Thanksgiving has always been a puzzle to me. As a German exchange student in 1993…Read More
Marion Grau is Professor of Systematic Theology and Missiology and the Director of the Egede Institute at the MF Norwegian School of Theology in Oslo, Norway. A native of Germany, she studied theology at the University of Tübingen and earned a Ph.D. in Theological and Religious Studies from Drew University. From 2001 through 2015 she taught at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. She is the author of Rethinking Theological Hermeneutics: Hermes, Trickster, Fool, Rethinking Mission in the Postcolony: Soteriology Beyond Imperialism, and Of Divine Economy: Refinancing Redemption. Her current research projects include a monograph on the redevelopment of pilgrimage, the reimagination of Norwegian identity through the heritage of St. Olav.