November 2011

“Paul, Apostle of Justification and Justice” – Dr. Michael J. Gorman

& University Chapels.

Michael J. Gorman, Ph.D., is Dean of the Ecumenical Institute of Theology and Professor of Sacred Scripture at St. Mary’s Seminary & University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, where he has taught since 1991. He is a New Testament scholar who specializes especially in the letters, theology, and spirituality of the apostle Paul.  He received the… Read more »

“Paul, Apostle of Nonviolence” – Dr. Michael J. Gorman

& University Chapels.

Michael J. Gorman, Ph.D., is Dean of the Ecumenical Institute of Theology and Professor of Sacred Scripture at St. Mary’s Seminary & University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, where he has taught since 1991. He is a New Testament scholar who specializes especially in the letters, theology, and spirituality of the apostle Paul.  He received the… Read more »

“Eat this Bread, Drink this Cup, Feed my Sheep”

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Student Speakers.

The “Foundations of Public Worship” class leads the Seminary Chapel Gathering  service in celebration of the Lord’s Supper, drawing from the gospel reading from John 21. Chapel Gathering services held in Martin Chapel at Eastern Mennonite Seminary are planned by the Seminary community but open to all.

Inside Athletics: Nov. 4, 2011

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

In this week’s “Inside Athletics,” Dave and James explore the dynamics of the end of a season and the end of a career.  They also touch on the ODAC Preseason Poll for Women’s Basketball, which was released on Thursday. Inside Athletics is a weekly podcast hosted by Athletic Director Dave King. The podcast offers a… Read more »

Reflections from Washington Community Scholars’ Center

& Cross-Cultural Groups, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Gather with students from the Washington Community Scholars’ Center for a presentation about their learning experiences in D.C.

Finding Shepherd and Shelter in a Shattered Sabbatical – Dorothy Jean Weaver

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Faculty/Staff Speakers.

Dorothy Jean Weaver, Seminary professor of New Testament, relates and reflects on the events that shaped a sabbatical year quite different from the one she had imagined. Chapel Gathering services held in Martin Chapel at Eastern Mennonite Seminary are planned by the Seminary community but open to all.

Sex, Power & Lost Wonder – Carolyn Stauffer

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Carolyn Stauffer speaks  in University Chapel about “Sex, Power and Lost Wonder” as part of  EMU’s annual Take Back the Night week.  Carolyn serves as Assistant Professor in EMU’s department of applied social sciences.

“Reflections on a long-term marriage” – Peter and Carol Schreck

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Faculty/Staff Speakers.

Peter and Carol Schreck offer “Reflections on long-term marriage: lessons learned along the way.”  The Schrecks serve as Adjunct Faculty at Eastern Mennonite Seminary. Chapel Gathering services held in Martin Chapel at Eastern Mennonite Seminary are planned by the Seminary community but open to all.