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Jennings Practices the 'Theology of Doing'

Jennings Practices the 'Theology of Doing'

June 10, 2004

After Mark Jennings receives his M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School (HDS) today, he'll end up right where he started: on the mean streets of one of the nation's toughest cities.

Dean Graham Receives Honorary Doctorate From UNC

Dean Graham Receives Honorary Doctorate From UNC

May 15, 2004

William A. Graham, Dean of Harvard Divinity School, Murray A. Albertson Professor of Middle Eastern Studies, and John Lord O'Brian Professor of Divinity, received an honorary doctor of humane letters degree from the University of North Carolina on Sunday, May 9, 2004,at commencement exercises in Chapel Hill.

Graham, a Chapel Hill native, graduated summa cum laude from UNC in comparative literature in 1966. He went on to receive master's and doctorate degrees in the comparative history of religion and Islamic studies from Harvard, where he has been on the faculty since 1973 Read more about Dean Graham Receives Honorary Doctorate From UNC

Q&A with François Bovon

Q&A with François Bovon

April 29, 2004

François Bovon, Frothingham Professor of the History of Religion, began teaching New Testament and early Christian literature at Harvard Divinity School in 1993, and was chair of the New Testament Department from 1993-98 and again in 2001-02. Read more about Q&A with François Bovon

White Makes Case for Gay Marriage

White Makes Case for Gay Marriage

April 22, 2004

Last Friday evening's (April 16) presentation at Harvard Divinity School by the Rev. Dr. Mel White, the former dean of the largest gay and lesbian church in the world (the Dallas Cathedral of Hope), was billed as a lecture on "Religion, Homosexuality and Marriage: Why We Can't Wait." But it was really a rallying cry.

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