Big Event 12: Womanist Midrash – scholarships for Women of Color

RevGalBlogPals is pleased to announce scholarship funds will be awarded to Women of Color for RevGals Big Event 12: Womanist Midrash, led by the Reverend Dr. Wil Gafney. RevGals Big Event 12 will take place on Carnival Magic, January 6 to 13, 2019, sailing from Miami, Florida. You are eligible to apply for a scholarship if… Read More

Big Event 12: Womanist Midrash

Registration opens today for Big Event 12: Womanist Midrash, led by the Rev. Dr. Wil Gafney. Dr. Gafney will be teaching on Womanist Midrash as a form of biblical interpretation and how to companion interpretive practices. This was the subject of her recent book, Womanist Midrash: A Reintroduction to the Women of the Torah and the Throne (Westminster John Knox… Read More

RevGalBookPals: Womanist Midrash

Book bloggers are required to say early on in a review if they received a free copy of a book in exchange for review. So, let me be clear: I bought BOTH my copies of Womanist Midrash: A Reintroduction to the Women of the Torah and the Throne. Yes, I have two copies. I have my hard copy that… Read More

11th Hour Preacher Party: #what2preach when blood is running in the streets

We have a special guest post from the Rev. Wil Gafney, Ph.D, this week relating to events in the U.S. Please join the preaching conversation in the comments below. All preachers are welcome. On 14 December 2012 (my father’s birthday) I posted an angry tweet about pastors who didn’t know what to say in the aftermath… Read More