TRENDING: Reactions as Harvard University invites Nigerian Pastor to deliver lecture


Popular Nigerian pastor Joshua Selman is set to deliver lecture at the esteemed Harvard University on March 28, 2024, NewsClick Nigeria reports.

His ministry, Koinonia Global, disclosed this information in a post shared on its official X account. The post extended an invitation to the general public to join the lecture online.

The church revealed that the clergyman would address the theme, “The Role of Religion in Resilient Societies: Lessons from Africa’s Development Journey.”

Additionally, the church mentioned that the lecture would occur at the renowned Harvard Divinity School, followed by a reception at the same venue.

It is with great pleasure that we extend this special invitation to you to be part of an enriching Fireside Chat with our Father and Mentor – Apostle Joshua Selman, who will engage in a pivotal conversation with Professor Irvin Scott at Harvard University.

”This event is proudly presented by the Harvard University CSASE – Center for the Study of African Societies and Economies.

”Join Apostle Joshua Selman as he lectures on the subject of “Religion and Public Education in Contemporary Africa,” exploring the dynamic and nuanced role that spirituality plays within the educational landscape of the African continent.

”Date: Thursday, 28th of March, 2024 at 11:00 am.

”Venue: Askwith Hall, Harvard Graduate School of Education Longfellow Building, 13 Appian Way, Cambridge, MA 02138.

”Kindly note that to attend this event, registration is required. Ensure your attendance at what promises to be an intellectually stimulating and spiritually rich experience. The engaging dialogue will be followed by a reception, providing an opportunity for further discussion.,” the statement read. 

Reacting to the announcement, @gbenge said he is grateful for the gift of the pastor as he is learning and following and would also make ‘Jesus proud too.’

@mgeorgia2 said, ”Wisdom, knowledge, and deep understanding will be served. AJS, my God!! Our father! Greater blessings.”
@Tallk2J said, ”Amazing so happy for him  well deserved.”