Westwood Myron Taylor Lectureship scheduled March 24 at Milligan
Published 2:45 pm Thursday, March 10, 2022
Milligan University will host the Westwood Myron Taylor Lectureship all day March 24 in the Mildred Welshimer Phillips Memorial Chapel, B.D. Phillips Building.
The Myron Taylor Lectures in Preaching and Pastoral Ministry are devoted to practical ministry expressed in the work of the local church. This lectureship is sponsored by the Westwood Foundation to honor the ministry and legacy of Dr. Myron Taylor. Previous speakers in this lectureship have included Cynthia Hale, Paul Bartlett, and Diana Garland.
Emmanuel Katongole is Professor of Theology and Peace Studies. He holds a joint appointment with the Keough School of Global Affairs, where he serves as a full time faculty of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies. Before joining the University of Notre Dame (Jan. 2013), he served as Associate Professor of Theology and World Christianity at Duke University, and as founding co-director of the Duke Center for Reconciliation.
A member of the Contending Modernities Initiative team, Katongole coordinates an inter-disciplinary research project, which investigates how religious and secular forces compete or collaborate in shaping new modes of authority, community and identity within the context of nation-state modalities in Africa. He is a Catholic priest of Kampala Archdiocese, Uganda where he was ordained in 1987.