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Sociologist of Religion, Dr. Gerardo Marti, drops a powerful lecture that explores secularization in three parts – the statistics, the theory, and the history. This lecture and the ensuing conversation is the kickoff of an open online reading group. Join the fun here:

Dr. Gerardo Marti is a professor of Sociology at Davidson in North Carolina. His research centers around race-
ethnicity, religion, identity, inequality, and social change. Through his research, he works to uncover the dynamics of contemporary issues like diversity, religious innovation, and political power.

Gerardo’s previous visit to the podcast: a Sociologist on American Religion

Here’s a few of his books to check out:

American Blindspot: Race, Class, Religion, and the Trump Presidency

The Deconstructed Church: Understanding Emerging Christianity

The Glass Church: Robert H. Schuller, the Crystal Cathedral, and the Strain of Megachurch Ministry

Latino Protestants in America: Growing and Diverse