Posted by: becketfund | June 23, 2010

Further Reading: President Obama Appoints Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom

President Obama has appointed Dr. Suzan Johnson Cook as the Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom.  Dr. Cook is the Founder and President of Wisdom Worldwide Center, and has served as the Senior Pastor of Bronx Christian Fellowship Baptist Church in New York City since 1996.  The White House press release has more.  On April 6, 2010, the Becket Fund, along with a group of scholars, policy thinkers, and activists sent a letter to the Obama administration recommending that the position be filled immediately and urging the President to emphasize religious freedom in his foreign policy.

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