The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Mr. Rogers revisited

In honor of the 10th anniversary of Presbyterian minister and children's television host Fred Rogers' death, the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary crafted its 2013 summer leadership conference around his life and work. The conference explored the complicated topic of child spirituality, which Rogers addressed in his show by cultivating the virtues of neighborliness, hospitality and respect for others. James Davison, continuing education director at the seminary, said Rogers' strength was in his "unique ideas of how to treat others from his biblical religious background."


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