September 22nd, 2014
The Native American Sweat Lodge
A talk by John Bravehawk, a Sicangu Lakota who is a Native American elder, a Sundance Chief, and a Medicine Man. Come learn about the sacred ceremony of a Sweat Lodge and how to prepare for participation in it.
11:00am - 5:00pm:
This is an opportunity for students, staff, and faculty to engage in the spiritual exercise of walking a labyrinth. Labyrinth walking is an ancient form of spiritual meditation and contemplation that transcends traditional religious boundaries. Come and experience the simplicity and peace of this timeless spiritual practice.
September 17th, 2014
Post-Polarized: How the Liberal Mayor and Evangelical Leader Teamed up to Serve the City of Portland
Post-Polarized: How the Liberal Mayor and Evangelical Leader Teamed up to Serve the City of Portland is a dialogue between former Portland Mayor Sam Adams (a gay liberal) and Evangelical Christian leader Kevin Palau. They will discuss how they became “post-polarized” in order to serve the city of Portland together and get some very important community action accomplished.
September 16th, 2014
Meditation in the Hoffman Gallery
All students welcome! No experience with meditation is necessary. These weekly meditation sessions take place in the Hoffman Gallery where “Clearing” an experiential exhibition by Dana Lynn Lewis is showing.
September 11th, 2014
All students welcome! No experience with meditation is necessary. These weekly meditation sessions take place in the beautiful meditation room (Room 112) in the lower level of Agnes Flanagan Chapel.
September 8th, 2014
All students welcome! No experience with meditation is necessary. These weekly meditation sessions take place in the beautiful balcony of the South Campus Chapel.
September 4th, 2014
You are invited to this meditation session in the lower level of the chapel in our beautiful meditation room (Room 112). This meditation is designed for everyone, and you are welcome to come whether you are well acquainted with meditation or new to it (or somewhere in between).
August 31st, 2014
NSO Chapel Service
Join this time of student-led Christian music and worship followed by a welcoming reception hosted by Dean of Religious and Spiritual Life Mark Duntley.
Meet new and returning Catholic students and learn about the Newman Club. We will meet at the main entrance of the chapel and then carpool to the 11 a.m. Eucharist at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church.
August 29th, 2014
Everyone is welcome to join in this joyous Jewish Shabbat service, followed by an Oneg Shabbat reception. Hillel staff and returning students will lead Kabbalat Shabbat prayers.