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Catawba’s Community Forum Tackles “Race in America: Where Do We Go From Here?”

January 30, 2017
Category: Academics, Events, Religion & Philosophy
The Catawba College Community Forum for February will focus on Black History Month with a pairing of programs that examines the current debate over national priorities. The theme is “Race in America: Where Do We Go From Here?” Two forum programs will be held on campus Thursday, February 9, as part…
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Find a Guide to Sexual Morality by Emulating Jesus, Theologian Says

September 21, 2016
Category: Events, Religion & Philosophy
 L-R: Dr. Mark Achtemeier with Dr. Gary FreezePhoto: Dr. J. Michael Bitzer "As churches we've worked ourselves into a position where we just don't have much to say about sex," Dr. Mark Achtemeier shared as he addressed a group of community members, faculty, staff and students at Catawba College…
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Author of “The Bible’s Yes to Same-Sex Marriage” to Speak at Catawba College

September 8, 2016
Category: Events, Religion & Philosophy
The author of the 2014 book, “The Bible’s Yes to Same-Sex Marriage: An Evangelical’s Change of Heart,” will speak twice at Catawba College on Tuesday, September 20.  Dr. Mark Achtemeier -- Presbyterian minister, theologian, and writer – will talk about issues of sexuality and religion at 11 a.m. and…
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Documentary on Afghan Photojournalists Kicks Off College Community Forums

August 12, 2016
Category: Events, Religion & Philosophy
The showing of the film, "Frame By Frame," kicks off Catawba College's 2016-17 College Community Forum series on Tuesday, August 23.  The 85-minute, award-winning documentary about four Afghan photojournalists will be shown at 7:30 pm in Tom Smith Auditorium of Ralph W. Ketner Hall on campus.  This…
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Catawba Professor, Dr. Barry Sang, Publishes Textbook

August 12, 2016
Category: Academics, Faculty, Religion & Philosophy
Dr. Barry R. Sang, professor of religion and chair of the Religion & Philosophy Department at Catawba College, has published a textbook for introductory courses in Old Testament/Hebrew Bible. His book, Revealing® the Hebrew Bible, is available only online at www.thinkingstrings.com. According…
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