Stories about "Multifaith Chaplaincy"
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Completed lives: the 2017 Bates Alumni Memorial Service program

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 3:04 pm

The program for the Alumni Memorial Service, held during Reunion, includes the names of Bates people who have died during the year.

Seniors reach out to one another during Baccalaureate on May 27. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
13 quotes about love and community from the 2017 Bates Baccalaureate service

Friday, June 9, 2017 12:15 pm

All you need is love, said the Beatles. But, as the Bee Gees noted, no one gets too much love anymore. Which brings us to Baccalaureate at Bates College.

Jackson Whitehouse '17 of Cleveland, Ohio, plays the guitar during Pause on Nov. 30.
Bates at Night: A respite called {Pause}

Friday, December 2, 2016 11:25 am

A visit to the Gomes Chapel for {Pause}, a weekly secular service of music, poetry, silence, dance, and art.

One discussion group gathers in the attic space, one of several extra rooms opened for the surge of Hearth attendance.
Bates at Night: Hearth

Friday, October 14, 2016 11:18 am

Bates at Night: At the dinner gathering called Hearth, participants can share their thoughts, simply sit in silence, or anything in between.

A scene from the 2011 Service of Lessons and Carols. an image from Bates' 2011 Lessons and Carols service. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Lessons and Carols service returns on Dec. 13

Thursday, December 10, 2015 4:39 pm

In an annual tradition, Bates College holds a Service of Lessons and Carols for the Advent season on Dec. 13.

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Bates appoints new multifaith chaplain

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 11:34 am

The Rev. Brittany Longsdorf, currently a chaplain at Boston University, has been named the multifaith chaplain at Bates College.

John Thatamanil.
Theology professor looks at highs, lows of multiple religious participation

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 11:22 am

John Thatamanil of Union Theological Seminary speaks at Bates College about the pitfalls and possibilities of multiple religious identities on March 11.

The 2011 Lessons and Carols event (see Dec. 7). (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Lessons and Carols service honors the season on Dec. 7

Friday, December 5, 2014 4:35 pm

In an annual tradition at Bates College, a Service of Lessons and Carols for the Advent season takes place on Dec. 7.

Jay Michaelson gives the autumn 2014 Zerby Lecture at Bates.
In Zerby Lecture, author and rabbi examines Israel/Palestine discourse on campus

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 10:54 am

An author, scholar and rabbi, Jay Michaelson discusses optimum ways to discuss Israel and Palestine in campus settings on Oct. 29.

Commonweal editor Paul Baumann P'14.
‘Commonweal’ editor to discuss religious identity in this pluralistic age

Friday, March 28, 2014 4:22 pm

Paul Baumann, editor of Commonweal Magazine, discusses religious identity in this pluralistic age on March 31.

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