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Krista Tippett to speak for CSS

Krista Tippett is a Peabody Award-winning broadcaster and New York Times bestselling author. In 2014, she received the National Humanities Medal at the White House for “thoughtfully delving into the mysteries of human existence. On the air and in print, Ms. Tippett avoids easy answers, embracing complexity and inviting people of all faiths, no faith,…

Posted by on September 2, 2015 in Chaplain's Speaker Series, News

Barbara Brown Taylor to speak for the Chaplain’s Series

Chaplain’s Speaker Series Spring 2015 welcomes Rev. Dr. Barbara Brown Taylor Redeeming Darkness: A Spirituality for the Night Times Every life has its share of dark and light.  This is what we call “the human condition.”  Yet many of our inherited teachings glorify the light, leaving us so fearful of the dark and so well…

Posted by on March 15, 2015 in Chaplain's Speaker Series, News


Dean Emilie Townes to speak for the Chaplain’s Speaker Series

Dean Emilie Townes to speak for the next Chaplain’s Speaker Series On February 26th at 7 pm in Vanderbilt University’s Benton Chapel, the Chaplain’s Speaker Series will return with Rev. Dr. Emilie Townes, the 16th Dean of Vanderbilt’s Divinity School. Dean Townes will give a talk entitled, “Does Your House Have Lions? Citizenship and Faith…

Posted by on January 28, 2014 in Chaplain's Speaker Series, News