Princeton seminary will pay $27M in slavery reparations

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“Princeton Theological Seminary will set aside more than $25 million to pay reparations for its historical ties to slavery, thrusting the seminary to the forefront of a national debate over how America’s should reconcile with its slave-owning past.

Calling the payments an act of repentance, President M. Craig Barnes said in a statement Friday the seminary is “committed to telling the truth,” even though the seminary itself never owned slaves.”  To read the news report, click here.  To read more about the Princeton Seminary and Slavery work, click here.

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