Seminary Chapel: Courtney Joyner

A Potluck with No Food: Fasting in Community –¬†As Christians approach the Lenten season, many prepare for a fasting practice of “giving something up” for Lent. In this chapel gathering, Courtney Joyner will explore how the Jewish practice of fasting on Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, an inform Lenten spiritual discipline in Christian communities.¬†Joel 2:1-2, 12-17, Ps 51