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Christianity and Indian Culture April 9

posted Feb 22, 2013, 10:23 AM by Interfaith WS

What do you know about the intersection of Christianity and Indian culture?  At 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 9 a group from Wake Forest University will present their understanding in a forum at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church on Summit Street in Winston-Salem.  You can register for the free presentation at


In December/January, twelve Wake Forest University faculty,divinity students, and undergraduates traveled to India to study Christianity in India. This "Multicultural Contexts for Ministry" experience explored the Hindu religious context in India in order to understand the various forms Christianity has taken there.


In this presentation, trip participants will discuss photos from the trip to analyze themes of religion and culture in relation to the Catholic Church in India, the Church of South India, Evangelical missions, and the Mar Thoma and Syrian Orthodox traditions.


Presenters: Jessica Chapman, Tasharia Harris, Andrew Luisi, Mandy Mizelle, Sara Reynolds, Katie Schlimmer, Ashley Sims, Caitie Smith, Jessica Stokes, Chelsea Yarborough, and Dr. Michelle Voss Roberts.