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Rob Shedinger

Be a light to the rest of the nation

Shedinger grants us access to a guest column recently printed in the Cedar Rapids Gazette. He implores us, "... my interfaith Christmas wish is that my fellow Iowans — especially those who are Christian — will use this season of peace, joy and goodwill to be a light to the rest of the nation"

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Gereon Kopf, Luther College professor of religion

Memory of evil – a road less traveled

Professor Kopf asks us to examine the unthinkable and talk about the unspeakable in his Nov. 9 post reflecting on evil and Reichskristallnacht or the Night of Broken Glass/Crystal Night.

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Rob Shedinger

Jesus and Jihad

Are presidential candidates working to wedge an even stronger divide between Christians and Muslims? Can that chasm be repaired? Bob Shedinger thinks we must work together on it if we are to survive as a species.

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David and Hi-Jin Kang Hodge, Luther College guest lecturers

David Hodge and Hi-Jin Kang Hodge to present lecture Oct. 20

Filmmakers and visual artists, David and Hi-Jin Kang Hodge will give the 2015 Oen Fellows lecture at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 20, in the Recital Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus. The lecture, titled "Impermanence: The Time of Man," is also part of the 2015-16 Religion Forum series and the Paideia Text and Issues Lecture series.

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