Thomas Jay Oord is a theologian, philosopher, and scholar of multi-disciplinary studies. He is the author or editor of more than twenty books and professor in the American northwest. A gifted speaker, Oord is known for his contributions to research on love, open and relational theology, science and religion,  and theologies exploring the implications of freedom and relationships for transformation.

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May 26, 2016

Guest Post by Dr. Dyton Owen  There have been countless times that my wife, Tammy, and I have had a conversation revolving around a statement we often hear. We hear it – or some variation –  frequently after some tragedy. Usually it’s spoken by well-meaning people who feel they must say something in response to […]

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Oord’s lectures and publications explore the most perplexing issues of our day. His analysis of big questions in theology, philosophy and science adds clarity and challenges audiences to live lives of love.

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