The Washington Examiner Does a Faith Profile on Katherine Marshall

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Katherine Marshall, 63, a senior fellow at Georgetown’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs, spent more than three decades with the World Bank, working in part to create space for faith in discussions about development. She sat down with The Washington Examiner to share her beliefs, and why due respect for religion can make all the difference....

Do you consider yourself to be of a specific faith?

I was raised an Episcopalian, and spent part of my childhood in England, where there was an intensely Anglican focus to my school. As students, we attended chapel, and regularly studied the Bible as a subject, and performed church music and dramas. Through that I came to appreciate the cultural heritage, and also to a degree the intellectual grounding of the faith. I still consider myself an Episcopalian, and I admire and support the global focus of the Episcopal Church, and its integral concern for issues of social justice and combating poverty.

Read it all.

Filed under: * Anglican - EpiscopalEpiscopal Church (TEC)* Culture-WatchGlobalizationHistoryReligion & Culture

0 Comments
Posted August 29, 2010 at 6:03 am [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]
Registered members must log in to comment.




Next entry (above): NPR—Social Networking Surges For Seniors

Previous entry (below): CNN—Author: More teens becoming ‘fake’ Christians

Return to blog homepage

Return to Mobile view (headlines)