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The Academy for Spiritual Formation

For all who hunger for deep spiritual experience

Faculty

Dr. Luther E. Smith Jr.
Rabbi Chava Bahle

Luther E. Smith, Jr. is professor emeritus of Church and Community at Candler School of Theology of Emory University (Atlanta, Georgia), where he has served on the faculty since 1979.

In the fall of 2015 Chava Bahle became the first rabbi in history to serve as spiritual leader of a Unitarian Universalist congregation.  She is a twice ordained rabbi and a maggid – a Jewish inspirational preacher and story teller.

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