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Building a 'Circle of Care'

Building a 'Circle of Care'

September 27, 2012

It happened by chance. Liz Steinhauser, MDiv '96, was going for an afternoon walk in Boston's South End nearly 10 years ago when she saw Tim Crellin, also MDiv '96, standing on the sidewalk outside St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, where Crellin was (and still is) the vicar.

The two were long-lost friends from their time at Harvard Divinity School together, yet the random encounter laid the foundation for B-Safe and B-Ready, which together form one of the most active youth programs in the city of Boston and are run out of St. Stephen's.

Acting on Faith

Acting on Faith

September 20, 2012

Eboni Haynes has gone by many names: actress, Angeleno, Catholic—but now she prefers Nola, in homage to her beleaguered and beloved hometown of New Orleans.

"After the Saints won the Super Bowl in 2010, friends started calling me Nola, and I liked it," explained Haynes, now a second-year student in Harvard Divinity School's (HDS) master of divinity degree program.

The Sacred Toni Morrison

The Sacred Toni Morrison

September 20, 2012

An HDS series probes aspects of religion in the Nobelist author's writings.

Fresh Year, New Minister

Fresh Year, New Minister

September 4, 2012

Jonathan Walton, HDS Professor and the new Pusey Minister of Harvard's Memorial Church, delivered the "Freshman Sunday" sermon on September 2.

Lessons That Lead Toward Peace

Lessons That Lead Toward Peace

September 4, 2012

At the annual HDS Convocation, new Dean David N. Hempton drew on the memory of violence he witnessed in Northern Ireland to offer hopeful visions for the future.