The Supreme Court: At a Tipping Point?

Jul 22, 2017


The Supreme Court: At a Tipping Point?

President Donald J. Trump is likely to nominate several justices to the Supreme Court, shaping the future of our country and, in particular, how we govern ourselves for decades to come.

  • What impact have presidential appointments to the Court had on major Court decisions?
  • What potential appointments are looming in the 45th president’s first term, and what impact can those appointments have on major cases before the Court?
  • How has the balance of power among the three branches of government changed throughout the Court’s history?

Interfaith Lecture Theme :: The Supreme Court and Religious Communities: Holding America Accountable?

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. observed that “The conscience of the country must be both the Supreme Court and the Religious Communities.” How are these, as well as other civil entities, informing the moral compass of the nation today? In this week we will seek to discern how our social conscience is faring.

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In --- We Trust

In --- We Trust

Jul 23, 2017 9:15am

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Vespers

Vespers

Jul 23, 2017 5:00pm

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Hear and See

Hear and See

Jul 24, 2017 9:15am

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Prophetic Witness in the Progress towards America

Prophetic Witness in the Progress towards America

Jul 24, 2017 2:00pm

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Stop Speaking Smooth Things

Stop Speaking Smooth Things

Jul 25, 2017 9:15am

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In Quietness and Trust

In Quietness and Trust

Jul 25, 2017 9:15am

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The Supreme Court: Hamilton's Vision vs. Reality

The Supreme Court: Hamilton's Vision vs. Reality

Jul 25, 2017 10:45am

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The Conscience of the State: Religion's Role as an Independent Check on Government

The Conscience of the State: Religion's Role as an Independent Check on Government

Jul 25, 2017 2:00pm

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Disturbing the Peace

Disturbing the Peace

Jul 26, 2017 9:15am

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Wednesday Morning Lecture

Wednesday Morning Lecture

Jul 26, 2017 10:45am

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