Chair of the Department of Religious Studies, University of Pennsylvania
Anthea Butler is the Geraldine R. Segal Professor in American Social Thought and the chair of the department of Religious Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Her most recent book is "White Evangelical Racism: The Politics of Morality in America." Butler is an opinion writer for MSNBC. Her articles on religion, race, politics and popular culture have also appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, CNN, NBC and The Guardian.
The Vital Worship, Vital Preaching Grants Program at the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship is designed to foster, strengthen and sustain well-grounded worship in congregations throughout the U.S. and Canada. Two streams of grants are offered: to teacher-scholars and to worshiping communities.
Grant proposal due date options include October 15, 2023, or February 15 or June 15, 2024.