Xochitl Alvizo is a Ph.D. candidate in Practical Theology at Boston University with a concentration in Church and Community. She focuses on Congregational Studies, Ecclesiology, Feminist Theology, and the Emerging Church. Her dissertation research will involve a feminist analysis of the developing ecclesiology of emerging churches. She is in the ordination process with the (Christian Church) Disciples of Christ and co-founder of the Pub Church, Boston. She is also co-founder and daily project weaver of Feminism and Religion [www.feminismandreligion.com], an international online project that brings together a diversity of voices in feminism and religion at the intersection of scholarship, activism, and community. She was born and raised in Los Angeles, California.
Xochitl and I will have a conversation during the service and be available at 11:15a for further conversation. As you might expect, I will ask her about "love without measure."
Our conversation will include reflecting on our reading for the day, Mark 7:24-37. Maybe