Tzedakah (charity), the Old Testament & social justice Lenten series Feb 21, 28, March 7, 14, 21

guerilla scholars and good samaritan episcopal church (2).png
Tzedakah is a Hebrew word meaning justice that commonly signifies charity.
Guerilla Scholars of the Good Samaritan Episcopal Church of Corvallis is pleased to announce a one of a kind Lenten Lecture series using the Old Testament to inform action & social justice today.
A potluck supper will be served at 6
Presentation and conversation will take place 6:45-8:30

 

Dr. Sheldon Greaves and I have come up with 5 amazing seminars that will challenge your thoughts and beliefs about how the Old Testaments can inform social justice work of today.

Topics include:
  1. Care of the vulnerable and the social safety net
  2. The Lone woman and how women experience homelessness
  3. Debt & Jubilee and consumer protection policies
  4. Dispossession of belongings from yesterday and today
  5. Top take aways from the old testament and current policy issues with a call to action
For more information please visit Good Samaritan Episcopal Church online today.
I look forward to seeing you there!
Dr. Melissa Bird
Advertisements