Live Stream: Brady Theology and Mission Lectures: Fleming Rutledge

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Due to COVID-19, the Theology & Mission Lecture is postponed and will be rescheduled for a later date

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The Gospel & Mission: The Good News of the Crucifixion For The Church On Mission 

June 4th, 2020 @ 7-8:30pm CT

June 5th, 2020 @ 10:00am-11:30pm CT

The Apostle Paul declares, “for the message of the cross is foolishness.” What does this foolish cross have to say to the church in the midst of a pandemic? In a Western context defined by power, competency, and influence, how does the crucifixion shape our suffering together? How does a cross-shaped mission position the church in the world reeling from COVID-19?

Join renowned pastor and theologian Fleming Rutledge as she casts a vision for a church engaged with the world.

 

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PresenterS

The Rev. Fleming Rutledge, one of the first women to be ordained to the priesthood of the Episcopal Church, is recognized in the United States, Canada, and Great Britain as a preacher and teacher of other preachers. She will be teaching at the North American College at the Vatican in October 2020.

Her published sermon collections have met with wide acclaim. The most recent such collection is Advent: The Once and Future Coming of Jesus Christ. Her major work, which took twenty years to write, is The Crucifixion: Understanding the Death of Jesus Christ, named Best Book of 2016 by Christianity Today.

Mrs. Rutledge, a native of Virginia, matriculated at General Theological Seminary and received her Master of Divinity degree from Union Theological Seminary in New York in 1975. She spent twenty years in parish ministry in New York City and its environs. She has been married for sixty years to Reginald E. (Dick) Rutledge, a retired marketing consultant. They have two daughters and two adult grandchildren.

 

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