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"Big Promises and the American Prosperity Gospel" with Kate Bowler

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
0012 Westbrook
Elizabeth Murray (elizabeth.a.murray@duke.edu)

Manos Unidas and the Asian Theology student groups at Duke Divinity School will hold a discussion with Kate Bowler, Divinity School assistant professor of the history of Christianity in the United States, on "Big Promises and the American Prosperity Gospel."

The talk will examine the prosperity gospel's spiritual guarantees of health, money, and happiness. It will also explore how the movement originated and how churches around the world can fulfill a gospel of big promises.