6:30 - 8 p.m.
Lakeland University Campus, Bradley Fine Arts Theatre
After examining the role of Christianity in the abortion debate, we will explore how the frame of “reproductive justice” offers opportunities for dialogue, support for women’s health and well-being, and restorative justice.
Dr. Rebecca Todd Peters is Professor of Religious Studies at Elon University and Vice President of the Society of Christian Ethics. She is author of Trust Women: A Progressive Christian Argument for Reproductive Justice, a clinic escort, a founding member of SACReD (Spiritual Alliance of Communities for Reproductive Dignity), and serves on PPFA’s Clergy Advocacy Board. She is currently directing the Abortion & Religion project, which is interviewing Jews, Christians, and Muslims having abortions across the country.