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Birds of Longing featuring Laurie Wohl

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 (All day) to Friday, December 13, 2013 (All day)

Doug Adams Gallery (inside the Badè Museum of Biblical Archeology), Pacific School of Religion, 1798 Scenic Avenue, Berkeley

 

 

WSR 2013 Fall Events

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 5:30pm to Monday, November 11, 2013 - 12:00pm

The Life and Times of Edith Stein, St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross: An Archival Exhibit (October 1, 2013 to February 28, 2014).

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 8:26am to Friday, February 28, 2014 - 4:44pm

Rosa and Edith Stein, Echt, 1939

The GTU library is extending its current exhibition,  The Life and Times of Edith Stein, St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross: An Archival Exhibit , thorugh February 28, 2014. The exhibit opened on October 1.

Jim Morphesis, Roses and Wounds, October 24 - November 24, 2013: Conversation with artist October 24, 6 pm

Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 7:59am to Sunday, November 24, 2013 - 5:00pm

The libriary is currently exhibiting recent paintings by Jim Morphesis, entitled Roses and Wounds. The paintings will be on display through November 24, 2013.

An opening reception and conversation with the artist and Peter Selz will be held on Thursday, October 24, 6-7:30 pm, in the Dinner board room in the library.

The exhibition is made possible by the Jane Dillenberger Fine Arts Endowment Fund.

2013 Distinguished Faculty Lecture

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 7:00pm

Dr. William Short, Dean and Professor of Christian Spirituality at FST will deliver the 2013 Distinguished Faculty Lecture entitled “From Paris to Alcalá: The Franciscan School and the University, 1219-1533.”

Panel Discussion: A Common Thread: Spiritual Narrative and the Textile Medium

Thursday, November 7, 2013 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Visting scholar, Carol Bier, to present at Panel Discussion: A Common Thread: Spiritual Narrative and the Textile Medium hosted by the Center for the Arts, Religion and Education (CARE).

Did Noah and Jonah Share the Same Boat? How Similar Stories Say Opposite Things About the Human Soul

Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 7:00pm

with Judy Klitsner

The stories of Noah and Jonah share a remarkable number of details, including: water, boats, a divinely-decreed catastrophe, and a prophet's desperate need to escape. These comparisons will lead us to a surprising inverse relationship between the stories, including opposing views on the question:  is it really possible for human beings to change?

Baptist-Muslim Dialogue

Friday, November 8, 2013 -
7:00pm to 9:06pm

Join the ABSW community for their second Baptist-Muslim Dialogue event, featuring leaders from our neighboring Muslim communities of education in Berkeley, including:

Graduate Fair at the GTU

Sunday, November 10, 2013 -
2:00pm to 4:30pm

Interested in Master’s programs at the GTU? Know someone who is?

Come and be a part of a special event designed for prospective master’s level students to learn about the range of study options the GTU offers. Join us to meet member school representatives, students, and faculty. Light refreshments provided.

Richard S. Dinner Boardroom, GTU Library, 2400 Ridge Road, Berkeley

To RSVP or for more info, contact us at admissions@gtu.edu or 510/649-2460.

Open House for Prospective Students

Sunday, November 10, 2013 - 2:00pm
Please join us for an open house to highlight CJS programs and offerings, as well as other school in the GTU consortium. GTU Library, Dinner Board Room, 2400 Ridge Rd, Berkeley, CA,

Julian's Gospel: Illuminating the Life and Revelations of Julian of Norwich

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 5:30pm

Book Talk with Veronica Mary Rolf

Hosted by the GTU Dean's Office.

Dinner Board Room (GTU Library, 3rd floor)

Vatican II and Interreligious Dialogue

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 7:30pm

DSPT Professor of Philosophy and Theology Sr. Marianne Farina, CSC and JST Professor of Christology and Cultures Dr. Thomas Cattoi will discuss the growing importance of interreligious dialogue for the Catholic Church from the publication of Nostra Aetate to the present.

Free and open to the public

Jesuit School of Theology, 1735 Le Roy Avenue, Berkeley

An Agenda for Prayer Book Revision: APLM Colloquium at CDSP

Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 5:45pm

Since 2008, CDSP has hosted an annual colloquium of the Associated Parishes for Liturgy and MIssion (APLM). This year, Professor David Holeton, professor of liturgics on the Hussite Theological Faculty at Charles University in Prague, will speak on "An Agenda for Prayer Book Revision." 

Recuperations of Andalusi Music

Thursday, November 14, 2013 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Recuperations of Andalusi Music presentation by Charles Hirschkind - Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology Director, Program in Religious Studies, University of California, Berkeley hosted by the Center for the Arts, Religion and Education (CARE)

Lavender At Night: An Interview with the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence

Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 7:00pm

Lavender at Night: Interview with the Sisters of Perpetual IndulgenceThe Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence and a Professor of Theology walk into a room ... what happens next? Find out! Join us for a great conversation as Dr. Jay Johnson interviews the Sisters about theology, spirituality, good works, and great fun. Of course there will be refreshments!  

PSR Mudd Building Room 100

 

KAICIID Global Forum on The Image of the Other: Interreligious and Intercultural Education

Monday, November 18, 2013 (All day) to Tuesday, November 19, 2013 (All day)

CIS Director, Munir Jiwa, to present KAICIID Dialogue Center’s Global Forum hosts The Image of the Other: Interreligious and Intercultural Education

Location: Vienna, Austria 

GTU Reception at AAR/SBL Annual Meetings

Saturday, November 23, 2013 - 7:00pm

Uriah KimAlumni, faculty, and students are invited to join us as we celebrate and also honor our Alum of the Year, Uriah Kim (Ph.D. ‘04) during the Annual Meetings of the American Academy of Religion and Society of Biblical Literature.

Maryland Ballroom, Salon F, Renaissance Harborplace, 202 East Pratt Street, Baltimore

Interfaith Dialogue in a Plural Society: The View from the Academy Workshop

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 (All day) to Thursday, November 28, 2013 (All day)

Workshop: Interfaith Dialogue in a Plural Society: The View from the Academy

Hosted by The Centre for the Comparative Study of Muslim Societies and Cultures and the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Vancouver at Simon Fraser University. 

Location: Simon Fraser University - Vancouver, BC, Canada

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