Fall 2013 Pope Lecture: Was Jesus a socialist?

The Clemson Institute for the Study of Capitalism will host two distinguished scholars — Robert P. George and Ron Sider — on Nov. 7 for a discussion and Q&A. The topic: “Was Jesus a socialist?”

The event is free and open to the public.

George (left) is Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, Visiting Professor at Harvard Law School, and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions. He has been called “America’s most influential conservative Christian thinker.”

Sider (right) is Professor of Theology, Holistic Ministry, and Public Policy at the Palmer Theological Seminary. His book Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger was lauded by Christianity Today as being among the top 100 books on religion in the 20th century.

Time: 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Place: Self Auditorium in the Strom Thurmond Institute on the Clemson University campus.