"Flourishing: Why We Need Religion in a Globalized World" by Miroslav Volf
Reading Group facilitated by David McEachron
Date & Time:
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Sundays, Feb. 26, Mar. 5, 19, 26 | 7 p.m.
1337 Cleveland Avenue N.
St. Paul, MN 55108
More than almost anything else, globalization and the great world religions are shaping our lives, affecting everything from the public policies of political leaders and the economic decisions of industry bosses and employees, to university curricula, all the way to the inner longings of our hearts. We’ll explore Volf’s argument for why we need religion to address the challenges of globalization. Click here to browse the book.
This reading group takes place in anticipation of the author's visit on March 30th, 2017 to present a publich lecture on "Religion in a Globalized World: Harmful or Helpful for Human Flourishing?"
Cosponsored in collaboartion with the Anselm House at the University of Minnesota