THE YALE DIVINITY SCHOOL NEWSOURCE
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Marquand Chapel, February 20-February 24:
Monday: A Service for Black History Month, led by the Yale Black Seminarians
Tuesday: A Service of the word for All School Conference, graduating student Martha Korienek preaching
Wednesday: Sung Morning Prayer continues, led by Daniel Koh, Marisa Green, and Colin Lynch
Thursday: John Collins, Professor of Old Testament, will preach on themes of prophecy
Friday: Community Eucharist for All School Conference, graduating student Elizabeth Roebke will preach, director of Supervised Ministries Barbara Blodgett will preside
Lecture sponsored by Yale Divinity Korean Association. "From an Ontology of Xenophobia to that
of Philoxenia: An Exercise in Trinitarian Ethics" by Professor Paul
Lectures by Junior Faculty Search Candidates:
· Systematic Theology candidate: Rosemary P. Carbine, Assistant Professor of Theology at The College of the Holy Cross. Monday, February 20, , Niebuhr Hall. Lecture titled "Ekklesial Work: Toward a Feminist Public Theology."
Pastoral Care & Counseling Candidate: Margaret Jan Holton, Wednesday, February 22, , Niebuhr Hall, "Community,
Resilience, and the Lost Boys of
· Pastoral Care & Counseling Candidate: Cynthia Elledge-Volker, Thursday, February 23, , Niebuhr Hall. "More Bloodshed in the Name of God: Understanding Contemporary Self-Injury Behavior from a Pastoral Theological Perspective."
All are invited to attend our
next Worship and Liturgical Dance
The last webcast of the plenary
sessions of the World Council of
Churches' 9th Assembly in
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
During the All-School Conference,
the Wednesday Night Community Eucharist will
celebrate the feast day of St. Matthias. In particular, we will remember those
prophets about whom we know little or nothing about other than their strong
commitment to Christ. Preacher and Celebrant: the Rev. Canon Eugene Taylor
Sutton, Canon for Pilgrimage at the
“Give and Take”, a Liturgy of the Word honoring those who have given their lives for justice and reflecting on themes of social action in liberation theology. This Thursday, Feb. 23 at , please join the Roman Catholic Group and YCSJ for this time of celebration of traditions of social justice, sharing of a meal, and reflection on social witness in the spirit of the saints. All are welcome! Reception and dinner to follow in the Common Room.
Interested in college chaplaincy or campus ministry? Wonder what
it's like to get started in that career field? Join Kate-Smanik-Moyes '05, The
Helen Carnell Eden Chaplain at Wilson College & The Rev. Andie Wigodsky
'05, Assistant Chaplain for the Episcopal Campus Ministry at
Open Introductory Improv Workshop: Friday, Feb. 24, in the RSV room. Led by Nate Parkes.
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 2/21, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective: “Hannah Arendt:
Antisemitism and the Self-Destruction of the Nation State.”
· Monday, February 20, , LC 102: Screening of two short films, “BBQ Muslims” and “Death Threat,” with the filmmaker Zarqa Nawaz.
· Tuesday, February 21, , LC 211: Screening of Zarqa Nawaz’s film “Me and My Mosque”
· Wednesday, February 22, , Commons Dinning Hall: Dinner with Palestinian human rights lawyer Hassan Jabareen and Nigerian women’s rights defender Hauwa Ibrahim.
· Thursday, February 23, , Davenport College Master’s House: A conversation with Saleem Abdul-Ghafur
· Friday, February 24, , LC 101: Faculty panel on The Muhammad Cartoons and the Free Press
Still looking for that special someone? Speed Dating is pleased to make its return to the Yale graduate and professional student community on Wednesday, February 22, at BAR (registration starts at ). Last year, over 200 grad and professional students joined us for drinks, appetizers, and a night of ten 5-minute dates with Yalies from the graduate, law, medical, public health, music, forestry, business, and other schools. To spice up this year's event, we have a custom-built, computer matching system to help you meet that perfect person. Tickets are $25 for the early birds, and $30 for the latecomers and available online at http://www.law.yale.edu/yippie/dating>www.law.yale.edu/yippie/dating. If you have questions, please email email@example.com.
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! There is 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
Ethics, Values, and the Environment, a
conference co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of World Religions at
Harvard Divinity School and the Harvard University Center for the Environment.
Auburn Continuing Education Programs (www.auburnsem.org ) for March 2006:
· “Spiritual Journeys: Earth-Based Religions”: March 9, 11, and 14. $65 registration fee. To register e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Using Coaching in Ministry II”:
· “Women’s Multifaith Art Opening: Celebrating the Work of Anna Ruth Henriques”: Tuesday, April 4 at . Contact email@example.com for more info.
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
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
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
Goodwin Prize for Excellence in Theological Writing, a graduate
writing prize. Winning prize is in the amount of $1,000. Submissions must be postmarked by
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
Sublet and/or room for fall: Spacious two-bedroom apartment on corner of Whitney and Edwards available for subletting this summer. Larger room: $610/month, double bed, available late May to mid-August. Smaller room: $565/month, single bed, available mid-May to July 31. Dates are tentative and negotiable. We are also looking for someone to take over the lease for the smaller room starting August 1. If interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
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.
Contact us at email@example.com or 432-5319
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”
Apply for summer job or next academic year job in
Prophetic Voice resources:
everything you explore during the All School Conference has resources in
In the footsteps of Jesus : Catholic social teaching at work today.
Just neighbors [kit] : helping communities of faith help people in need.
Catholic social teaching
Liturgy that does justice
Biblical view of justice
Faithful earthkeeping : the church as a creation awareness center
Force more powerful
HIV/AIDS: stories of mutual ministry.
Justice 4 all: restorative justice
Restorative: making things right
Restoring creation for ecology and justice
Ash Wednesday worship resources
Immigrants and refugees videos:
Supplement/review for your courses with these video/DVD resources: Lost Christianities, Forbidden Scriptures, Europe in the Middle Ages, Fires of Faith, Western Philosophy, Eastern Philosophy, Christians of the East, History of Orthodox Christianity, all the videos on sexual misconduct from FaithTrust Institute, and more….
Prayer: all kinds of prayer, for children, youth, adults, families, and multi-sensory resources too.
Paying attention to multiple intelligences and various learning styles for yourself and in groups you lead. Resources are here for the visual, kinesthetic, interpersonal learner, and others.