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Creating a more generous orthodoxy at Duke Divinity School

One of my first acts as dean in July 2016, was to designate a space for the work of Sacred Worth, the LGBTQIA+ student group in the Divinity School. I also began to focus Divinity Magazine toward a more inclusive vision for theological education and ministry, and last year I invited Sacred Worth to give a presentation to the faculty about the experience of being a sexual minority in classes at Duke.

Church angers some neighbors with parking lot plans

David Hailey, pastor of Hayes Barton Baptist Church, says tearing down a half-dozen historic houses to build a parking lot will benefit the church and its business and residential neighbors.
Martha Quillin mquillin@newsobserver.com