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Head And Heart: The Role of Reason and Emotion in the Gift of Faith


There has long been a debate over whether the intellect has a priority over the emotions or vice versa when it comes to one's faith.   Becoming a Christian involves at least some change of mind, but arguably demands a whole lot more, including a change of heart. Is faith in Christ a rational decision? Is it then only a rational decision? What role do arguments and reasons play in coming to faith and persisting in it, and what is the place of emotions in the Christian life? This lecture will explore the relationship between mind and heart for the Christian: love? hate? or "it's complicated?"

Veiw Guillaume's full bio here

The evening's events will take place at the Wallkill River School of Art and Art Gallery in Montgomery, NY (click here for directions) and the charge is $35 per person or $60 per couple.  The evening begins at 7pm with hot and cold hors d'oeuvres and wine followed by our featured lecture and concludes with coffee and dessert. Folks are welcomed to stay and fellowship afterwards as long as they would like to. We look forward to seeing you there.