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Benjamin Corey

Benjamin Corey is a two-time graduate of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and current Doctor of Missiology student at Fuller. He is the dad of two girls adopted from Peru, and the co-founder of the Not Here Justice in Action Network as well as the Scholar in Residence for the Foundation for Hope and Grace.

Blog Posts by Benjamin Corey

Posted by Benjamin Corey 34 weeks 2 hours ago
As I stated yesterday, I believe that America’s justice system is broken and in need of desperate repair. One of those areas is the practice of putting our citizens to death, something I believe that...
Posted by Benjamin Corey 34 weeks 1 day ago
America’s justice system is broken.Our jails are overflowing, people are receiving life sentences for minor crimes under three strikes laws, racial disparities leave minority populations...
Posted by Benjamin Corey 34 weeks 5 days ago
The difficulty of restorative justice, is that some things simply can’t be restored.Certainly, not 14-year-old George Stinney. He’s been dead almost 70 years.We can however, restore his name — and...
Posted by Benjamin Corey 1 year 10 weeks ago
God’s desire that we show others hospitality is a common theme in scripture; in the Old Testament showing hospitality was a cultural norm, much as it is today in shame and honor cultures. The New...
Posted by Benjamin Corey 1 year 13 weeks ago
Editor's Note: In April, Associated Press representatives said they would no longer recommend the term "illegal immigrant" in the influential AP Style Guide used by many in print...