"The way forward for theological education will be deeply interfaith, or it will fail. The fact is our lives are now interfaith, in bone-deep ways. We live in interfaith families; we eat Middle Eastern food for lunch, kosher for dinner. ... We have hymns on our iPods, yoga mats in our backpacks, Torah prayers by our bedsides. "
OK . . . Who said that? Leave your guesses in the comments section below. Please, no google searches. The whole point is to guess!
So, this is the future of theological education. This is from Dr. Serene Jones's inaugural address as the new president of Union Theological Seminary in New York (Nov. 17).