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The Transcendent Practice of Prayer

The Transcendent Practice of Prayer

June 28, 2009

The following faculty address was delivered by Susan Abraham, Assistant Professor of Ministry Studies, in the Memorial Church during the June 3 Multireligious Service of Thanksgiving for the Class of 2009.

The Scene Stealer

The Scene Stealer

June 20, 2009

Here . . . time is measured in bells. noe venable

Her performance on the evening of June 2 in Andover Chapel did not seem like that of an amateur.

HDS Grad Hopes to Alter Military Culture

HDS Grad Hopes to Alter Military Culture

June 4, 2009

Lukas Filler likes a challenge. One of the 6-foot-5-inch former competitive swimmer's favorite pastimes is surfing … in the New England winter … before dawn.

‘My Ministry Is in the Birthing Rooms’

‘My Ministry Is in the Birthing Rooms’

June 4, 2009

To Cemelli de Aztlan, the U.S.-Mexico border region is not just a line on a map dividing two nations and two cultures, it’s a place of its own, different from the countries whose edges define it.

'HDS Formed Me in Innumerable Ways': Elizabeth Leavitt, MDiv '09

'HDS Formed Me in Innumerable Ways': Elizabeth Leavitt, MDiv '09

May 25, 2009

On June 4, 2009, Liz Leavitt graduated from HDS with a master of divinity degree. Here, she discusses the ways in which her experiences at HDS have helped shape her life; why incoming students should explore all of their options; and what her plans are for the future. 

Two Scholars of American Religious History Appointed to HDS Faculty

Two Scholars of American Religious History Appointed to HDS Faculty

May 20, 2009

Renowned scholars of American religious history R. Marie Griffith and Leigh Eric Schmidt have been appointed to the HDS faculty, effective July 1, 2009. Griffith will be the John A. Bartlett Professor of New England Church History, and Schmidt will be the Charles Warren Professor of the History of Religion in America.

The World as a Spiritual Entity

The World as a Spiritual Entity

May 17, 2009

If a link exists between business, science, and religion, William A. Nitze, AB '64, JD '69, just may have found it.

The World as a Spiritual Entity

The World as a Spiritual Entity

May 17, 2009

If a link exists between business, science, and religion, William A. Nitze, AB '64, JD '69, just may have found it.