Dr. Willie James Jennings identifies curiosity and humility as Christian virtues
On Friday, December 4 Professor Willie James Jennings virtually visited Brigham Young University to present a lecture and participate in workshops on the theme "Race and Christianity." This short video above is an excerpt from his opening lecture on his book The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race
. Dr. Jennings returns on Friday Dec. 11 at 10 am MST for another lecture and workshop series discussing his new book After Whiteness: An Education In Belonging
. If you would like to watch live with us, visit ro.byu.edu/jennings
for links and information.
"Race and Christianity" is sponsored by the Richard L. Evans Chair of Religious Understanding, in partnership with the Neal A. Maxwell Institute and other campus entities.