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Jacqui Lewis



Reverend Jacqui Lewis, PhD, is an American author, activist, preacher, and public theologian. Lewis is the cofounder of The Middle Project and The Revolutionary Love Conference with her spouse, Reverend John Janka, to train leaders on aspects of social justice. Lewis advocates for racial equality, gun control, economic justice, and equal rights for all sexual orientations/genders and marriage equality.

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The Pentecost Paradigm: Ten Strategies for Becoming a Multiracial Congregation

How do churches build immunity from racial and ethnic tensions that threaten to divide rather than unite congregations? Jacqui Lewis and John Janka believe that the answer lies in the development of multiracial, multicultural communities of faith.

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Finding Our Way in Post-Trump America

Historians, theologians, artists, and activists reflect on where we go from here.

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Reverend: White Supremacy Sometimes “Masquerades as Faith” in Christian Churches

Rev. Jacqueline Lewis, senior minister of Middle Collegiate Church in Manhattan, is on a mission to eradicate racism—especially within the church she loves. Though Rev. Lewis’s own congregation is a model of diversity, Rev.

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Fierce Love: A Bold Path to a Better Life and a Better World

A healing antidote to our divisive culture, full of evocative storytelling, spiritual wisdom, and nine essential daily practices—by the first female, Black senior minister at the historic Collegiate Churches of New York. We are living in a world divided.

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A Note from Charleston

A Diverse Coalition of Women Finds Church at Emanuel AME.

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Revolutionary Love: An Interview with Rev. Jacqui Lewis

As 2019 comes to a close, Laura speaks with Rev. Dr. Jacqueline Lewis of Middle Collegiate Church in New York City’s East Village. Rev. Jacqui’s public theology focuses on social and environmental justice, community engagement, and the practice of what she calls “Revolutionary Love.

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The Power of Stories: A Guide for Leading Multi-Racial and Multi-Cultural Congregations

Most congregational leaders find it difficult to resist the dominant cultural expectation that different cultural and ethnic groups should stick to themselves -- especially when it comes to church.

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The Long Walk to Freedom

I am in a movement for justice inspired by Rabbi Yeshua.

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Believe Out Loud: Rev. Jacqui Lewis

Believe Out Loud series sits down with Reverend Jacqui Lewis of Middle Collegiate Church as part of the How Do You Believe Out Loud series.

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In the Matter of Black Lives...

And so it is, condoned by broken theology, and now by cultural conscription, that Black lives matter so little in our nation that they can be pummeled, kicked, tossed, tased, trashed, shot, killed, and discarded.

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