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Cathedral Forum: What Language Shall I Borrow? How do we talk about God?

What language do we use when we talk about the One who is beyond all language?

Our words always reflect our own circumstances and understanding, and they evolve over generations. Traditional Biblical language, reflecting the surrounding culture, is patriarchal and monarchist. But can we change it at will?

Come for a presentation and open discussion of inclusive language with Dean Laird.

Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 9:45am in the Fleetwood Room.


The Cathedral Forum is a weekly lecture series with topics that range from theology, politics and spirituality to economics and literature. The forum regularly features prominent speakers from academia, the media, and journalism.