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Dr. David Gushee believes that sometimes the conversations that are uncomfortable are the most important. As Mercer University's Distinguished University Professor of Christian Ethics and Center for Theology and Public Life director, Dr. Gushee takes on tough topics ranging from abortion, ...
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Christian Faith, Moral Values and Public Service: Two Views from Capitol Hill
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Mercer University's Center for Theology and Public Life sponsored a series of discussions with two y…
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Listen to Dr. David Gushee talk about some of the most influential people in history and who he considers to be great moral leaders.  This "wall of moral leaders" can be found in the Center for Theology and Public Life offices at McAfee School of Theology.     ...
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About Center for Theology and Public Life:

The Mercer Center for Theology and Public Life (CTPL) promotes public dialogue, research, and constructive solutions related to important public issues to which theology and ethical reflection can make a significant contribution. The CTPL plans, hosts, and supports events that model civic, constructive, and substantive conversation about major issues in public life such as poverty and economic justice, human rights, crime and the death penalty, international peacemaking, biomedical ethics, family and sexuality, church-state relations, national identity, immigration, et ...

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Book: Religious Faith, Torture, and Our National Soul
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Center for Theology and Public Life Director David Gushee has been involved in ant-torture work sinc…
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It is the time of calling down fire from heaven on “our” adversaries. After all, it’s Election Day in America.Because everyone knows that [fill in the blank] is the enemy of God. And everyone knows that [fill in the blank] is the representative of God. Why, it’s obvious. After all, ...
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Based on a nationwide representative sampling of more than 4200 young people and adults the... ...
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It’s time to speak honestly about sex ...
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When my parents became Christian in the late 1970s, one of the first things they did was send me to private Christian School. More than anything, they wanted to protect me from the world. Secular culture was something to be feared. The world was a scary place and public middle ...
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Both Candidates Leave God Off The Campaign Trail
Mercer University Center for Theology and Public Life Director David Gushee was interviewed on NPR O…