04 Mar 2016
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Bridging the Gap Between Faith and Finance

Two alum pen “God and Money: How We Discovered True Riches at Harvard Business School”

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John Cortines

John Cortines and Greg Baumer (both MBA 2015) are lifelong member of evangelical Christian churches. At HBS, they began to consider what their religion teaches about money and how to bridge the perceived divide between, as the Deseret News describes it, “business and belief.”

The pair’s new book God and Money: How We Discovered True Riches at Harvard Business School sparked a discussion in the Salt Lake City newspaper. It’s an important one, says Harvey Cox, Hollis Research Professor of Divinity at Harvard Divinity School, who taught a seminar called “God and Money,” which Cortines and Baumer attended. “Many of my students have lots of financial resources," Cox told the Deseret News, "but they're concerned about how to treat them and think about them, especially if they are committed to a religious tradition.”

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