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Income Inequality and Our Responsibility to the Poor

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Panelists J. Bryan Hehir, the Parker Gilbert Montgomery Professor of the Practice of Religion and Public Life at Harvard University; Susannah Heschel, the Eli Black Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College; Mohamed Lazzouni, chairman of the advisory board of the Center of the Study of Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations at Merrimack College; and John K. Stendahl, pastor of the Lutheran Church of the Newtons, discuss the moral and ethical questions raised by the widening income gap between America’s rich and poor.

Alan Wolfe, professor of political science and director of the Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life at Boston College, moderates the discussion.

Format: Panel Discussion
Length: 58 minutes

Presenter(s): J. Bryan Hehir, Susannah Heschel, Mohamed Lazzouni, John K. Stendahl, Alan Wolfe

Date: April 16, 2013

Location: Gasson Hall Room 100

Sponsor(s): School of Theology and Ministry

URL: http://frontrow.bc.edu/program/religioncolloquium/

The information on this page is accurate as of April 2013