Grawemeyer Religion Award Goes To University of Pennsylvania Professor

The University of Louisville and the Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary are giving the 2012 Grawemeyer Award in Religion to a University of Pennsylvania history professor. Dr. Barbara Savage is being honored for ideas set forth in her book Your Spirits Walk Beside Us: The Politics of Black Religion. The book explores the relationship between African-American… Continue reading Grawemeyer Religion Award Goes To University of Pennsylvania Professor

Rev. George Edwards Dies At 90

By Rick Howlett Funeral arrangements are pending for longtime Louisville activist the Reverend George Edwards, who died Wednesday at the age of 90. Edwards was a retired professor at the Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Jean, co-founded the Louisville chapter of the Fellowship of Reconciliation, an organization of peace activists, in 1975.… Continue reading Rev. George Edwards Dies At 90