Dr. Jan Love

Denomination: United Methodist Church (UMC)
Organization: Candler School of Theology

Dr. Jan Love is the dean and professor of Christianity and World Politics for the Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.

She came to Candler in early 2007 after serving as the head of the Women's Division of the United Methodist Church. For 22 years before that she was a member of the faculty of the University of South Carolina. For many years she has been actively involved in the World Council of Churches.

She is a graduate of Eckerd College, and earned a masters and a Ph.D. degree from Ohio State University.

Day1 Weekly Programs by Dr. Jan Love

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Encountering Christ

Friday October 24, 2008
Dr. Jan Love speaks about the power of faith in the love of Jesus and how we are called to share the knowledge of that love with others.

Listening in Love

Friday October 24, 2008
Dr. Jan Love draws on the way in which Jesus listened to the persistant Canaanite woman to discuss the importance of listening deeply in the context of conflict.

Encountering Other Religions

Friday October 24, 2008
Dr. Jan Love, dean of Candler School of Theology, explores the meaning of Peter's vision in Acts 11--and the perspective it provides in approaching interfaith relations today.

The Grace of the City of God

Friday October 24, 2008
Dr. Jan Love, dean of Candler School of Theology at Emory University, goes beyond the beautiful language about the City of God in Revelation 21--22 to offer holy hope in the face of life's hardships.

Video by Dr. Jan Love

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Dr. Jan Love - Day1 Conversations with Peter Wallace

Friday October 24, 2008
The Rev. Canon Louis "Skip" Schueddig, President and guest host of Day1, sits down with Dean and Professor Dr. Jan Love to discuss the work of Candler School of Theology and the challenges facing students, and educators, today in seminary.

Dr. Jan Love (Part 2) - Day1 Conversations with Peter Wallace

Friday October 24, 2008
The Rev. Canon Louis "Skip" Schueddig, President and guest host of Day1, sits down with Dean and Professor Dr. Jan Love to discuss the work of Candler School of Theology and the challenges facing students, and educators, today in seminary.

Radio by Dr. Jan Love

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Podcast Extra Interview-Love

Friday October 24, 2008
In this Day 1 Podcast Extra, Dr. Jan Love, Dean and Professor of Christianity and World Politics for the Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta, GA, shares her personal insights and experiences.