Archives for "Multifaith Chaplain"

Thursday

February 15, 2007 10:55 am

Professor of Russian shares spiritual journey

Bates College Professor Jane Costlow, a specialist in Russian literature and culture who travels frequently to Russia, will speak Thursday, Feb. 15, at 161 Wood St., as part of “Spiritual Sojourners,” a series sponsored by the Office of the Chaplain at Bates College.

Wednesday

February 14, 2007 11:02 am

College offices closed due to inclement weather

Due to inclement weather, Bates College offices are closed Wednesday, Feb. 14.

Friday

January 12, 2007 3:02 pm

Harvard professor discusses the shaping of Christianity

Karen Leigh King, Winn Professor of Ecclesiastical History at Harvard Divinity School, will give a presentation titled “The Shaping of Christianity: Gospel Discoveries from the Egyptian Desert” Wednesday, Jan. 17, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives.

Wednesday

January 3, 2007 4:24 pm

National business journalist shares spiritual journey

Paul Solman, business and economics correspondent for the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer since 1985, will speak Thursday, Jan. 11, at the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave., as part of “Spiritual Sojourners,” a series sponsored by the Office of the Chaplain at Bates College.

Friday

December 1, 2006 2:27 pm

Bates offers ‘Lessons and Carols’ program

Bates College marks the Christmas season with “A Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols,” a program which includes vocal and instrumental music and seasonal readings led by the Rev. William Blaine-Wallace, Bates’ newly appointed multifaith chaplain.

Friday

November 17, 2006 3:46 pm

Editor jump-starts conversation in Spiritual Sojourners series

Roderick Nordell, a retired editor for the Christian Science Monitor, will speak at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, at 161 Wood St., as part of “Spiritual Sojourners,” a series sponsored by the Office of the Chaplain at Bates College.

Tuesday

August 29, 2006 11:17 am

New multifaith chaplain named at Bates College

The Rev. William Blaine-Wallace, an Episcopal priest, has been named the multifaith chaplain at Bates College, announced Dean of Students Tedd R. Goundie.

Monday

March 6, 2006 12:00 am

Middle East expert to discuss volatile mix of religion and politics

Charles Kimball, professor of comparative religion at the Wake Forest University Divinity School, will give a presentation titled “Hope for the Perilous Journey Ahead: Engaging the Volatile Mix of Religion and Politics in Christianity, Judaism and Islam” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave., at Bates College. The public is invited to attend the 2006 Bertha May Bell Andrews Lecture, sponsored by the chaplain’s office, free of charge. For more information, call the chaplain’s office at 207-786-8272.

Wednesday

March 1, 2006 12:00 am

Maine homeless persons to present drama 'Hear Our Stories, Know Our Names'

The Bates College Office of the Chaplain and the college’s Hunger and Homelessness Committee present “Hear Our Stories, Know Our Names,” a drama performed by Maine homeless persons at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 2, in Chase Hall Lounge, 53 Campus Ave., Bates College. Open to the public free of charge, the performance is a collaboration of the Preble Street Resource Center, the Haymarket Fund and the Economic Justice Program of the Maine Council of Churches. Donations to the resource center and the justice program will be accepted. For more information, call the chaplain’s office at 207-786-8272.

Thursday

December 1, 2005 2:57 pm

Rabbi discusses mid-career change in Bates spirituality series

Rabbi Hillel Katzir of Auburn’s Temple Shalom Synagogue-Center discusses his journey of religious heritage, culminating in a mid-life career change, at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave., Bates College.