Rebecca Todd Peters

Rebecca Todd Peters is professor of religious studies at Elon University. Her latest book is Solidarity Ethics: Transformation in a Globalized World.

Growing up as a cradle Presbyterian and a preacher’s kid, Presbyterianism was my sociocultural world. When my father got angry with me or my sister, he would often preface his remarks with the exasperated endearment, “Child of the covenant!”
April 23, 2015