Multifaith Banquet

Wednesday, November 11, 6:30-8:30pm 

Chase Hall, High Ceiling Room 

An annual festive dinner in celebration of the religious and spiritual diversity of Bates College! Students offer prayers and narratives about what their religious heritage and spiritual journey mean to them along with musical offerings and blessings from our Associated Chaplains.Traditions represented include Agnostic, Buddhist, Catholic, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, New Age, Quaker, Seeker, Unitarian Universalist and more! Come hear your friends’ stories!!

2015 Featured Student Stories: 

Gina Ciobanu, Charlotte Cramer, Tara Das, Kudzaiishe “Irene” Mapfunde, Rakiya Mohamed, Mitch Newlin, Ezra Oliff-Lieberman, Caleb Perlman, Deepsing Syangtan, Emilio Valadez

2015 Featured Musicians: 

The Gospelaires, Divyamaan Sahoo and friends. Nicole Pelonzi

Blessings from our Associated Chaplains:

Reverend Brittany Longsdorf, Multifaith Chaplain

Rabbi Sruli Dresdner, Associated Jewish Chaplain

Rev. Sara Bartlett, Associated Christian Chaplain

Jodi Cohen Hayashida, Associated Unitarian Universalist Chaplain

Father Paul, Associated Catholic Chaplain 


Pat Wood, Multifaith Fellow