Tom Farr Lecture-A Charge to Keep:Christian Responsibility Amid a Global Crisis in Religious Freedom

DateSeptember 30, 2013Time3:30 - 5:00 pm
LocationKayser Auditorium
Baylor University
Waco, TX
DescriptionFarr will take on the underlying causes of US foreign policy failures, including the decline of America’s “first freedom.” He will engage the question of Christian responsibility in an age of growing hostility toward religion in general and Christianity in particular, arguing that what Christians do, and what they fail to do, at this moment in history will have enormous consequences for America’s domestic well being, its national security, and international peace.
Thomas F. Farr is Visiting Associate Professor of Religion and International Affairs at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University. He directs the Religious Freedom Project and the Program on Religion and US Foreign Policy at Georgetown’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs, where he is a senior fellow. He is also a senior fellow at the Witherspoon Institute in Princeton, N.J.
Farr will take on the underlying causes of US foreign policy failures, including the decline of America’s “first freedom.” He will engage the question of Christian responsibility in an age of growing hostility toward religion in general and Christianity in particular, arguing that what Christians do, and what they fail to do, at this moment in history will have enormous consequences for America’s domestic well being, its national security, and international peace. - See more at: http://www.baylorisr.org/2013/08/christians-may-dance-no-longer-the-global-crisis-in-religious-freedom-thomas-f-farr-lecture/#sthash.nYdBGiB0.dpuf
Farr will take on the underlying causes of US foreign policy failures, including the decline of America’s “first freedom.” He will engage the question of Christian responsibility in an age of growing hostility toward religion in general and Christianity in particular, arguing that what Christians do, and what they fail to do, at this moment in history will have enormous consequences for America’s domestic well being, its national security, and international peace. - See more at: http://www.baylorisr.org/2013/08/christians-may-dance-no-longer-the-global-crisis-in-religious-freedom-thomas-f-farr-lecture/#sthash.nYdBGiB0.dpuf

Christians May Dance No Longer: the Global Crisis in Religious Freedom - See more at: http://www.baylorisr.org/2013/08/christians-may-dance-no-longer-the-global-crisis-in-religious-freedom-thomas-f-farr-lecture/#sthash.HgS1aFVu.dpuf


<div class="event_registration"> <h3>Registration</h3> <h4>Pricing</h4> <p>&bull; Tom Farr Lecture (free) </p> <h4>Deadline</h4> <p>09/30/2013 3:30 PM</p> <h4>How to register</h4> <p>Register online below or call 254-710-7555.</p> </div>

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PublisherInstitute for Studies of Religion
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