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CBE President's Speaking Engagements

April 15, 2016 - April 15, 2016
Join Mimi Haddad at the Denver Seminary for a complimentary lunch and a lecture on "Is an Omni-Male Deity the God of Scripture?" in the Executive Board Room, Anita Graber Building.  Throughout history, Christians have be swayed by philosophical currents that impute masculine gender as part of God’s being. More recently, evangelicals have argued for the “masculine feel” of Christianity—a current that informs and influences the mission of the church today. This lecture will consider these forces and its impact. For more information, please contact hanson139@comcast.net. 
March 23, 2016 - March 23, 2016
Join Mimi Haddad at Cornell Law School on Thursday, March 23 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Her topic, “Faith Based Perspectives on Advancing Women's Equality: From Oppression to Empowerment,” will consider the biblical, historical, philosophical and ethical components of a truly Christian worldview as it supports the equal dignity and destiny of men and women. The lecture will be held at Cornell Law School in Room 182. The sponsors are the Avon Center for Women and Justice, the Jewish Law Students Association, and the Graduate and Professional Student Assembly Finance Commission.
March 23, 2016 - March 23, 2016
Dr. Mimi Haddad presented a lecture titled "Gender and Justice for Every Christian" at the Cornell University Christian Faculty and Student Fellowship.
January 10, 2016 - January 10, 2016
Mimi Haddad will lead Adult Education on "Gender & Justice: What Every Christian Should Consider" on Sunday January 17 and 24th at 10am at Bethlehem Covenant Church.  This two part series will explore the influence of a patriarchal devaluation of women in major religious and philosophical schools working to marginalize women and often the ideological foundation of their abuse. The lecture series will also consider how Christians have challenged these ideas biblically, particularly during the early evangelical missionary movement.
November 18, 2015 - November 18, 2015
This workshop will consider the commonalities between Christian and Islamic women in peacemaking in Liberia, to those of women working to challenge the marginalization of women’s leadership in the Arab world.
November 10, 2015 - November 10, 2015
CBE’s president, Dr. Mimi Haddad, will discuss how the early evangelicals were quintessential social reformers and we have them to thank for abolition and suffrage. After decades of exposing the sex industry, the early evangelicals believed that their efforts, though necessary, would inevitably fail without addressing the root causes that were continually overlooked. These Christians perceived an integral relationship—an inescapable link—between viewing females as inferior and their subsequent marginalization and abuse. This lecture will consider the history of the early evangelicals and their reforming work biblically and socially. This event will start at 6:30pm and ends at 8:00pm.
November 04, 2015 - November 04, 2015
Mimi Haddad will speak twice at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary, her alma Mater. At 11 am, Mimi Haddad will be presenting at the Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary Chapel: “Look Who’s Coming to Dinner: Outcasts, Dogs and Prostitutes.” Throughout Scripture, one cannot predict who will assume positions of leadership within God’s Covenant People. From Ruth, to Rahab, to the Egyptian Midwives in the Old Testament, to the Outcasts and Outliers in the New Testament. The members and leaders of God’s Covenant people defy cultural expectations. Noon Lunch Forum: “Our Evangelical Heritage: When the Radicals were Theological Conservatives” The social and biblical reform of the early evangelicals was sweeping in its theological and social impact. We...
November 03, 2015 - November 03, 2015
Mimi Haddad will address the Boston CBE chapter at Boston Collge from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Haddad’s lecture will consider: “Gender and Justice: What Christians Often Overlook.” Throughout the history, religion & philosophy are deemed groups of humanity as inferior to others based solely on their gender or ethnicity. This lecture will consider the challenge to human devaluation whereby women have been routinely marginalized and made vulnerable to abuse. Dinner will be served. All are welcome.  
November 01, 2015 - November 01, 2015
Mimi Haddad was the Co-Moderator for an open session on the Gender and Evangelicals Study group and the Other Voices in Interpretation Study Group at the Evangelical Theological Society Convention in Atlanta Georgia. Furthermore, she also lectured on "Observing the Fight for Shared Authority in the Moslem Community" and "Emerging Contexts for Evangelicals Discourse on Gender" at the Evangelical Theological Society Convention. 
November 01, 2015 - November 01, 2015
Mimi Haddad gave a lecture on "Is Gender Equality an Evangelical Priority: Considering our History" at Fuller Theological Seminary and at First Presbyterian Church in Colorado Springs, Colorado. 

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