Date posted: Oct 23, 2019
With recent concerns about economic inequity, this course speaks to a timely theme for 21st Century Christian discipleship. Join a guided conversation around the C21 Resources Fall 2014 issue that addresses the many faces of poverty. Explore the biblical and theological roots of the Church’s continuing commitment to the poor, evaluate several proposals about ways to respond to poverty, and converse with others about being a Church of and for the poor.
This course includes:
All Crossroads courses include these features:
Additional Materials Needed
All materials are included in the course. View this issue of C21 Resources, "For the Poor: What Did Jesus Preach? What Does the Church Teach?" If you prefer to have a hardcopy of C21 Resources, request one from The Church in the 21st Century Center at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A participant can expect to spend about 3 - 4 hours each week. This commitment includes both preparation and interaction online.
Content Scholar: This issue of C21 Resources was edited by Rev. Kenneth Himes, O.F.M., associate professor of theology at the Boston College Theology Department.
Image: Lazarus and the Rich Man by Nigel Lawrence, used with permission.