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TheoEd Talks | September 22 | 5pm | The Carter Center

By: Ryan Bonfiglio, Assistant Professor in the Practice of Old Testament and Director of Public Theological Education at Candler School of Theology

TheoEd Talks is an ecumenical speaker series that brings together leading thinkers in the church and the academy to give a TED-style “talk of their lives” in 20 minutes or less. The next talk will be held on Sunday, September 22 beginning at 5 pm in the Carter Center (453 John Lewis Freedom Pkwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30307).

This season’s speakers include: 

  • Jonathan Merritt, an award-winning journalist on religion and culture, and author of Learning to Speak God from Scratch

  • Austin Channing Brown, a leading new voice on racial justice, and author of I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness

  • Mihee Kim-Kort, an ordained Presbyterian (USA) minister who writes and speaks on kinship, identity, and Asian-American feminist theology

  • Ted Smith, Professor of Preaching and Ethics at Candler School of Theology whose work focuses on the intersections of theology, ethics, and society

TheoEd is presented by First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta and Candler School of Theology at Emory University. For tickets and more information, visit

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CoInspire Conference at Montreat