ATLANTA (AP) — The head of the U.S. State Department's new Office of Faith-Based Community Initiatives is set to speak at Emory University.
Shaun Casey is scheduled to give a public talk titled "Exploring Religion and U.S. Foreign Policy: Launching the State Department's Office of Faith-Based Community Initiatives." The discussion is set for Friday afternoon.
Casey was appointed by Secretary of State John Kerry. His duties include engaging with faith-based communities to help advance the department's diplomacy and development objectives.
Casey is on leave from Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, where he is professor of Christian ethics and director of the National Capital Semester for Seminarians.
Created: Wed, 25 Sep 2013 04:16:00 EST
Updated: Wed, 25 Sep 2013 04:16:00 EST