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Creating and Sustaining a Debt Free Ministry: The Clergy Cycle, Congregation and Church

Course Level-Format:   graduate
Instructor: DeForest Soaries, Jr.
Institution: New Brunswick Theological Seminary

Course Term: Spring
Course Year: 2015


A 2015 course by DeForest Soaries, Jr. at New Brunswick Theological Seminary “offers an historical, cultural, Biblical and social overview of consumer debt in Western society. The evolution and impact of marketing and advertising as contributors to the culture of debt will be explored.The relationship between Christian faith, clergy and consumerism will also be considered.The impact of debt on clergy and congregational ministry will be studied.”