On Loving Enemies

Rev. Dr. David P. Gushee – May 26, 2019

In honor of Memorial Day, I will speak on loving our enemies (Matthew 5: 43-48.) There will also be music and reflections related to war, peacemaking, enemies, violence, and love.

Rev. Dr. David P. Gushee is the Distinguished University Professor of Christian Ethics; Director, Center for Theology & Public Life at Mercer University, and Immediate Past President, American Academy of Religion and Society of Christian Ethics. A devoted teacher, Professor Gushee offers courses to seminary students at Mercer’s McAfee School of Theology, and to college students in Macon. He has also been heavily involved in numerous activist efforts for peace, justice, human dignity, and the integrity of God’s creation, most notably in addressing torture, climate change, and the continued harm being inflicted on LGBTQ persons by Christian churches and families.

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