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I619 The Cross and the State: Biblical, Theological, and Pastoral Dimensions of Prison Ministry

Introduces and critically engages aspects of the current justice system in the U.S., especially the "Prison-Industrial Complex" and state-sponsored executions, in light of biblical and theological traditions regarding bondage, imprisonment, and crucifixion. Includes readings, discussion, and field trips.

Credits: 3.0


Dr. Stanley P. Saunders

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