Faith Rooted Activism

Michelle Ferrigno Warren Michelle Ferrigno Warren knows of what she speaks and writes. Regarding social and economic justice, Michelle’s effective engagement with problems of human deprivation is born from her personal experience. 25 years ago, she and her husband, David, helped organize Open Door Ministries, a church and community development corporation in downtown Denver, Colorado. Together,…

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A Continued Call to Responsible Action

A Continued Call for Responsible Action Since April, The Dietrich Bonhoeffer Institute has been a prime contributor to the movement asking the World Council of Churches (WCC) to suspend member privileges for the Moscow Patriarchate of the Russian Orthodox Church. In addition to the development and circulation of a petition demanding action, we worked closely…

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Senior Fellow Spotlight – Dr. Tobias Cremer

Senior Fellow Spotlight – Dr. Tobias Cremer  “I regularly hear people ask, Where are our Bonhoeffers for today? TDBI is always on the lookout for them: brilliant, insightful, morally courageous leaders who are meeting the ethical challenges and human crises of our time. And we’ve found one in our Senior Fellow, Tobias Cremer of Pembroke College, Oxford…

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Senior Fellow Spotlight: Rev. Dr. Mae Elise Cannon

Senior Fellow Spotlight Mae Elise Cannon is the author of Beyond Hashtag Activism (IVP, May 2020); co-editor of Evangelical Theologies of Liberation and Justice (IVP, 2019); editor of A Land Full of God: Christian Perspectives on the Holy Land (2017); author of Social Justice Handbook: Small Steps for a Better World (IVP, 2009) and Just Spirituality: How Faith Practices Fuel Social Action (IVP, 2013); and…

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