Jacqui Lewis

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The Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis is senior minister of Middle Collegiate Church in New York City.

Jacqui is a womanist whose preaching, teaching, speaking, writing, and activism are aimed at racial equality, gun control, economic justice, and equal rights for all sexual orientations and genders. Jacqui has preached at the Festival of Homiletics, Wild Goose, The Children’s Defense Fund’s Haley Farm, and was a featured speaker on the Together national tour with best-selling author, Glennon Doyle.

She is a nationally sought after preacher and activist on racial reconciliation, LGBTI equality, and economic justice. Dr. Lewis launched and hosted the MSNBC.com program “Just Faith,” featuring inclusive, interreligious, unorthodox conversations about culture and current events through the lens of progressive faith and spirituality. She co-founded The Middle Project, a leadership training institute for progressive faith leaders and social justice activists. Her books include The Power of Stories: A Guide for Leaders in Multi-Racial and Multi-Cultural Congregations.