Extending the mission of Loyola Marymount University to the diverse constituencies of Los Angeles and beyond, the purpose of the Center for Religion and Spirituality is to provide educational opportunities for adult learners that strengthen their religious and spiritual formation as ministers, educators, and leaders committed to the service of faith and the promotion of justice in their own communities.
Annual Summer Scripture Seminar: "The Difficult Texts" featuring Dr. Daniel Smith-Christopher
Saturday, August 22, 2015; 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
The study of sacred Scripture is central to Christian tradition. Many of these sacred texts have served, and continue to serve, as a source of comfort in hard times, wisdom in the face of obstacles, and a call to justice for those abused and oppressed. But as familiar as many of us are with biblical parables of revelation and hope, we are equally familiar with the Bible’s more difficult texts. Click here for more information.