Repeats on the first Thursday of February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December until Thu May 07 2020 except Thu Jan 02 2020.
9:00pm to 9:20pm
The ancient service of Compline is held on the first Thursday of each month during the academic Term. Based upon the traditional evening liturgy of scripture, music, prayers, and silence, this twenty-minute service is sung in the candlelit space of Appleton Chapel by members of the Harvard University Choir. All are welcome.
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Dec 04 2019 except Wed Nov 27 2019.
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Seminar Room, The Student Oasis
Let us offer to God a sacrifice of silence! In our new weekly prayer group, we will explore the rich history of Christian contemplation, and practice praying contemplatively together. Whether you are totally new to this practice or a contemplative veteran, you are most welcome to come rest in God’s presence with us! Wednesdays from 3-4pm in the Seminar Room off of the Student Oasis. For more information, please contact Aidan Stoddart ’21 (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The great Spanish mystical writer, Teresa of Avila, taught the nuns in her care that they could make a journey to their “interior castle” whenever they wanted, without asking anyone’s permission! All are welcome to join us for a pilgrimage within. No registration required.
Common Room, Center for the Study of World Religions, Harvard Divinity School, 42 Francis Ave.
Please join us as Professor Stephanie Paulsell, Interim Pusey Minister of the Memorial Church and HDS Susan Shallcross Swartz Professor of the Practice of Christian Studies, discusses her recent publication, Religion Around Virginia Woolf. Amy Hollywood (HDS) and Terry Tempest Williams (HDS) will serve as respondents. More...