Stories about "Religion and spirituality"
Phillips Exeter coach to share spiritual insights at Bates College

Friday, February 13, 2004 12:21 pm

David Weber, English faculty member and cross-country track coach at Phillips Exeter Academy, will share spiritual truths discovered during three decades of coaching and teaching in his talk, "Coaching the Heart: Coaching, Teaching, Writing and the Spiritual Path" at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Avenue.

Feminist theologian to deliver annual Zerby lecture at Bates

Thursday, January 29, 2004 10:42 am

Judith Plaskow, author of the landmark text "Standing Again at Sinai: Judaism from a Feminist Perspective" (HarperCollins, 1991) and professor of religious studies at Manhattan College, will give a presentation titled "Asking the Right Questions: The Development of Jewish Women's Studies" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5 (snow date: Thursday, Feb., 12), in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Avenue.

Homeless activist to discuss 'works of mercy' in spiritual series at Bates

Tuesday, October 28, 2003 1:47 pm

Jim Greene, deputy director, Boston City Shelter Commission, will give a talk titled "Corporal, Spiritual and Political Works of Mercy on the Streets of Boston" at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, Campus Avenue, Bates College. The public is invited free of charge to attend this presentation, part of the series "Spiritual Journeys: Stories of the Soul 2003-04," sponsored by the Office of the Chaplain. Call 207-786-8272 for more information.

Scholar discusses dual traditions in spiritual series at Bates

Thursday, October 23, 2003 2:58 pm

John P. Keenan, an Episcopal priest and scholar of Buddhism, discusses his own intellectual and spiritual experiences of living within these two religious traditions at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, Campus Avenue, Bates College. The public is invited free of charge to attend this presentation, part of the series "Spiritual Journeys: Stories of the Soul 2003-04," sponsored by the Office of the Chaplain. Call 207-786-8272 for more information.

Coming Out as a Holy Calling: A Lesbian Christian Minister’s Journey

Monday, October 13, 2003 10:03 am

The Rev. Jane Adams Spahr of the Downtown United Presbyterian Church in Rochester, N.Y., presents "Coming Out as a Holy Calling: A Lesbian Christian Minister's Journey" at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, in Room G65 of Pettengill Hall, Bates College. The public is invited free of charge.

Exhibition takes populist view of Russian religious art

Tuesday, September 23, 2003 10:07 am

Opening at the Museum of Art Oct. 17, an exhibition of Russian Orthodox icons spanning several centuries offers an intimate perspective on a genre rarely explored by Maine art presenters: religious objects.

Zen priest, wilderness guide opens 2003-04 Spiritual Journey series

Tuesday, September 2, 2003 11:44 am

Zen priest and outdoorsman Stephen Hyde presents Coming Home: Learning the Sacred and Practical Art of Return at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Avenue. The public is invited to attend this discussion free of charge. Hyde's talk opens a series of lectures, Spiritual Journeys: Stories of the Soul 2003-04," sponsored by the Office of the Chaplain.

Catholic worker to speak in Spiritual Journey series at Bates

Tuesday, March 4, 2003 3:50 pm

Catholic Worker Matt Daloisio will discuss the transformation in his life in a lecture titled Overturning the 'Filthy, Rotten System': From Aspiring Accountant to Pacific Anarchist by the Age of 22, at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Avenue.

Blue Hill pastor and writer to discuss the sacredness of place

Thursday, February 27, 2003 2:46 pm

Maine writer and teacher Rob McCall, pastor of Blue Hill Congregational Church, will give a lecture titled "The Sacredness of Place: A Spiritual Journey in Rural Maine," at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 4, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Christian Scientist discusses 'Building Unity Through Forgiveness'

Friday, January 24, 2003 3:01 pm

Joni Overton-Jung, a spiritual healer in the Christian Science tradition, addresses the topic "Building Unity Through Forgiveness" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, in Room 162, Pettengill Hall.

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