SHORT HILLS, NJ - Rev. Dr. James H. Reho, Ph.D., will discuss his new book, Tantric Jesus: The Erotic Heart of Early Christianity, on Wednesday April 19, from 7:30-9:00pm at Christ Church, Short Hills. This groundbreaking work, with an introduction by renowned theologian Matthew Fox, offers a new understanding of the Christian path of transformation, connecting the wisdom of Jesus with ancient Eastern traditions. Tantric Jesus is Interweave’s 2017 Book of the Year.
Reho is an ordained Episcopal priest with a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Princeton University. He has served on the staff of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Miami, as the Chaplain and Director of Spiritual Formation at the General Theological Seminary in New York City, and currently pastors a Lutheran-Episcopal church in Fort Myers, Florida. A spiritual director and certified yoga instructor, he leads retreats and workshops on yoga, meditation, and tantric practice in both religious and secular settings. He is an Interweave board and faculty member. and lives in southwest Florida with his wife.
Since 1980, Interweave's mission has been to deepen spirituality, strengthen wellness and promote the common good. Offering opportunities for growth and support through programs, retreats, and support groups, Interweave sees the arts, both visual and performing, as a powerful vehicle for the reflective work we are called to do as individuals and as a society to move towards transformative growth. Interweave has campuses in Summit, Short Hills, Mendham and Montclair.