Luther E. Smith, Jr.

is a professor of church and community at the Candler School of Theology of Emory University where he has taught since 1979. His scholarship focuses on Howard Thurman, Christian spirituality, Christian communalism, and social transformation. Throughout the last decade, Luther has led ecumenical and interfaith organizations in their advocacy for children - especially children who are poor, abused, refugees, and involved in the justice system. He is an ordained minister in the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, and is currently writing on a spirituality of hope.


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    • A Word for Prayerful Reflection: PEACE #weavingsdailyoffice
      about 6 hours ago
    • Resting in Evening Prayer: You, O Lord, make me to lie down in safety. Guide me into your peace. #weavingsdailyoffice
      about 9 hours ago
    • Pausing for Midday Prayer: In the shadow of your wings, O God, I find refuge. I trust in you. #weavingsdailyoffice
      about 15 hours ago
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