Tuesday, July 24 7pm – Presentation by Rev. Mitri Raheb
Hope in the Shadow of the Wall
Wednesday, July 25 7 pm – Presentations by Rev. Mitri Raheb and Rev. Everett Mitchell
The Black Church and Palestinian Theologies: Intersections of Faith in the Face of Empire
Reverend Mitchell is the Senior Pastor of Christ the Solid Rock Baptist Church in Madison, WI. He is also currently the Director of Community Relations for the University of Wisconsin Madison. He was formerly an Assistant District Attorney in Dane County Wisconsin. In the past, he served as the Associate Director of Madison-area Urban Ministry. Rev. Mitchell’s theological focus has been examining the relationship of the church to social issues, such as poverty, war, incarceration and immigration. He holds both a Masters of Divinity (M.Div.) in Christian Ethics and a Masters of Theology (Th.M.) in Social Ethics from Princeton Theological Seminary.
SPONSORED BY: First Unitarian Society, Shaarei Shamayim Jewish Synagogue, Lake Edge Lutheran Church, and Christ the Solid Rock Baptist Church & Bright Stars Madison Area Representatives