Cynthia Rigby

Cynthia Rigby

Cynthia L. Rigby is the W. C. Brown Professor of Theology at Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary. An ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), she serves on the board of the Presbyterian Publishing Corporation and was an author of the Sarasota Statement for Next Church (2017).

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Joining the dance

Cynthia Rigby writes about perichoresis or "mutual indwelling." This term is usually used in theological circles to reference the relationship of the Trinity, but can it also reference how we belong to one another?


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