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Bishop Spong delivers many public lectures each year to standing-room-only crowds throughout the world. Under the video below is a schedule of his upcoming appearances.

Published on Jul 9, 2012

Bishop John Shelby Spong’s message might alienate certain types of believers–namely, biblical literalists. But he stands strong in his analysis of the Bible as a symbolic work and calls Christ’s followers today to recognize their teacher as a “boundary-breaker,” not a “blood offering.” This lecture ended Spong’s weeklong lecture on “Re-Claiming the Bible in a Non-Religious World.”

Sun Oct 26, 2014
Trinity United Church of Christ 4435 No.Calhoun Road, Brookfield, WI53005

Event:    Oct. 26 th

Sun                10:00 a.m.                        Worship Service

Sun                   2:00 p.m.                         Lecture


Contact: The Rev. Janis K. Doleschal
Tel: 262 781-9378 or 414 708-7024
E-mail: jdoleschal@hotmail.com
Tue Nov 4, 2014
FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST CONGREGATIONAL 12 S. Main Street, West Hartford, CT 06107

Nov 4th    Tues


12:00  noon          Lunch & Lecture (Reservations Required)

7:00       p.m.         Lecture – Meeting House



Contact: Patti Malahan
Tel: 860 232-3893
E-mail: jpwebsterdir@snet.net & The Rev. Susan Izard E-mail: ssizard@gmail.com
Fri Nov 7, 2014
To Register Presented by Christ Church Cathedral and Mt. Washington Presbyterian Church as an Alton Jenkins Memorial Lecture We invite you to join us for any part or all of the weekend offerings. For full details and to register online, go to www.mwpc-church.org/spong. Registration is needed for the Friday and Saturday programs. You do not need to register if you are joining us on Sunday.

November 7-9, 2014
Those seeking to experience Christianity in a new and vibrant way will find fresh spiritual ideas in
this weekend event from a religious leader who has become one of the definitive voices for
progressive Christianity.


Event:  Friday November 7th

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Christ Church Cathedral: (513) 621-1817

Bishop Spong will lecture from his book, Sins of
Scripture: Exposing the Bible’s Texts of Hate to
Reveal the God of Love (2005). A Q&A will follow
his remarks. A reception will close the evening


Event: Saturday November 8th

Time: 9 am to 12:30 pm
Location: Mt. Washington Presbyterian Church: 6474 Beechmont Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45230

(513) 231-2650

Bishop Spong will speak in two sessions from his
latest book, The Fourth Gospel: Tales of a Jewish
Mystic. Each session will include a Q&A. Selected
titles of the bishop’s books will be available for
sale. Coffee and tea and other light refreshments
will be provided throughout the morning.
Session One: 9 am to 10:30 am
Session Two: 11 am to 12:30 pm

Event: Sunday November 9th

Time: 10:30 am

Location: Christ Church Cathedral: (513) 621-1817

The bishop will preach at the cathedral’s Sunday
liturgy. An open forum with a Q&A will follow the
service at 11:30 am. Coffee and tea will be served.


If you have questions, call 513.231.2650.
Fri Nov 7, 2014

Events:  Sat-Sun Nov 7th – 9th

Fri: 7-9 p.m.              Lecture (Christ Church Cathedral)

Sat: 9-2 p.m.              Lecture (MWPC)

Sun: 10 a.m.               Sermon (MWPC)

Contact: Linda Ulrey
Tel: 513 232-4314
E-mail: myerlu@fuse.net

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