Phyllis Tickle

Faith/Religion
5:34 pm
Sun March 16, 2014

Phyllis Tickle explores the Great Emergence, highlights shifts in Christianity

Phyllis Tickle, a respected authority on religion, speaks about how she sees Christianity being reshaped. She spoke in Columbia for an event called, "What is the Future of Faith?"
Kellie Moore, ColumbiaFAVS.com

Christianity is in the midst of a major shift, according the scholar and author Phyllis Tickle. And that shift could involve making more room for the Holy Spirit.

Tickle, respected internationally as an authority on religion, is the founding editor of the religion department at “Publishers Weekly.” She is the author of more than two dozen books, and has received awards for her accomplishments, along with two honorary doctorate degrees.

She spoke at an event on Friday and Saturday in Columbia focused on one question: “What is the future of faith?”

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Faith/Religion
11:40 am
Fri March 14, 2014

Christianity due for a shake-up: Q-and-A with Phyllis Tickle on the future of faith

Religion expert Phyllis Tickle will be in town this weekend for two days of lectures and discussion on the topic, "What is the Future of Faith?"
Credit Image courtesy Missouri United Methodist Church.

Christianity is due for a major transformation – potentially, something as big as the Protestant Reformation.

At least, that's how Phyllis Tickle sees it.

Tickle is the founding editor of the religion department at "Publishers Weekly," and the author of more than two dozen books. One of them, "The Great Emergence," explores where Christianity has been, is now, and could be headed.

This weekend, Tickle is visiting Columbia for two days of talks focused around one question: "What is the future of faith?"

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