Faith Communities

  • Vanderbilt Divinity School new addition (Vanderbilt University)

    Q&A: Why Labor Day is a chance to contemplate economic inequalities in America

    Joerg Rieger, Distinguished Professor of Theology, Cal Turner Chancellor’s Chair of Wesleyan Studies and founding director of the Wendland-Cook Program in Religion and Justice, discusses why Labor Day is an opportunity to reflect on the past and future of labor while examining economic inequalities that are still prevalent. Read More

    Aug 29, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Kennedy Center to host Faith and Disabilities Community Conversations

    The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Disabilities and Religion program is hosting community conversations in Davidson and Williamson counties to brainstorm with key stakeholders about increasing opportunities for meaningful participation for people with disabilities and their families in communities of faith. Read More

    Feb 11, 2016

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    Grant puts faith to work for people with disabilities

    The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center will serve as the lead site for a $500,000 grant focused on building capacity of faith communities, such as churches, mosques, synagogues and other religious organizations, to support employment for members with disabilities. Read More

    Mar 13, 2014