Rev. Peter J. Gomes, Doctor of Divinity

The Reverend Peter J. Gomes has served since 1970 in The Memorial Church, Harvard University, and since 1974 he has been the Plummer Professor of Christian Morals and Pusey Minister in the Memorial Church. Named Clergy of the Year in 1998 by Religion in American Life, Gomes is author of The Good Book: Reading the Bible with Mind and HeartSermons: Biblical Wisdom for Daily LivingThe Backward Glance and the Forward Look;Gomes's Book of Good Graces: A Collection of Graces and BlessingsStrength for the Journey: Biblical Wisdom for Daily Living; and The Good Life: Truths That Last in Times of Need.