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Womanists Wading in the Word™ productions offer enrichment in the academic, religious and spiritual lives of individuals and institutions, church and synagogue congregations, clergy and lay persons, seminarians and students in academic religious disciplines through Dr. Gafney’s expertise in Hebrew biblical scholarship and womanist biblical scholarship through sermons, lectures, presentations, retreats, workshops and media requests any Wil Gafney book or other publication or on:

  • Hebrew Bible
  • Womanist/Feminist Biblical Interpretation
  • Women Prophets and Prophets (broadly)
  • Biblical Translation and Interpretation
  • Preaching the Hebrew Bible
  • Use of Scripture in the Public Square
  • The Bible and Black Lives Matter
  • White Supremacy in Biblical Interpretation and in the Church
  • Dead Sea Scrolls and other Canons of Scripture
  • Midrash and Rabbinic Literature
  • Muslim, Jewish and Christian Interfaith Conversations
  • Sermons and Adult Christian Education/Formation

Requests made at least six months in advance will generally be able to be accomodated. Requests made 12-18 months in advance are more likely to be fulfilled on the desired dates.

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Upcoming Events:

12-13 March 2022, First UU Church, Houston, TX, Lecture and Sermons

25-27 March 2022, Wall Street Trinity Episcopal Church, Retreat, New York City, NC  

3-4 April 2022, Saint Stephen Presbyterian Church, Lecture, Sermon & Sunday School, Fort Worth, TX

2-4 May 2022, Union Presbyterian Seminary, Lectures & Conversation, Richmond, VA 

19-22 May 2022, Diocese of Newark, Newark, NJ, Workshops

10-27 July 2022, Centre for Biblical Formation, Ecce Homo, Jerusalem,


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