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Drury religion professor presents a talk on sex and the Bible

For Immediate Release: November 13

Peter Browning, Ph. D.
Theme Year Director
Professor  & Chaplain
Philosophy & Religion
Office: (417) 873-7231

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Nov. 13, 2009 - Drury University associate professor of religion, Dr. Teresa Hornsby, will present a talk on sex and the Bible Thursday, Nov. 19, at 11 a.m. in Clara Thompson Hall.

Dr. Hornsby will address the sources of sexual condemnation and sexual celebration in the Bible and how better to understand biblical ideas about sexuality in our lives. Attendees are encouraged to bring their Bibles.

Drury University’s 2009-2010 convocation series Spirituality and Justice honors the connection between spirituality and intellectual pursuit and values interfaith dialogue.

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. For more details about speakers, changes to speaker schedule, and information, please visit or contact Theme Year Director Peter Browning, Ph. D. at (417) 873-7231 or


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