Term At A Glance
(Services are held in Skinner Memorial Chapel unless otherwise noted.)
Friday, September 13, 7:00 p.m., Great Hall
Yom Kippur Kol Nidre Service
(Prefast dinner begins at 5:30 p.m. in Great Hall)
Rabbi Shosh Dworsky
Saturday, September 14, Great Hall
Yom Kippur Morning Service at 10:00 a.m., Study session at 5:30 p.m., Closing service at 6:30 p.m., Shofar blowing and break-fast meal at 8:00 p.m.
Rabbi Shosh Dworsky
Friday, September 20, 7:00 p.m., Chapel and W. Lawn
Jewish Sukkot Shabbat Service
Rabbi Shosh Dworsky
Sunday, September 29, 5:00 p.m.
Father Denny Dempsey
Sunday, October 6, 5:00 p.m.
Mustard Seed Christian Service
Carleton’s Mustard Seed Praise Band
Sunday, October 13, 5:00 p.m.
Zen Buddhist Meditation Service
Tuesday, October 15, 6:00 p.m., Great Hall
Muslim Eid al-Adha Service
Sunday, October 20, 10:30 a.m.
Nat. Coming Out Day Unitarian Universalist Service
Sara Thomsen, guest musician
Sunday, October 27, 5:00 p.m.
Orthodox Christian Service
Father Christopher Maciolek
Saturday, November 2, 6:00 p.m., Great Hall
Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Service
Saturday, November 9, 6:00 p.m., Great Hall
Hindu Diwali Service and Celebration
Sunday, November 17, 5:00 p.m.
Archbishop Emeritus Harry Flynn
WEEKLY SERVICES/PRACTICES/STUDENT GROUPS
Interfaith Social Action (IFSA)
Talk about and do social change work in the community.
Tuesdays beginning September 17, 8:30 p.m., Chapel Lounge. Contact: lendeyt
Torah Through a Rabbinic Lens
Wednesdays beginning September 18, 4:00 p.m., Page House East. Led by Rabbi Shosh Dworsky.
EvenSong: Contemplative Christian Song and Prayer
Christian worship with music, readings, and silence.
Wednesdays, 8:30 – 9:00 p.m., Chapel Main Sanctuary
Bible as Philosophy: The Book of Ecclesiastes
Exploration of the puzzling Book of Ecclesiastes.
Thursdays beginning October 3, 5:00 p.m., Chapel Lounge. Contact: weinstem
Buddhist Meditation, Teaching and Discussion
Thursdays – September 19, October 3, 10, and 24, and November 7, 8:00 p.m., Chapel Main Sanctuary
Meditation led by Bhante Sathi.
Thursdays – September 26, October 17 and 31, and November 14, 8:00 p.m., Chapel Lounge
Discussion led by Tenzin Lendey ’15.
Service in Christian tradition to conclude the day. Thursdays beginning September 19 at 9:00 p.m.,
Little Chapel. Contact: rowes
Scripture-based meditation from a variety of faith traditions.
Thursdays beginning September 19 at 9:30 p.m.,
Chapel Lounge. Contacts: stolli
Jewish Shabbat Services
Fridays beginning September 27, 6:00 p.m., Page House East - Led by Rabbi Shosh Dworsky or students.
(Yom Kippur - Fri., Sept. 13 at 7:00pm in Great Hall, Sukkot service - Friday, Sept. 20 at 7:00 p.m. in Chapel.)
Fridays beginning September 27, 5:00 p.m., Chapel Lounge Led by Adil Ozdemir or students. Contact: jafrii
9/11 Remembrance Vigil
Remembering all affected by 9/11, terrorism, and war around the world. Quiet reflection and candle lighting.
Wednesday, September 11, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Chapel
Careers In Social Justice Panel Discussion Series
“Make a Difference: Service Opportunities after Carleton”
Tuesday, October 8, 12:00 p.m., AGH Meeting Room
Cosponsored with CCCE, EthIC, and Career Center
Omid Safi Lecture Series
“Middle East, Islam, and American Empire” Wednesday, September 25, 7:00 p.m., Weitz 236
“Whose Freedom of Speech Counts? From Rushdie forward, the perils of speaking truth to power in the Middle East”
Thursday, September 26, 12:00 p.m., Lib. Athenaeum
Cosponsored with the Humanities Center, Middle East Studies Initiative, and the Religion Dept.
Open discussion of large, ethically relevant questions.
Tuesdays, October 1 and 22, and November 5 at
7:00 p.m., The Cave
Contacts: bahnj, mckinseyk, stolli, weinstem
More Numerous than the Stars: The Stories of Abraham and Their Importance to Three Religions
Examination of the stories of Abraham, Sarah, Hagar, Ismael, and Isaac and their importance to Christianity, Islam, and Judaism
Mondays – September 23, October 7 and 28, 7:30 p.m.,
Chapel Lounge Contacts: rowes, jafrii, bahnj
All levels of singers are welcome for singing and brunch. Sundays – September 22, October 6 and 27, 11:00 a.m., Chapel Lounge. Cosponsored with OIIL.
Contacts: stolli, bahnj, campbellt
RELIGIOUS ROAD TRIPS
Unitarian Universalist – First Unitarian Society of Mpls. Sunday, Sept. 29 – leave campus at 9:00 a.m.
Mormon – LDS worship service in Lakeville with young singles group started by a Carleton student.
Sunday, November 3 – leave campus at 12:00 p.m.