Bring Justice Revival to Your CommunityIs your community concerned about injustice and seeking new ways to respond? Interested in deepening the spiritual foundations for the justice work you are already doing? Or discovering fresh approaches for supporting justice and human rights?
Bring Justice Revival to your community! We are available for lectures, sermons, retreats, and adult education classes and workshops. We are glad to speak to churches, fellowships, small groups, and other communities of Christian faith, as well as interfaith initiatives. Contact Us and explore the possibilities.
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Session 4 “Free and Equal: Ensuring Human Rights for All People” Beginning with study of Christ’s ministry and teaching, this session explores the ideal of universal and equal human rights for all people. Using racial disparity in the U.S. criminal justice system as a focal point, it considers the historical and ongoing struggle to uphold the principles of equality and nondiscrimination, which are central to international human rights law and owe a considerable debt to Christian influence. Visit the St.…
Session 5 “Care for the Poor: Economic & Social Rights” Using homelessness and the right to housing as a case study, this session examines economic and social rights in greater depth, exploring how these rights can be advanced in the context of the United States’ political and economic systems. This session outlines historical and contemporary Christian support for economic rights, and examines recent UN reports on poverty and homelessness in the United States. Visit the St. Columba’s Website.
Session 6 “Light to the Nations: Rights of Migrants, Refugees & Asylum Seekers” This session considers global mass migration and examines recent changes in U.S. policy on responding to migrants at our Southern border. Reflecting on biblical and theological perspectives, the human rights of migrants under international law, and global Christian responses to “people on the move,” this session invites conversation about faithful understandings and responses to contemporary dilemmas and debates. Visit the St. Columba’s Website.