Nationally recognized speaker comes to Graduate School of Theology

Posted February 16, 2012

ACU's Graduate School of Theology will host Frederica Mathewes-Green on Feb. 20. Mathewes-Green is an expert on Orthodox Christianity and the theology of the Eastern Church.

She has authored nine books and numerous articles that have appeared in publications including Christianity Today, Wall Street Journal, and The Los Angeles Times. She is a contributing editor of Christianity Today and a contributor to First Things, Beliefnet, Books & Culture and other publications. She also has been a featured speaker at Yale, Harvard, Princeton and Cornell. Mathewes-Green lives in Baltimore with her husband, Rev. Gregory Mathewes-Green, an Orthodox priest.

Mathewes-Green will deliver two presentations:

*  “The Culture Catch: The Tricky Side of Cultural Engagement” at 11 a.m. in Room 219 of the Onstead-Packer Biblical Studies Building. (Space is limited. If you plan to attend, please email Eric at

*  “The Jesus Prayer: Seeking Wholeness, Finding Health" at 6 p.m. in Room 114 of the Onstead-Packer Biblical Studies Building.

For more information, contact Dr. Mark Hamilton: 674-3765.