Lupberger Lecture 2019

All events held at St. Charles Avenue Presbyterian Church (directions). This event is free and open to the public.

Gary Dorrien is the Reinhold Niebuhr Chair in Theology and Social Ethics at Union Seminary in New York City. He was previously the Parfet Distinguished Professor at Kalamazoo College, where he taught for 18 years and also served as Dean of Stetson Chapel and Director of the Liberal Arts Colloquium. Professor Dorrien is the author of 19 books and more than 300 articles that range across the fields of social ethics, philosophy, theology, political economics, social and political theory, religious history, cultural criticism, and intellectual history. (read more about him here)


Saturday, November 9, 2019:  “The Social Gospel in Black and White, Then and Now” 
8:30 a.m.  | Registration
9:00 a.m. | Introduction
9:15 a.m. | Lecture 
10:15 a.m. | Coffee Break
10:30 a.m. | Lecture
11:30 a.m. | Brief break
11:40 a.m. | Wrap-Up
12:00 p.m. | Dismissal

Sunday, November 10, 2019:  “Reformed Theology, Great Awakenings, and Social Christianity”
9:30 a.m.  | Sunday School

Sunday, November 10, 2019:  “Of Samaritans and Other Outcasts” (Luke 17:11-19)
8:30 a.m.  | Chapel Service, Sermon
10:30 a.m. | Sanctuary Service, Sermon