Thank you to all who joined us on March 12th, 2023 for an interactive conversation with Katherine Stewart, author of The Power Worshippers: Inside the Dangerous Rise of Religious Nationalism. This program was presented in partnership with Rochester Clergy and Community United at Third Presbyterian Church.
Topics covered were:
The aftermath of the January 6, 2021 attack on the Capitol
The normalization of concepts like "spiritual warfare"
The rise of rhetoric classifying certain Americans as "Other"
What people can do to meet the threat of religious nationalism
MEET THE SPEAKER
Katherine Stewart is an investigative reporter and author who has covered religious liberty, politics, policy, and education for over a decade.
Her latest book, THE POWER WORSHIPPERS: Inside the Dangerous Rise of Religious Nationalism, is a rare look inside the machinery of the movement that brought Donald Trump to power. Stewart’s journalism appears in the New York Times op ed, NBC, the New Republic, and the New York Review of Books.