Princeton Seminary welcomes Michael Gerson to deliver a special lecture on Thursday, November 8 at 5 p.m.
This lecture will be held in the Iain R. Torrance Atrium of the Princeton Theological Seminary Library and is free and open to the public.
Michael Gerson is a nationally syndicated columnist who appears twice weekly in The Washington Post. He also serves as a Senior Research Fellow in the Center on Faith & International Affairs at the Institute for Global Engagement. From 2006–2009, Mr. Gerson served as the Roger Hertog Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. Prior to that, he was a top aide to President George W. Bush as assistant to the President for policy and strategic planning. He is the author of Heroic Conservatism (2007) and co-author of City of Man: Religion and Politics in a New Era (2010). He appears regularly on the “PBS News Hour” and “Face the Nation.” His recent cover story for the Atlantic Monthly, “Trump and the Evangelical Temptation” (March 13, 2018), has been widely read and discussed in the broader media. Mr. Gerson is a graduate of Wheaton College.
“One of the biggest lessons I learned was how to be charitable to views other than my own. Christian charity was shown to me, not just in the readings for class, but from the professors, and the Seminary community.”