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Otis Young Lecture Series

Start Date: 
April 18, 2013 1:30 PM
End Date: 
April 18, 2013 3:00 PM
Location: 

Communications Building - Heckman Auditorium

Contact: 
Karla J Cooper
Description

<span style="font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">The Otis Young Lecture Series on Religion and Ethics presents Bishop Gene Robinson, bestselling religion author of</span><em style="font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">&nbsp;God Believes in Love</em><span style="font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">, and the IX Bishop of the Diocese of New Hampshire at Doane College on&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">Thursday, April 18th.&nbsp;</span><br />
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<span style="font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;"></span><span style="font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">Bishop Gene Robinson is the first openly gay person elected (in 2003) to the historic episcopate. In his groundbreaking book, "</span><em style="font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">God Believes in Love</em><span style="font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">," Robinson lovingly and persuasively makes the case for same-sex marriage using commonsense, reasoned, and religious arguments. Bishop Robinson was recently featured on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart.</span><span style="font-family: verdana, geneva, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;"></span>