Graduate Theological Union

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Formless Form, the Art of Sho

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 6:00pm to Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 6:00pm

The Graduate Theological Union Library, 2400 Ridge Rd., invites you to Formless Form. the Art of Sho, recent works by Ronald Y. Nakasone. Sho (as it is referred to in Japan; Chu shu) or calligraphy, is the simple exercise of writing kanji (Ch hanzi) and phonetic script to communicate thoughts, feelings, and information.

Nufa Gukuru- My Spirit Dances, Majikina Honryu

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

The Graduate Theological Union Library invites you to a reception Nufa Gukuru- My Spirit Dances, Majikina Honryu in celebration of Formless Form, the Art of Sho, recent works by Ronald Y Nakasone.

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2014 Distinguished Faculty Lecture

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 7:00pm

Dr. Christopher Ocker, Professor of Church History at San Francisco Theological Seminary (SFTS), will deliver the 2014 Distinguished Faculty Lecture entitled, "Reformations that Matter (and Some that Don’t)."

GTU GRADUATE FAIR

Sunday, November 9, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Graduate Theological Union Library
Dinner Board Room
2400 Ridge Road, Berkeley, CA 94709
 
To find out more, or to reserve a place, please contact: gtuadm@gtu.edu, 510/649-2460 or 800/826-4488.
 

 

Hasidism Reconsidered

Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 2:00pm

November 13th 2014 | 2:00-8:00PM | GTU Library Board Room | 2400 RIDGE RD | Berkeley CA 94709

From its inception, the phenomenon of Hasidism has provoked a series of still unsettled questions. What accounts for the astounding popularity of the 

Symbols of Transformation: Jesus & Mary in the Teachings of Ibn 'Arabi

Friday, November 14, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, November 15, 2014 (All day)

Zaytuna College, 2401 Le Conte Ave., Berkeley

Reading the Qu'ran in the 21st Century

Monday, December 8, 2014 - 6:00pm
Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California, 1433 Madison St., Oakland, CA 94612