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6th Annual Prophetic Voices of the Church Lecture
6th Annual Prophetic Voices of the Church Lecture      The Reverend Professor Peter J. Gomes is Plummer Professor of Christian Morals and Pusey Minister in The Memorial Church at Harvard University, where he has served for more than thirty years. Widely regarded as one of America's most distinguished preachers, Professor Gomes has lectured and preached throughout America and the British Isles. In recent years he has preached to the British royal family at St. Edmundsbury Cathedral, delivered the Convocation Address at Harvard Divinity School, the Lyman Beecher Lectures at Yale Divinity School, and given major addresses at Eton College, Oxford University, the University of Cambridge, and Canterbury Cathedral. Named Clergy of the Year in 1998 by Religion in American Life, Professor Gomes delivered prayers at the presidential inaugurations of Ronald Wilson Reagan and of George Herbert Walker Bush.
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    Thursday, March 15, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
The Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
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    Faculty, Graduate Students, Public, Undergraduate Students
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    Lectures & Readings, Religious
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    The Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life at Boston College
    Susan Richard
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