Events

Larry Rasmussen to speak at Round Hill Community Church


Round Hill Community Church, in collaboration with Union Seminary, will present Dr. Larry Rasmussen in a full-day event at Round Hill Community Church in Greenwich on Saturday, February 2, 2019. The day is separated into two sessions. During the morning session from 9:30 am - 11:00 am, Dr. Rasmussen will present "How Do We Hymn the Earth in a Time of Climate Change?" In the afternoon, from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Dr. Rasmussen will speak about "Why Religious Communities Matter to Climate Justice."

This event is free and includes lunch. For more information about this inspirational day, please visit here.
Dr. Rasmussen is the author of the award-winning book, Earth-honoring Faith: Religious Ethics in a New Key (2013) and co-author, with Bruce C. Birch, Jacqueline E. Lapsley, and Cynthia Moe-Lobeda, also Union graduates, of Bible & Ethics: A New Conversation (2018). He is the Reinhold Niebuhr Professor Emeritus of Social Ethics at Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He has served as the co-moderator of the World Council of Churches unit, Justice, Peace, Creation, among other influential positions.