Rediscovering Our Progressive Christian Heritage

Delwin Brown
July 31, 2009

This article was originally submitted to Pacific School of Religion as part of Progressive Christian Witness, a 2006 initiative of PSR designed to bring voices of progressive Christianity to churches nationwide. 

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This essay was one of the January 2006 Earl Lectures, sponsored by Pacific School of Religion, and is used by permission of the author.

Copyright © 2006 by Delwin Brown

Delwin Brown served as Pacific School of Religion’s dean of faculty and professor of theology from 2002 to 2005 and is now dean emeritus. Previously he held the Harvey Pottoff chair in Christian theology and served as the dean at Iliff School of Theology. One of his scholarly interests is the role of theology and the theologian in American public life. Dr. Brown was the director of The Progressive Christian Witness.