Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Lecture
Join The Academy of Faith and Leadership for the Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Lecture featuring Dr. Obery Hendricks.
In this politically and racially charged time, Dr. Obery Hendricks will address the issues that are dividing and hindering peace in America. Cornel West calls Dr. Hendricks “one of the last few grand prophetic intellectuals.” Dr. Hendricks is a Visiting Scholar at Columbia University. He is an ordained Elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Currently Dr. Hendricks serves on the Religion and Foreign Policy Working Group at the U. S. Department of State. Dr. Hendricks is the author of the bestselling book, The Politics of Jesus: Rediscovering the True Revolutionary Nature of Jesus’ Teachings and How They Have Been Corrupted (Doubleday, 2006).
This event will be held in Stavros Lecture Hall on Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary campus (4201 N. Main St., Columbia, SC 29203). It is free and open to the public. Registration is appreciated as seating is limited.