Archives for "Bates College Chapel"

Monday

October 29, 2012 4:00 pm

Slide show: Service for naming the Peter J. Gomes Chapel

Slide show: Service for naming the Peter J. Gomes Chapel

Photographs reflecting the poignancy and celebration, musical offerings and spoken word, of the service for naming Peter J. Gomes Chapel…

Friday

October 26, 2012 9:30 am

Peter Gomes ‘cherished’ the Chapel that now carries his name

Peter Gomes ‘cherished’ the Chapel that now carries his name

The Chapel became the Peter J. Gomes Chapel on Oct. 25 as hundreds gathered to remember the late preacher and teacher in words and song.

Tuesday

March 13, 2012 5:13 pm

Gomes collection, reflecting intimacy with the past, offered March 24

Gomes collection, reflecting intimacy with the past, offered March 24

A conception of God’s beauty as expressed in the physical world is a theme of items to be offered at auction from the collection of the Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes ’65.

Tuesday

November 8, 2011 8:14 pm

Harvard Crimson reports on Chapel’s naming for Peter Gomes ’65

Harvard Crimson reports on Chapel’s naming for Peter Gomes ’65

Harvard Crimson staff writer Justin Worland reports on the Bates Chapel’s naming in memory of Peter Gomes ’65, the late…

Wednesday

July 6, 2011 8:56 am

Campus Construction Update, July 6, 2011: Chapel

Despite its 14 feet of height and 500 pounds of weight, a copper cupola seemed surprisingly delicate as a crane hoisted it back into place atop the College Chapel’s southeast tower on June 9.

Tuesday

March 22, 2011 10:06 am

Campus Construction Update: March 22, 2011

Flooded ceilings seem to be a theme in this week’s Campus Construction Update.

Tuesday

March 22, 2011 8:53 am

Campus Construction Update, March 22, 2011: College Chapel

Three years shy of its 100th birthday, the Bates College Chapel will be the object of a new construction project this year — starting next week, in fact. For the next nine months, workers will be replacing the venerable building’s slate roof and tending to the turrets at each corner.

Monday

March 7, 2011 3:08 pm

The Rev. Peter Gomes '65, a 'joyous man,' remembered in Chapel observance

The mourners who gathered in the Chapel today to remember the Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes ’65 stayed silent when…

Monday

December 7, 2009 4:40 pm

'Go Tell It on the Mountain' is theme for annual holiday celebration

The annual holiday service of lessons and carols at Bates College, sponsored by the Multifaith Chaplaincy, is themed “Go Tell It on the Mountain.” It will begin at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, in the Bates College Chapel, College Street.

Wednesday

October 21, 2009 3:30 pm

Bates Chapel is site for Oct. 24 memorial for President Emeritus Reynolds

A memorial service for President Emeritus Thomas Hedley Reynolds, who died Sept. 22, takes place at 2 p.m. on Saturday,…