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Margaret Aymer

Rev. Margaret Aymer, Ph.D., D. D. is Associate Professor for New Testament at the Interdenominational Theological Center and a Teaching Elder in the PCUSA. She is the author of First Pure, Then Peaceable: Frederick Douglass, Darkness and the Epistle of James, and the 2011-2012 Horizons Bible Study, Confessing the Beatitudes. A native of the Caribbean, Dr. Aymer combines her scholarly training in early Christianity with her lived experiences of migration, and being black and female in the USA. She is happily married to Dr. Laurent M. R. G. Oget, a native of France, who is a software engineer (aka code poet).

Blog Posts by Margaret Aymer

Posted by Margaret Aymer 34 weeks 5 hours ago
Children are suffering from violence in the U.S. and around the world.Michael Brown. The children of Gaza. The refugees of Central America. Only three of numerous heart-breaking stories to fill the...
Posted by Margaret Aymer 2 years 2 weeks ago
Resurrection is the theme of the 50 days of Eastertide. Yet, for decades, the month of April has been filled with particularly horrific deaths:The assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. (April 4,...