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Religious Life Newsletter – March

Having trouble viewing this email? View as a webpage. Share this:       March 2017 Dear friends of the Office of the University Chaplain and Religious Life: While there are perennial tasks that have defined the work of university chaplains for generations—such as vocational discernment and service outreach—a relatively new yet enduring role now embraced…

Posted on March 20, 2017 in News, newsletter, Side Notes, ,

Ash Wednesday Services Offered Throughout Campus

There are several opportunities for worship expression on campus during Ash Wednesday: All Faith’s Chapel – 10:10am Benton Chapel – Imposition of ashes available at noon Catholic — Mass at 5:30 PM at the Cathedral of the Incarnation  Episcopal – Imposition of Ashes at 7 AM, noon and 6:15 PM, St. Augustine’s Chapel Methodist —…

Posted on February 28, 2017 in News,

Chaplain’s Speaker Series Presents: Nouman Ali Khan

Please join us as The Chaplain’s Speaker Series Presents: Nouman Ali Khan February 28th | 7:00 p.m. | Benton Chapel PARKING: A limited amount of spaces (spaces 52-170 in Zone 2) are available in the Wesley Place Garage on a first come, first served basis. Other parking can be found at meters or garages throughout campus….

Posted on February 1, 2017 in Chaplain's Speaker Series, News, Side Notes, UPCOMING EVENT, ,

Service for Courtney Salters Henderson

Service for our beloved colleague and friend, Courtney Salters Henderson will be held: Tuesday, January 31st Visitation at Noon, Services at 1:00 PM Born Again Church 858 W. Trinity Lane Nashville, TN 37207

Posted on January 31, 2017 in News, Side Notes

Check out photos from this year’s MLK Day Commemorative Series

Dr. Rosevelt Noble and his team of student photographers documented this year’s series as part of the “Lost In The Ivy” project. Check out the photos here.  

Posted on January 23, 2017 in News, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration, Side Notes,

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Series at Vanderbilt University

Kickoff feat. Rev. Dr. Forrest Harris | The Politics of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 01.13 • 12pm • Divinity School Reading Room • Luncheon to follow   MLK Weekend of Action | Presented by the Office of Active Citizenship & Service 01.13-01.16 • For more info visit here   Nashville Freedom March | Leaving from Murray…

Posted on January 11, 2017 in News, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration, Side Notes, ,

Advent Service in Benton Chapel

The OUCRL will be hosting an ecumenical Advent Service in Benton Chapel on Monday, Dec. 5 at 4:30 p.m. Several ministries will be involved, including Reformed University Fellowship, UKIRK, Vandy Wesley, Canterbury CIRCLE, among others. Light refreshments and fellowship will follow the service.  

Posted on November 14, 2016 in News, Side Notes, UPCOMING EVENT

Religious Life at Vanderbilt: October Newsletter

October 2016 Dear friends of the Office of the University Chaplain and Religious Life:A fully functioning culture of religious life and spiritual discernment rests on our students and community members who comprise a rich diversity of belief, curiosity, social engagement and passion for justice. The programs that extend from the OUCRL to the campus and…

Posted on October 28, 2016 in News, newsletter

Holocaust Lecture Series: Holocaust By Bullets with Father Patrick Desbois

Tuesday, October 25th at 7 p.m. Langford Auditorium 2209 Garland Ave. Nashville, TN 37240 For further information, please call Mike Zimmerman at 615-854-4263 or visit The Holocaust Lecture Series site Holocaust By Bullets with Father Patrick Desbois Father Desbois has devoted his life to researching the the Holocaust and commemorating the victims of the Nazi mobile…

Posted on October 17, 2016 in Holocaust Lecture Series, News, UPCOMING EVENT,

Veritas Forum: Left, Right, or Undecided?

LEFT, RIGHT, OR UNDECIDED? A Bi-Partisan Conversation on Faith & Politics Student Life Center Ballrooms | October 27 | 7pm – 9pm FEATURING: Andra Gillespie – Associate Professor of Political Science, Emory University Lanhee Chen – Hoover Institution Fellow, Director of Demestic Policy Studies and Lecturer in Law, Stanford Law School MODERATED BY: David Lewis…

Posted on October 16, 2016 in News, Project Dialogue, UPCOMING EVENT