Archbishop Desmond Tutu to deliver public address

Christian Theological Seminary and Butler University are honored to welcome Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, 1984 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, to Butler’s Clowes Memorial Hall for a public address at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12. Generous support for this event is provided by The Dungy Family Foundation.

The lecture is free and open to the public, but tickets are required. Tickets for this event are sold out.

Archbishop Tutu’s visit comes three months after Butler and CTS announced that South African theologian Allan Boesak was jointly appointed by both schools as the first occupant of the Desmond Tutu Chair of Peace, Global Justice, and Reconciliation Studies.

upcoming events

Rabbi Reuben Zellman, Director of Music at Congregation Beth El in Berkley, California, will present a free, do-it-yourself introduction to Jewish liturgical music.

Christian Activism in the 21st Century. This is the inaugural CTS/OPEN course with Brian McLaren.

Part of the Religion and Trans Lives in a Global Perspective series presented by the Desmond Tutu Center and the Butler Center for Faith and Vocation. Free and open to the public.

There have been, and still are, religions that recognize three or more genders. Speakers will discuss examples from Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism.

More Events >>