BLQC: Is God Violent? Making a New Beginning with the Bible

With Tom Gates: Often criticized for its violence, the Bible can also be understood as profoundly subversive of “sacred violence,” manifesting an emergent empathy for victims. Based on the work of Rene Girard, this way of reading has profound implications for peacemaking.

Location: Ben Lomond Quaker Center, Ben Lomond, CA

Event date: 
Friday, December 27, 2019 - 14:30 to Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - 14:30