You have reached the website for our 2013 series. 2014 is just around the corner. A new series is in planning. Visit our new website at <agendaforapropheticfaith.info> or just <faithagenda.info> or <propheticfaith.info> (the latter two available in a day or so).
Lecture 1 Dr. James Hansen, NASA Author, Storms of my Grandchildren Global Warming is Here. It is worse than it looks. But there is a way out. Sunday, February 24, 2013, 7 p.m. Claremont United Methodist Church, 211 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont, CA Lecture 2 The Rev. Romal Tune Author, God’s Graffiti: God’s Word Written on your Life Mass Incarceration and the Legacy of Jim Crow: The Urgent Need for a Faith Community Response Sunday, March 3, 2013, 7 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church,676 Gibbs St., Pomona, CA Lecture 3 Bishop Minerva Carcaño Official spokesperson on immigration issues for the United Methodist Church The Dream Act and a Just Immigration Policy Sunday, March 10, 2013, 7 p.m. Claremont Presbyterian Church, 1111 N. Mountain Ave., Claremont, CA Lecture 4 Dr. Norman Ornstein, American Enterprise Institute (AEI) Author, It’s Even worse than it Looks: How the American Constitutional System Collided with the New Politics of Extremism (with Dr. Thomas Mann, The Brookings Institution) It’s Even Worse Than It Looks, but There is a Way Out Sunday, March 17, 2013, 7 p.m. Claremont United Church of Christ, 233 W. Harrison Ave., Claremont, CA Lecture 5 James Carroll, Boston Globe Author, Constantine’s Sword, House of War, and Jerusalem, Jerusalem: How the Ancient City Ignited our Modern World From History to Hope: the Way Out of Environmental Degradation, Global Impoverishment, and Unchecked Militarism Sunday, April 7, 2013, 7 p.m. La Verne Church of the Brethren, 2425 “E” Street, La Verne, CA ___________
To secure a series ticket for the 2013 Agenda for a Prophetic Faith, go to the registration page. Digital recordings of our lectures will soon be posted to this website. Soon!
Agenda for a Prophetic Faith is a program of Progressive Christians Uniting (PCU), an expression of social concern among various Christian churches in Southern California. Single lecture tickets, $10.Low-income and scholarship tickets are available: JForney170@aol.com. Students free upon display of Student ID.
Why a project with the Biblical-sounding name, “Agenda for a Prophetic Faith?” And why, for our first lecture series, the title “It’s even worse than it looks, but there is a way forward,” a title at once both provocative and reassuring? Check “Why this lecture series?”