Day1 Weekly Programs by The Rev. Dr. Serene Jones
Tuesday February 08, 2011
The Apostle Peter's experience in Acts 12 guides the Rev. Dr. Serene Jones into a reflection on the grace of God as it comes into the midst of fear, turmoil and chaos.
Articles by The Rev. Dr. Serene Jones
Thursday June 13, 2013
The religious debate over marriage equality has often been framed as a question of whether same-sex relationships are blessed by God and the Bible. Both sides can find proof texts to support their positions, and debate the matter endlessly. I believe that God loves all human beings equally and that Scripture supports the notion that God wants people to love God and one another, and this includes in marriage.
Thursday July 19, 2012
As president of Union Theological Seminary, I am very proud of this institution's 175-year history as a force for socially-engaged Christianity in America and around the world. It's fascinating to me, though, how many people know of Union but have absolutely no idea what happens on our campus, or at other seminaries.
Saturday August 27, 2011
While much is made of the "glass ceiling" that prevents women from reaching senior positions in organizations, the Rev. Dr. Serene Jones says there are many little glass ceilings that exist within each of us and determine our openness to others.
Video by The Rev. Dr. Serene Jones
Friday March 04, 2011
The Rev. Dr. Serene Jones, President of Union Theological Seminary in New York City, sits down with Day1 host Peter Wallace to discuss a range of issues including the challenges facing seminaries in today's world, what makes Union Theological Seminary unique, and the new world of social media and how it might affect preaching and seminary education. Dr. Jones, well known for her views and teaching on feminist theology, discusses those who say feminism is dead and where the movement is today. Join us for another great interview on Day1.