Monday, October 8, 9:30 AM - Monday, October 8, 10:30 AM
Sanctuary Room 2
with Dr. Michael Hegeman
World Christianities: Each week we will explore the different ways that the Christian faith has taken shape and flourished among the world’s cultures and peoples. Encountering the faith of Christians of different cultures teaches about our own embrace of faith and how our culture has shaped the way we see Jesus and his Church.
Week 1: Christianity in Spanish-Speaking Lands
Spanish Christianity was forged in the crucible of a 700-year conflict with Islam and Judaism. As the Spanish came as conquistadores to the New World, they brought a distinctive form of Christianity that molded itself in unique ways with the myriad cultures it encountered.