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Rev. Dr. Guy Nave

Rev. Dr. Guy Nave is professor of religion at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, focusing on the topics of Christianity, the New Testament, and race. He received his Master of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary, and his Ph.D. in New Testament studies from Yale University. He also blogs for Luther College's Ideas and Creations page as well as the website Clamoring for Change where some of these posts also appear.

Blog Posts by Rev. Dr. Guy Nave

Posted by Rev. Dr. Guy Nave 8 weeks 2 days ago
Recently President Obama proposed giving wilderness status to 12 million acres of the Artic National Wildlife Refuge.Many Republican senators, including Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, strongly oppose...
Posted by Rev. Dr. Guy Nave 17 weeks 3 days ago
In a blog I wrote less than two weeks ago, “Justice ... not ‘Just Us’,” I asserted, “Our lives are constituted by relationships. The question is, ‘what is the nature of these relationships...
Posted by Rev. Dr. Guy Nave 19 weeks 16 hours ago
I am a professor of religion at a small liberal arts college in Decorah, Iowa. For the last two weeks in my Religion 239: Clamoring for Change course, students and I have been reading the book Occupy...
Posted by Rev. Dr. Guy Nave 48 weeks 20 hours ago
Like many people, I was troubled when I heard about the recent shooting outside of a Jewish community center in Overland Park, Kansas. According to several news accounts, the perpetrator —...
Posted by Rev. Dr. Guy Nave 1 year 19 weeks ago
When I was a Ph.D. candidate in Yale University’s New Testament program, I had the honor of preaching at an ordination service for a classmate who was being ordained as a Presbyterian minister....