Christianity and Culture Lecture

SALEM, Va.─Roanoke College's Center for Religion and Society is sponsoring a lecture, "Jesus, Muhammad and the Buddha: What's the Difference and What Difference Does it Make?," by theologian Dr. John Stackhouse Friday, March 18 at 7 p.m. in the Colket Center Wortmann Ballroom on the Roanoke College campus. The public is invited to attend at no charge.

This lecture is part of a series of Christianity and Culture lectures given by Stackhouse on the weekend of March 18-20. The series is sponsored by Roanoke College and Church of the Holy Spirit. For more information, please contact Dr. Gerald R. McDermott at Roanoke College at (540) 375-2375, or Tom R. Oster at Church of the Holy Spirit at (540) 772-4915.

Stackhouse is one of North America's leading evangelical theologians. He is professor of theology and culture at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia, and is the author of many award-winning books, including Can God Be Trusted?: Faith and the Challenge of Evil.

The Christianity and Culture conference schedule also includes lectures at Church of the Holy Spirit at 6011 Merriman Road in Roanoke. Stackhouse will lecture on Saturday, March 19 at 9 a.m. on "Christ and Culture: Hostile or Friendly?," and at 11 a.m. on "How Should Christians Respond to American Culture? Five Alternatives." He also will speak on Sunday, March 20 at 8:30 and 11 a.m. on "What In the World Is God Doing?"