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Robert Hoch


Robert Hoch, Ph.D., ordained in the Presbyterian Church (USA), serves as a theological educator at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, Dubuque, Iowa. He is the author of numerous articles and two books, including Breathing Patterns: A Teacher’s Reflections on Calling, Equipping and Sending (Wipf and Stock, 2010), a collection of chapel sermons and meditations on the relationship between sanctuary and classroom, and his forthcoming work, By the Rivers of Babylon: Blueprints for a Church in Exile (Fortress Press, 2013), in which he argues for a robust expression of the church as faith community sent into exilic reality.


Blog Posts by Robert Hoch

Posted by Robert Hoch 2 years 3 weeks ago
In January, I received a phone message from a friend of ours. She needed to talk with me, she said. About something.Not long after, I got an e-mail from Cordera (not her real name), our friend’s...