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Book Event: Taya Erzeth: God in Captivity


America's Faith-Based Prisons. An eye-opening account of how and why evangelical Christian ministries are flourishing in prisons across the United States - It is by now well known that the United States’ incarceration rate is the highest in the world. What is not broadly understood is how cash-strapped and overcrowded state and federal prisons are increasingly relying on religious organizations to provide educational and mental health services and to help maintain order. And these religious organizations are overwhelmingly run by nondenominational Protestant Christians who see prisoners as captive audiences.

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Immanuel Presbyterian Church
• Tue 4/10/18 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM