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From the Registrar's Office:
The YDS Student Directory is now available.
Please stop by the Registrar's Office for
YOU ARE INVITED AND ENCOURAGED TO
2004 - 2005
William Anderton Chisolm Lecture
Isaiah's Response to Assyrian Triumphalism:
The Political Message of Israelite Monotheism
Baruch A. Levine
Skirball Professor Emeritus of Bible and
Ancient Near Eastern Studies
New York University
Tuesday, October 26
H. Richard Niebuhr Lecture Hall
Reception to follow
Exegesis Paper Due Soon? Learn How to Use Logos Bible Software for Exegesis.
This demonstration is designed for students with little or no knowledge of Hebrew or Greek. You will learn how to access Logos from YDS Library workstations, how to view a passage in parallel versions/translations, how to do a concordance search on individual words using an English concordance, and get information on other resources available on Logos.
All sessions will be held in the YDS Library Instruction Room, L107:
Wednesday, October 27
Friday, October 29
For more information contact Suzanne Estelle-Holmer, 2-6374 Suzanne.Estelle-Holmer@yale.edu
Announcement from the Bookstore! Unsold
textbooks will be returned to publishers beginning the week of October 25th. If you have not yet
purchased what you need, please do so
soon or you may be out of luck! Questions or problems? Contact Lisa at 432-6101
on Campus: AA, all-inclusive 12-step
Bilingual Evening Prayer: Do you
envision yourself…doing CPE
in a multicultural urban setting? Going on a mission trip to a Latin American country?
Serving in a congregation
or community where Spanish is spoken? Bilingual Evening Prayer is a wonderful opportunity to
learn to pray, hear
and read scripture, and sing in Spanish-- skills which could come
in handy in your future!
The service is offered for Spanish-speakers, Spanish-learners, and those with
no Spanish at all. Brief instruction is offered at the beginning of each service, and all
materials are available
in English and Spanish. Bilingual Evening Prayer will be offered on Thursdays October 29 and November 18 at
YDS Initiative on
Religion, Science & Technology presents "On
the Bioethics of "Tuesdays with Morrie": The Call of Conscience, the
Gift of Acknowledgement, and the Rhetoric of Religion and Science" by
Michael Hyde, visiting Professor of Communications Ethics from
Practical Theology/Ministerial Studies Candidate Lecture: Thursday, October 28, , Niebuhr Hall (N-123). “Ministry to Eunuchs and Other Ecclesial Practices: Toward a Theological Reading,” delivered by Mary McClintock Fulkerson. You are also welcome to attend the coffee hour in the Common Room after Chapel () to speak with Professor Fulkerson.
YDS Writers Read: Are you a writer? Can't write but really appreciate those who can? Then plan to spend an hour or so in the Student Book Supply on Thursday, October 28th, , when YDS WRITERS READ. Students, Faculty, Staff - you're all invited to come, relax, read from your work... or just kick back and listen. In the Bookstore Rotunda. Questions? call Lisa at 432-6101
CPE Day: Thursday, October 28, , Niebuhr Hall. This is your chance to hear from local Clinical Pastoral Education supervisors about what the program entails and how to apply. There will be time for individual conversations with supervisors and plenty of literature to pick up. If you are considering doing CPE at any point in your ministerial career, please plan to attend this meeting.
Baptist Student Fellowship, Dinner Meeting, October 28th. All Baptist students are invited to a dinner meeting on Thursday, October 28th, at , in the Jonathan Edwards Dining Room. All Baptist students, representing all Baptist traditions, are invited to join in fellowship around dinner, and to remain for a brief organizational meeting afterwards. Food will be provided. Spouses, partners, and children are invited, as well. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Dale Peterson at 432-5310, or by email at email@example.com.
Costume Party! Friday, Oct. 29th,
9pm-Midnight, Common Room. Come dressed
as your favorite Saint or Sinner (we'll leave the definition of that up to
you!) Beer, Snacks, Music provided
Hosted by the Lutheran Student Organization contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com with any questions.
YDS will host a CROPWALK
on Saturday November 6th at . This event raises awareness concerning hunger issues in
firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions or would like to participate in this event.
ISM Upcoming Events:
Yale Schola Cantorum, Oct. 31, Sprague Hall,
"Ezra Laderman at 80: A
Celebratory Concert," with guests of the Yale School of Music.
Nov. 1, ISM Great Hall,
Mellonee Burnim, Distinguished Faculty Fellow in Ethnomusiucology and Ritual Studies. "Dynamics of Race, Religion and Culture in the Gospel Music Industry."
ISM Faculty Featured:
Yale/New Haven Area Involvement
Sunday, Oct. 31: The Reverend Martha C. Highsmith, Interim Associate Pastor,
Church of Christ in
Yale, is preaching. The
Out the Vote: The Realities of Communities of Color." Monday, October 25, .
Join panelists who are community leaders from the NAACP, Democracy Works and other New Haven Activists. Location: HGS 211, Hall of Graduate Studies,
Coffee and Cookie $1 for Divinity Students: The Blue Dog Cafe at the McDougal Center would like to
invite you to come and sample their wares by offering a coffee and cookie for
$1 on Mondays and Fridays. The Hall
of Graduate Studies is located on
The Greater New Haven Interfaith Clergy will be meeting at YDS in Niebuhr Lecture Hall on Tuesday, October 26, from to
Their guest speakers will be Rabbi Ron Kronish, Director of the Interreligious
Coordinating Council of Israel, and Dr. Muhammad Hourani, Coordinator of the
Center for Peace and Reconciliation at the Shalom Hartman Institute.
Rabbi Kronish founded the Council of 70 Jewish, Muslim, and Christian organizations
in 1991 to promote peaceful coexistence in
Yale World Fellows Thursday Lecture Series, Thursday, Oct.
28th, 5:00 PM, Sterling
Memorial Library Lecture Hall, 128 Wall Street. Topic: “Political Engagement,
Leadership and Democracy: Stories and Struggles from the Field”
by J.R. Nereus Acosta (from
OMSC Research Colloquium: Friday,
Oct. 29, “The Equality of Believers:
Yale/New Haven involvement continued:
inner-city kids, 5-17 years of age? A New Haven Program needs to find mentors who can spend time one hour each week with kids who are currently in foster care. For more information, please contact
email@example.com or call 432-0763.
Editing/Proofreading: Small publisher needs experienced editors/proofreaders who can spot egregious errors quickly. Background in journalism with deadlines would be good. Knowledge of baseball is a plus. Compensation commensurate with experience ($15-25/hr). Flexible hours including days/evenings. Please email John Benson (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call 800-707-9090.
IBMR Project Research Assistant. Purpose: Assist with the creation of a bibliographic database for the International Bulletin of Missionary Research project "Researching Mission: Doctoral Dissertations in English since 1900." Duties: Research various online and print resources to find dissertations that fall within the scope of the project and enter records into a Microsoft Access database. Enhance records by adding abstracts or subject headings as directed. Job Specifics: Part-time position (10 hours/week minimum); hours to be scheduled between weekdays; workstation in Divinity Library. If interested please contact Eric Friede at (203) 432-6372 or email@example.com.
at the Circulation Desk in the Library, take a right and a left
Staff available 10-3 weekdays
New videos you may want to see:
PREACHING THE JUST WORD
LITTLE THINGS: WHEN PREJUDICE IS UNINTENTIONAL
PLAYING TOGETHER AS A WORSHIP BAND—a workshop for worship
ALCOHOL: A WOMEN’S HEALTH ISSUE
ROAD MAP TO WHOLENESS
And two on lay ministry in all our roles in the world:
WITH THESE GIFTS,
CONNECTING SUNDAY TO MONDAY: RECLAIMING
Equal access guide for meetings, conferences, large assemblies, and worship
Elections and the Christian Faith: We have videos, study group resources in print, video and on-line information.
Gather into One: Praying and Singing Globally, C. Michael Hawn
One Bread, One Body: Exploring Cultural Diversity in Worship, C. Michael
Sacred Acts, Holy Change: Faithful Diversity and Practical Transformation, Eric
H. F. Law
The Word at the Crossings: Living the Good News in a Multicontextual
Community, Eric H. F. Law
Bilingual, Hispanic, Spanish resources: come see them: music, bible study and Bibles, curriculum resources, etc.
WORKSHOP: ADULT EDUCATION STARTING AT A CHANGE OF CHURCH SEASONS LIKE ADVENT, Monday, Oct. 25, 12:30-1:30 in the Ministry Resource Center. We will repeat it upon request.