Community Organizing as Spiritual Discipline

Posted on April 3, 2015 by PLT Staff

Lecture given by Perry Perkins as part of the Thursday Nights: Conversations in Lived Theology lecture series at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. Perkins shares how community organizing has interacted with his faith and how his relationship with God grows and works through it. For a listing of all our Occasional Lectures, click here.

Excerpt: “We do this training called ‘qualities of leaders,’ and we’re trying to teach about the kinds of qualities you look for in a leader and we look for a collective that has all these qualities. And the first one we look for is anger.”

  • Audio Information
  • Date Recorded:November 8, 2012
  • Location Recorded:Charlottesville, VA
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