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Faith in Art!

The Vanderbilt Interfaith Council is excited to bring back Faith in Art for 2015. Teaming up with the Vanderbilt Performing Arts Community, the night will be filled with dance, spoken word, song, and creativity. With an amazing catered dinner by Maggiano’s, the night will be filling for all the senses. Celebrating all faith traditions, as...... KEEP READING

Posted on Friday, February 27th, 2015 in News | Comments Off


Touched for the Very First Time: Examining the Cultural, Religious, and Social Constructions of Virginity

OUCRL is proud to partner again with Vandy Sex Ed for Sex Ed and Healthy Relationships Week. This year, OUCRL Program Coordinator Mike Zimmerman will partner with Dr. Laura Carpenter, Director of Women and Gender Studies, and Lyndsey Godwin, Assistant Director of the Carpenter Program in Religion, Gender, and Sexuality to discuss the various views...... KEEP READING

Posted on Thursday, February 26th, 2015 in News | Comments Off


Kosher & Halal Food Making Way for Interfaith Dialogue

The Office of the University Chaplain and Religious Life partnered with International Student & Scholar Services to host a World on Wednesdays presentation entitled “Kosher & Halal Food Offerings: Making Way for Interfaith Dialogue at the Table.” OUCRL Program Coordinator Mike Zimmerman and Field Education Intern John Compton led the talk on Wednesday, February 26th...... KEEP READING

Posted on Thursday, February 26th, 2015 in News | Comments Off


Muslim Student Association Events

Guest article written by Musie Yosef. Musie is a junior at Vanderbilt University. Musie was born in Toronto, but has lived in Nashville for the last ten years.  He is majoring in Mathematics and Secondary Education. This year I am the interfaith representative of Muslim Student Association.   I have been fortunate enough to be...... KEEP READING

Posted on Thursday, February 26th, 2015 in News | Comments Off


NACUC 2015

NACUC Conference 2015 Vanderbilt was excited to host the 2015 National Conference for the National Association of College and University Chaplains this week at the Student Life Center. The conference, themed “the Hidden Wholeness”, brought together Chaplains, Student Affairs professionals and more from around the country to hear from scholars and guest speakers on best...... KEEP READING

Posted on Thursday, February 26th, 2015 in News | Comments Off


Terrorism: Who is to Blame?

The Muslim Students Association is pleased to announce its first event for Islamic Awareness Month with renowned scholars Sheikh Abdul Nasir Jangda and Abdelrehman Murphy to discuss the causes of terrorism around the world. In addition to talking about the misalignment of terrorism with Islam, they will be describing the difficult times the Prophet (pbuh)...... KEEP READING

Posted on Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 in News | Comments Off


Veritas Forum 2015

Project Dialogue is excited to cosponsor with Veritas-Forum at Vanderbilt to bring the Veritas Forum back to Vanderbilt for 2015! Being fortunate enough to have Dr. Paul Lim of our Divinity School as a Veritas Speaker, we will get the chance to feature and all Vanderbilt panel for the 2015 event. Led by Dr. Lim,...... KEEP READING

Posted on Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 in News | Comments Off


God and the Gay Christian

For many people, the Bible is the biggest obstacle to the full acceptance of LGBT people and the affirmation of same-sex marriage. However, a growing number of scholars and church leaders are rethinking traditional interpretations of scriptural passages commonly used to denounce same-sex relationships as sinful. Matthew Vines, author of God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case...... KEEP READING

Posted on Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 in News | Comments Off


2015 MLK Day Commemoration Recap

The 2015 MLK Day Commemoration at Vanderbilt saw larger numbers of students come out than ever before. This year’s theme “Dismantling Segregation: Race, Poverty, & Privilege” featured amazing events throughout the day and welcomed Civil Rights icon Ambassador Andrew Young as the evening’s keynote speaker. (See some additional articles from the Vanderbilt Hustler about the...... KEEP READING

Posted on Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 in News | Comments Off


University Worship Starting on Campus

The Office of the University Chaplain and Religious Life has started a University Worship that will happen monthly throughout the school year on the second Monday of the month. Finding the commonality in us all and building community here at Vanderbilt, we will come together celebrating our various faiths here on campus. Rather than trying...... KEEP READING

Posted on Monday, January 12th, 2015 in News | Comments Off



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