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April 2022

Embodiment and Holism: Reading the Poetry of The Song of Songs

April 25, 2022 - April 28, 2022
Laurelville Retreat Center, 941 Laurelville Lane
Mt. Pleasant, PA 15666 United States
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You will see this often-overlooked Old Testament book with new eyes as we seek to learn with Elaine T. James, Associate Professor of Old Testament at Princeton Seminary. Her work focuses on the literature of the Hebrew Bible, especially its poetry, examining its significance in the ancient context and its legacy for the contemporary world. Guiding her research are questions about how artistic literary practices shape ethical and theological thought, especially around issues of land, ecology, gender and sexuality. Her…

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Allegheny Mennonite Conference

Allegheny Mennonite Conference