March 5th, 2014
Ash Wednesday Service
A brief Ash Wednesday service marking the beginning of the Christian season of Lent. There will be silent meditation, prayer, and a traditional imposition of ashes.
February 25th, 2014
Sufi Dances of Universal Peace
Join the Interfaith Council for an evening of guided Sufi circle dance accompanied by live musicians. Dance leader and instructor Qadr will teach very simple energy and consciousness raising circle dances, also known as Sufi Dance, which blend simple folk-style dancing with words and themes form the world’s spiritual traditions.
9:00am - 5:00pm:
Labyrinth Walk- Focus on Peace
On Tuesday February 25th, the Lewis & Clark Interfaith Council is sponsoring a Labyrinth walk in the Diane Gregg Pavilion. This is an opportunity for students, staff, and faculty to engage in the spiritual experience of walking a labyrinth and to meditate on peace. This is an ancient form of spiritual devotion and contemplation that transcends traditional religious boundaries. Come and experience the simplicity and peace of this timeless spiritual experience. Drop in anytime between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. to calm your spirit and to take a brief spiritual journey by walking the labyrinth.
February 3rd, 2014
7:00pm - 8:15pm:
Autobiography of a Yogi Discussion & Meditation Group
This discussion and meditation group will do readings from the Autobiography of a Yogi, the remarkable life story of Paramahansa Yogananada. If you plan to join us for this group, please let Jeanne Lilly know ahead of time at firstname.lastname@example.org, if you can - or just show up if you want to check out the first meeting! Books will be available at the first meeting in room 112, lower level of Agnes Flanagan chapel.
4:30pm - 5:15pm:
Meditation sessions in the balcony of the South Chapel. (For February 3 and 10 only in Rogers 218.) All students welcome. No experience needed.
January 30th, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm:
Meditation sessions in Room 112 in the lower level of Agnes Flanagan Chapel. All students welcome. No experience needed.
January 25th, 2014
1:00pm - 4:00pm:
Ally For Social Justice Workshop
What does it mean to be an ally for social justice? The Ally For Social Justice Workshop is open to all students!
January 20th, 2014
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
MLK Jr. Week of Service kick-off celebration
December 8th, 2013
Festival of Lights at the Grotto
The Interfaith Council is sponsoring this “Souljourn” field trip to the annual Festival of Lights at the Grotto. We will meet at 5 p.m. and car pool out to the Grotto to see the amazing Christmas light display that is a favorite here in Portland for its beauty and design, and the wonderful Christmas Choral music that is also a part of the festival. Please contact Kathleen Burckhardt (email@example.com) to RSVP and to find out where we will meet for the car pool on Sunday evening.
December 7th, 2013
Holiday Service of Sacred Song & Verse
This annual service features traditional advent scripture readings, congregational singing of Christmas carols and wonderful holiday and sacred music. There will be vocal performances by the Community Chorale and Alumni Choir directed by Katherine FitzGibbon as well as a performance of holiday music on Classical Guitar by Justin Goodlow ‘14. This year’s theme is “Reflecting on Holiday Memories”.