Whose Voices Count?
October 20, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.
Rev. Dr. Matthew Johnson
In a democracy, everyone should have a “voice and a vote.” But some voices seem to get heard a lot more than others. Liberation Theology argues that “God has a preferential option for the poor.” What would mean for our democracy to do a better job of hearing the voices, and counting the votes, of those who are often left out? And, moreover, how might such attentive listening change our self-understanding, our lives, and our future?
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