Speaker: Mayra Rivera Rivera, Associate Professor of Theology and Latina/o Studies, Harvard Divinity School
The Faith & Life Forum seeks to deepen our devotional lives by promoting religious literacy and cultural competency concerning communities of faith. Each week we hear from leading thinkers as it pertains to matters of ultimate concern such as love, justice, suffering, and salvation. Speakers include scholars of religion, religious intellectuals, and other artists whose work captures conceptions of the sacred and wrestles with the mysterious dimensions of life....
Repeats on the first Thursday of February, March, May, October, November, December until Thu May 07 2015 .
10:00pm to 10:20pm
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.
Over the course of the academic year, Professor Walton will lead five evening discussion sessions aimed at teaching and facilitating a socio-historical reading of the Bible, using the same exegetical method he employs when preparing his Sunday morning sermons. All welcome.
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Dec 10 2014 except Wed Nov 26 2014.
9:00am to 10:15am
The Porch of the Memorial Church
Following each service of Morning Prayers on Wednesdays, free coffee and snacks will be available at MemCafé from 9:00 to 10:15 a.m. on the steps of the Memorial Church across from Widener Library. All are welcome!