Lowell Lecture: Bishop Karen Oliveto

5:00 pm on Monday, March 27, 2017
6:30 pm on Monday, March 27, 2017
STH Community Center
Join us to hear from Bishop Karen Oliveto on "For the Living of These Days." Reception will follow in Room 325. Bishop Oliveto is serving the Mountain Sky area after serving as senior pastor of the 12,000-member Glide Memorial United Methodist Church in San Francisco for eight years. She is the first woman to be senior pastor at Glide, the fifth largest United Methodist congregation in the US. Bishop Oliveto has the distinction of being the first openly lesbian bishop in The United Methodist Church. She and her wife, Robin Ridenour, a nurse anesthetist and United Methodist deaconess, were married in 2014. Contact jkjones@bu.edu for more information. This event is free and open to the public due to generous support from the Lowell Institute. For more Lowell Lectures, please visit www.lowellinstitute.org