March 22, 2013Top
In This Issue
STH Calendar
STH Weekly Worship
Office of Spiritual Life
Taizé Service in Holy Week
United Methodist Clergywomen E-Newsletter
STH Annual Variety Show
Route for Kids - 5K run/walk
Moundy Thursday: Service
THecology Conference 2013
STH Town Hall Meeting
We're Better Together Campaign
STH Reading Retreat
2013-14 Job Opportunities with STH Worship Team and Seminary Singers
AGAPE International Camps 2013 Schlarships
The 10th Annual International Conference on Religion
Quick Links

STH Calendar
calendar
STH Weekly Worship
Wednesdays 

11:10 - 12:00 pm

Marsh Chapel

 

March 27  

Holy Week-
Stations of the Cross

April 3
Easter Week-
Proclaiming Resurrection
Hispanic/Latino Student Association
Rev. Patricia Pena,
STH Alum
(With Communion)

Office of Spiritual Life

Daily Morning Prayer
Monday - Thursday

8 - 8:20 am

Muelder Chapel 343 

 

Leaders

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Hyebin Hong

Thursday
Janjay Innis

You are most welcome to join for Morning Prayer, and to lead as the Spirit moves.  Please contact Allison Bovell  arbovell@bu.edu   

or Miracle Ryder mjryder@bu.edu   

if you'd like to lead this semester.     

 

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Guided Intoning  

Monday 1:00 pm

 

New to the contemplative form of prayer called "Intoning?"  Newcomers heartily welcomed.  Spend an hour of Holy Week in silence and sound, praying intentions in a form of the ancient breath prayer.  Read more...

 

Taiz Service in Holy Week
Taize

 You are invited to join the Harvard Divinity School community for its annual Taize Service in Holy Week on Monday March 25, 7:00-7:45 PM, Andover Chapel,  second floor of Andover Hall, 45 Francis Avenue, Cambridge. This is a contemplative, candlelit service of chant, prayer and silence. If you are an instrumentalist or vocalist and would like to join the choir, please arrive at 5:45 PM for the rehearsal.

 Read more... 

 

United Methodist Clergywomen E-Newsletter
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UM Clergywomen Retention Study II from the Anna Howard Shaw Center

 

What is the UMC Cyber Campus?  Information plus an introductory video from Rev. Dr. HiRho Y. Park, Director of Clergy Lifelong Learning at the General Board of Higher Education & Ministry (STH Ph.D. 2011)

Read more... 

 

STH Annual Variety Show
Wednesday, April 24
6:00pm
Show 2

 If you've got a whacky or otherwise entertaining talent that you'd like to share with your community, this is your time!  

Email Ashley Anderson (ajanders@bu.edu )  

for details.

 

Route for Kids
5K run/walk
Saturday, May 18, 2013
8:30am
Homeless boy
Help raise funds and awareness to make a difference in the life of a homeless child. 

 

All submissions for the Collegium must be sent to the Office of Community Life & Lifelong Learning (vp@bu.edu ) by noon on Wednesdays in order to appear in the next edition. Please include the title of your event, the date, the time, and the location as well as a brief description of your event.
 
Moundy Thursday: Service
Thursday, March 28, 2013

12:30pm  

Muelder Chapel

Moundy Thursday Service            

Our service will be led by several of our graduating students, focusing on the joyous call to "Pour Out Love."   

The name "Maundy Thursday" derives from the Latin mandatum novum, the new commandment of John 13:34. Jesus said, "I give you a new commandment, that you love one another."  All are welcome to this moving service of love and vocation.

 

 
THecology Conference 2013
Saturday, March 23, 2013Lantern
10 am - 5:00 pm
BU School of Theology 
Oxnam and Hartman Rooms (Basement)

"Disaster and Resilience:
Congregations as Resource and Refuge"
Read more...

There is also a facebook link for the THecology event.

 
STH Town Hall Meeting

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

12pm - 1:00pm

STH Oxnam Room (B-24) Your opinion

 

Join Dean Moore and Dean Lightsey to discuss our common questions, concerns, and affirmations about our ever-becoming, beloved community. Lunch is provided by STHSA, sponsored by the Korean Student Association. Menu: rice, sweet & sour pork, jabchae (noodles & vegetables), mapa tofu (tofu & vegetables), and kimchi.

 

 
We're Better Together Campaign
Thursday, April 4, 2013
promise is to welcome the contributions of our diverse communities.  The Interfaith Story Interfaith cooperation is a part of America's greatness. Our nation's is to Togetherwelcome the  contributions of our diverse communities.

 

The Interfaith Youth Corps, founded by sociologist, author, and interfaith activist Dr. Eboo Patel, has designated April 4th as a day for campus faith communities to recognize that "we're better together." That day, you are invited to wear BLUE as a sign of interfaith cooperation.

 

 IFYC's mission is to cultivate interfaith understanding on college and university campuses. Visit IFYC's site to learn more about IFYC's purpose, including numerous resources for faculty, staff, and students.

   

See this site to sign a Pledge for Better Together Day.

 

Kindly contact STHers Rev. Robin Olson rolson@bu.edu , Anne Hillman ahillman@bu.edu, or Kate Soules ksoules@bu.edu to share your ideas and enthusiasm for interfaith connections.

 

 
STH Reading Retreat
Magazine

Saturday, April 6, 2013

9am - 5:45pm   

 

Last Reading Retreat of the Year!

Can you believe we're getting ready for the final STH reading Retreat of the year?  This is our 6th Retreat of the year.  RSVPs should be sent to rolson@bu.edu, no later than April 4th

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2013-14 Job Opportunities with STH Worship Team and Seminary Singers
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Applications Deadline: April 5th at 4pm  

 

The Worship Team and Seminary Singers are now accepting applications for positions for next year.  There are three Worship Team Interns opportunities, and the Seminary Singers has an opening for an accompanist and an assistant director (these positions could be combined if the right candidate applied).   

 

More information and the application can be found here:

Seminary Singers - Accompanist

Seminary Singers - Assistant Director

Worship Team Intern 

For more information, please email Rev. Chad W. Kidd at:  ckidd@bu.edu.

 
AGAPE International Camps 2013 Schlarships
Alps
Application deadline is April 15, 2013  

 

As in past years Agape Centro Ecumenico offers a certain number of scholarship to participate to its international programs. Every year a generous handful of North American students are fully funded for three weeks of political/theological study and Italian redness in the Alps. This year the EcoJustice theme continues into the realm of "envisioning alternatives."  

All information are in the attached file, or also on the webpage www.agapecentroecumenico.org, where it is possible as well to consult the programs of the 3 international camps.

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The 10th Annual International Conference on Religion
July 28 - August 1, 2013
Jesus College, University of Oxford
England
 

 

Jesus College is one of the thirty-eight colleges that form the University of Oxford and was founded in 1571.  Oxford University

 

More detailed information concerning the schedule of events and the registration fee can be found on our web site.

 

In order to ensure that you are registered in a timely and accurate manner, we recommend that you register on our website at www.oxfordroundtable.co.uk .  

 

Please direct all inquiries to:

Coordinator

Oxford Round Table

6216 East Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 230

Long Beach, California 90803

 

Tel:         866-ORT-3411

Fax:       866-244-8833

E-mail:       coordinator@oxfordroundtable.com 

Web Site:   www.oxfordroundtable.co.uk 

 

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