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Pfautch Lecture

 

 2014 Pfauch Lecture

Monday,  October 20th - 7 pm
Tuesday, October 21st - 7 pm 

 

"Song that Blesses the Earth"

Lecture 1:  Song That Deepens Faith

Lecture 2:  Song That Wakens Hope 

 

Thomas H. Troeger, PhD.

J. Edward and Ruth Cox Lantz Professor
Of Christian Communication

Yale Divinity School and Institute of Sacred Music 

 

Dr. Troeger will explore the role of new congregational songs in empowering the church's ministries in a world grown suspect of theological perspectives on reality.  What creative metaphors and visions can help us find enduring meaning and resilience to respons to the needs of the human family, the biosphere and all its many forms of life.

 Both presentations will interweave lecture, poetry, hymn singing and music.