THE YALE DIVINITY SCHOOL NEWSOURCE
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Marquand Chapel, February 13-February 17:
Monday: Rev. Julie Faith Parker will preach on 2 Kings 5:1-14, “Someone in the Background”
Tuesday: Service of the Word and Song, graduating student Rob Boulter will preach, the Marquand
Gospel Choir will sing
Wednesday: Sung Morning Prayer continues, led by Daniel Koh, Marisa Green, and Colin Lynch
Thursday: A Chapel Team service for Black History Month
Friday: Ecumenical Community Eucharist in the Anglican tradition, Rev. Bryan Spinks preaching and presiding. A time of praise and worship will begin at , for those wishing to attend.
The Worship and Liturgical Dance Workshops will begin meeting on Monday, February 13 from in the Marquand Chapel. All are welcome. So stop by and see what it means to "Dance before the Lord." You may find the experience both uplifting and transforming.
Liturgical Studies Lecture: The Search Committee for the Senior
Faculty Position in Liturgical Studies invites you to attend a lecture by Peter
Galadza, Kule Family Professor of Liturgy and Associate Professor of Theology,
Sheptysky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies,
On behalf of the Systematic Theology Jr. Faculty Search you are invited to attend the lectures delivered by the following candidates:
· Monday, February 13, , Niebuhr Hall: Susan Abraham, Assistant Professor of Theology at St. Bonaventure University, NY, will deliver a lecture titled "Conversion and Identity in Roman Catholic Theology--Indian Postcolonial Challenges and Critiques."
February 15, ,
Niebuhr Hall: Teresa Delgado,
Visiting Assistant Professor at
Thursday, February 16, , Niebuhr Hall: Jeannine Hill Fletcher,
Assistant Professor of Theology,
Plenary sessions of the World
Council of Churches' 9th Assembly in
Feb. 14, noon-1:30 p.m.
Feb. 15, noon-1:30 p.m.
Feb. 16, noon-1:30 p.m.
Clergy goods supplier J. Wippel & Company LTD coming to YDS: Seniors, now is the time to order your academic hoods, tippets (YDS and BDS shields available), and clergy shirts. A representative of clergy goods supplier J. Wippell & Company will be at YDS on Wednesday, February 15, from to in the Common Room. Come take a look at the range of liturgical fashion options available! If you'd like to receive a catalogue, or have a question answered, call Kate Bryant at 914-714-3370 or send her an e-mail at email@example.com
Announcing the 2006
Monday, February 20
· lunchtime talk by Professor Ogletree in the Common Room
· "Dismantling Racism: People of Faith as Agents of Change" by Rev. Dr. Andrea Ayvazian, Pastor of the Haydenville Congregational Church in the Common Room
Tuesday, February 21
· "Prophets in (non-violent) action" a lunctime talk by Allie Perry and Harlon Dalton in the Common Room
· "Prophets: 2 Kool for Skool?" a panel of Yale Ph.D. Students in the Common Room
· "The Prophetic Voice, unplugged" a concert by Alan Murchie in Marquand Chapel
Wednesday, February 22
· "What Would Jesus Do?"a talk about Millennium Goals by Mike Kinman in the Common Room
· "Reaching In, Reaching Out: Spirituality in Action" a workshop by Eugene Sutton
· "Reaching In, Reaching Out: Spirituality in Action" a workshop by Eugene Sutton
Thursday, February 23
· -1 "Prophets and Non-Profits" Fair in the Common Room
· "Chaplaincy beyond CPE" a panel of Chaplains in the Common Room
Friday, February 24
· "Who Are the prophets in your neighborhood?" a panel of local ministers in the Common Room
· "What kind of prophet are you?" -- Workshop Session #1
o 1.Greening the Church: the prophetic voice and the environment
o 2.Poetry and the Prophetic Voice
o 3.Help the Children of CT by being a Prophetic Voice
· Reception in the Common Room
· "What kind of prophet are you?" -- Workshop Session #2
o 1.Creating an Open and Affirming Parish (Coalition)
2.Implementing a Comprehensive Mission/Social
Witness Ministry in the Congregation in the
Think Pink: A Conversation and Cabaret. Date:
Treasures of the African American Missions Collection: Guided tours of African American Missionary materials housed in the Day Missions Collection of the Yale Divinity Library. To reserve a place on one of these tours, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org. February 22, and .
You are invited to join the Methodist Society for worship and fellowship throughout the spring semester! For more info, please contact Jessica Anschutz, Jeremy Deaner, or Erika Hirsch
· Tuesday 2/14, Fellowship in Commuter Lounge
· Tuesday 2/21, 7pm Potluck Fellowship at the home of Matthew Morgan, Whitney Easton, Alicia Brooks and Matt Haugen
· Tuesday 2/28, Worship in Nouwen Prayer Chapel
· Monday 3/20 Potluck Fellowship with Lutheran Students
· Tuesday 3/28, Worship in Nouwen Prayer Chapel
· Tuesday 4/4, Potluck Fellowship at the home of Vicki I and Diana Carroll
· Tuesday 4/11, Worship in the Nouwen Prayer Chapel
· Tuesday 4/18, Fellowship, TBA
Timothy Ree, the YDS Writing Consultant, is holding office hours in Room S-129. Please make an appointment on the sign-up sheet outside the office door. Email your paper as an attachment to email@example.com prior to your appointment. Office hours are:
· Tuesday: - ,
· Wednesday: – 5
Feminist Liberation and Feminist Pastoral Theologies will host a global lecture entitled "Women, HIV/AIDS, and Faith: Perspectives from African Women Theologians" on Wednesday, March 1st @ in the RSV Room. The lecture is sponsored by the YDS Women's Initiative and the Women Faculty Forum.
Spanish Evening Prayer will be offered each Thursday this semester from
The Lutheran Studies Program invites you to join them for weekly Vespers at on Tuesdays this semester. Worship is in the Nouwen chapel in the basement of the library. We hope to see many of you there, this week and as the semester progresses!
Mark your Calendars! The annual Winers Concert will be on Tuesday, April 25th (sometime mid-evening). We'll be celebrating the end of classes with song...and of course, goodies afterwards. More details to follow!
Lectures and Events
University Public Worship at
Battell Chapel: An ecumenical
worship service of the historic
You are invited to a lunch discussion with Asra Nomani, journalist and author of the book Standing Alone in Mecca. Thursday Feb. 16th, noon-1pm HGS 401. This event is brought to you by the Office for Diversity and Equal Opportunity and the Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program. To attend this lunch discussion please RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Women Faculty Forum, the Yale
Office of Work Life, Yale Law Women and the American Constitution Society Yale
Chapter present: “Working for Care:
Families and the Workplace,” the third session in the “Working Lives:
Renegotiating Public and Private” series.
Yale Cabaret introduces special student rates - just $8 or $4 with a group! This weekend, we are introducing a special $8 rate for students that attend the late night performances on Friday and Saturday (). Also, if you can round-up a student group of 10 for any of the late night performances, you'll get a special $40 group rate. That adds up to $4 per person! Live theatre that's contemporary, inventive, and cheaper than going to a movie? Only at the Cabaret!
The Program in Judaic Studies at Yale presents a series of lectures for spring 2006:
Thursday February 23: Moshe (Murray) Rosman,
Professor of Jewish History,
Thursday March 23: Joseph Hacker, Professor of
Monday March 27 Daniel Schwartz, Professor of
Judaean War.” 208 WHC,
Wednesday March 29 (Co-sponsored with the
Department of History) Anna Sapir Abulafia, Vice-President and College Lecturer
You are invited to attend the Global Security and Nuclear Weapons Danger
Track, a conference of the Ecumenical Advocacy Days for Global Peace with
Workshop on Asian Religions: “Sand, Stones, and Stars: Nature in
the Religious Imagination” sponsored by The Council on East Asian Studies at
Yale University and the Yale Center for International and Area Studies. This
workshop will be held on April 21, 22 and 23, 2006 at
Are you presenting your work at a conference or performing and need funds to cover travel and other expenses? The GPSS Conference Travel Fund (CTF) was created to help defray the costs of such endeavors. Graduate and professional students may apply to the CTF to cover travel and expenses for conferences that will directly support their professional development. The CTF is open to ALL graduate and professional students. Please email email@example.com for an application or if you have any questions. Completed applications are due on February 17th at !! Late applications will not be accepted!!
Justice for Children International is an organization dedicated to
stopping the trafficking of children for sexual exploitation. The organization is sponsoring a training
program which you can be a part of. The
application deadline for the Justice for Children International Training
Program in Aftercare is
Notice to all subscribers to the ISPS seminar on anti-Semitism in
comparative perspective: There has been a change of schedule: The Reverend
Dr. Frederick J. Streets will speak on Thursday, February 16 from at ISPS,
Call for presentations and/or research: 3rd Annual Yale
Bouchet Conference on Diversity in Graduate Education. "Working Towards a
New Vision of the 21st Century University: Promoting Diversity and
Excellence in Research, Teaching and Learning Within the Academy" March
Ecumenical Advocacy Days for Global Peace with Justice is a four
day conference, March 10-13, all about ecumenical cooperation in policy
advocacy and plans to save the world. This year's theme is "Challenging
Disparity: The Promise of God - The Power of Solidarity." Come to
Job available: Divinity Library/IBMR Project Research Assistant. Purpose: Assist with the maintenance of a bibliographic database for the International Bulletin of Missionary Research project "Researching Mission: Doctoral Dissertations in English since 1900." Duties: Enter records for dissertations that fall within the scope of the project 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Staff is available 10-3 weekdays
· Feb. 21, 11-noon “Leading Bible study in congregations with the tools of study: Bible Dictionaries, Study Bibles, Concordances, translations”
· Feb. 24, “Implementing a comprehensive mission/social witness ministry in the congregation”
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Resources to check out:
· Dancing With god: Worship at Saint Gregory’s
· Episcopal Church worship similar to chapel worship Feb. 3
Beyond the Gates of Splendor, about missionaries
and Waodani people of
· Bonhoeffer, also to be in theaters, is here in DVD now for you to borrow.
· Black History Month
· Lent preparations for worship, study, and other events
· Stranger in our Midst: The Church and People with Mental Illness
· Churches of the East, Churches of Russia, History of Orthodox Christianity, The Triune God on a Rublev icon—supplement your study by viewing these videos.
· Books of guided imagery or guided meditations that will give you an idea of how to lead it.
· Various spiritual disciplines to experience to assist spiritual growth in a variety of persons: see leaders’ guides that will give you ideas for leading groups.
· Music books from various cultures, denominations, traditions, including Taize
· Tambourines, rhythm instruments, recordings