The Rev. Nadia Bolz-Weber to speak in Belvidere Oct. 6

Nadia Bolz-Weber
Nadia Bolz-Weber

Staff Report

BELVIDERE, Illinois — The Rev. Nadia Bolz-Weber, founding pastor of House for All Sinners and Saints in Denver, will share the message of acceptance of all people and how to be real and relevant as people of faith from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 6, at Boone County Community Building, 111 N. First St., Belvidere, Illinois.

Rev. Bolz-Weber is the author of Salvation on the Small Screen? 24 Hours of Christian Television (Seabury 2008) and the New York Times bestselling theological memoir, Pastrix: The Cranky Beautiful Faith of a Sinner & Saint (Jericho 2013). She blogs at and Jim Wallis’ Her writings can be found in the Christian Century, The Lutheran magazine and She has been featured in The Washington Post, NPR’s Morning Edition, The Daily Beast and on CNN.

Bolz-Weber lives with her family of four in Denver, where she can be found writing bios in the third person, lifting weights and walking her Great Dane, Zacchaeus.

Tickets to the Oct. 6 event in Belvidere are free, although a collection will be taken. Tickets can be printed at Bolz-Weber’s appearance is coordinated by Rockford Area Lutheran Ministries.

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