ontario Canada; Principal of The Paideia Center for Publich Theology; and Writer-in-Residence for The Church of the Incarnation, Harrisonburg, VA) and Mark Thiessen-Nation (Professor of Theology at Eastern Mennonite Seminary).


Respondent: Gerald McDermott (Jordan-Trexler Professor of Religion at Roanoke College; Distinguished Senior Fellow, Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion)