Center for Faith and Vocation

Calendar of Events

Center for Faith And Vocation Events

For more information, contact Marguerite Stanciu at 923-7253.
04/01-04/29 Sunrise Yoga for BU students, 8:00-8:45 am., Blue House, RSVP, osnelson@butler.edu
04/01-04/29 CFV Study Night, 7:00-10:00 pm., Blue House.
04/04-04/25 Meditation, noon-1:00 pm., Blue House.
04/25 Big Questions, "Graduating from Butler? Now What?", noon-1:00 pm, Blue House, Bazbeaux Pizza, RSVP: jbmeehan@butler.edu

Religious Life Events-Examples during academic year

Butler Catholic Community
Contact: Kaitlyn Willy
04/02-04/29 Midweek Mass, 12:10-1:00 pm., Blue House.
04/03-04/24 Faith Sharing Groups, 7:45-10:15 pm., Blue House.
04/06-04/27 Mass, Johnson Board Room, 11:00 am., Robertson Hall.
Butler Hillel
View Calendar of Jewish Holidays here.
Contact: Stephanie Dlatt
04/01-04/29 Weekly meetings, 7:30 pm., Location contact student leader.
Butler Meditation Group
Contact: Ben Leslie
04/01-04/29 Meditation Tuesdays, 7:00-8:00 pm., Blue House.
Campus Crusade for Christ
Contact: Kim Riley
04/03-04/24 Worship, Thursdays, Pharmacy Building, Rm. 156, 7:30 pm.
Coalition for Christian Outreach
Contact: Dwight Podgurski
04/01-04/29 Weekly Meeting, 5:30-7:00 pm., Blue House.
04/03-04/24 Bible Study, 6:00-7:30 pm., Blue House
Converge
Contact: Jeremy Kauffmann
04/02-04/30 Weekly Bible Study,8:00-10:00  pm., Blue House.
Grace Unlimited (Episcopal-Lutheran Ministry) and Methodist Outreach
Contact: Fr. Charles Allen
04/06-04/27 Weekly service and meeting, 5:00 pm., Blue House.
(LCMSU) The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
Contact: 
04/01-04/29 Weekly Meeting, Tuesday, 6:00 pm., JH 344.
Muslim Students Association
Contact: Loor Alshawa
TBA General Meeting
Orthodox Christian Fellowship
Contact: Nick Sokol
TBA Weekly meeting, 6:00-8:00 pm., Contact Nick for details.
Voices of Deliverance Gospel Choir
Contact: Ciara Williams
TBA Weekly Rehearsal JH, check with Diversity Center for times and dates.

Days Of Religious Observance

04/08 Ramanavami (Hindu): Celebration of the birth of Lord Rama, hero of the religious epic poem, The Ramayana. The day involves telling of stories and going to the temple.
04/13 Palm Sunday (Christian): Celebration of the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. The day begins Holy Week. It    is observed by worship celebrations and parades using palm branches.
04/15-04/22 Passover (Jewish): 8-day celebration of the deliverance of the Jews from slavery in Egypt. The story of the Exodus is recounted, and the ongoing struggle of all peoples for freedom from internal and        external tyranny is celebrated. A special meal is a central feature. Also called Pesach.
04/15 Good Friday (Christian): Remembrance of the crucifixion of Jesus and related events.
04/17 Easter Sunday (Christian): The most holy of Christian sacred days. The day commemorates the       resurrection of Jesus Christ from his death by crucifixion. Observances include worship services beginning at sunrise, special music, feasting, and parades.
04/17 First Day of Ridvan (Baha'i): Commemoration of the twelve day period in 1863 when Baha'u'llah declared that he was God's messenger for this age. Work is to be suspended on days 1, 9, and 12 of the        festival.