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Q&A With William Hutchison

Q&A With William Hutchison

February 3, 2004

William R. Hutchison served for 32 years, 1968 to 2000, as Charles Warren Professor of the History of Religion in America at Harvard Divinity School, and is now Charles Warren Research Professor. His most recent book is Religious Pluralism in America: The Contentious History of a Founding Ideal, published by Yale University Press in 2003. HDS staff writer Wendy McDowell sat down with Hutchison to talk about his book.

First Woman AME Bishop Kicks off October 'Preaching, Prophecy, and Practice' Series

First Woman AME Bishop Kicks off October 'Preaching, Prophecy, and Practice' Series

September 20, 2003

The Right Rev. Vashti Murphy McKenzie, the first woman to be elected bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal Church (in July, 2000), was greeted in a reception at 5:30 pm, and then speak as part of a panel discussion on Wednesday, October 1, in the Sperry Room of Andover Hall. Bishop McKenzie  preached at Boston University's Marsh Chapel earlier in the day, at 11 am.