Literature & Spirituality | Nadia Bolz-Weber

Event time: 
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 12:30pm
Battell Chapel (BATTELL) See map
400 College Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Open to: 
General Public
Event description: 

Truth Telling in a World of Spin

“Nadia Bolz-Weber is what you’d get if you mixed the DNA of Louis C.K., Joey Ramone and St. Paul. She is by far my favorite tatted-up, cranky pastor ever.” -A. J. Jacobs, author of The Year of Living Biblically


Free; no tickets or reservations 


Nadia Bolz-Weber is the author of two New York Times bestselling memoirs: Pastrix; The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner & Saint (2013) and Accidental Saints; Finding God in All the Wrong People (2015). She is an ordained Lutheran pastor (ELCA) and still works as the founding pastor of House for All Sinners and Saints in Denver, Colorado. Nadia travels domestically and internationally as a speaker and has been featured on NPR’s Morning Edition, On Being with Krista Tippett, Fresh Air, CNN and in the Washington Post, Bitch magazine, The Daily Beast, More magazine and The Atlantic. International media coverage includes BBC World Service and The Guardian and magazine features in Germany, Poland, and Switzerland. Nadia lives in Denver with her family and her Great Dane, Zacchaeus.

NOTE: Bolz-Weber will be preaching and presiding in Marquand Chapel at Yale Divinity School on Friday, Feb. 2 at 10:30 am. All are welcome!


Free; no tickets or reservations