Center for Faith and Vocation

Calendar of Events

Center for Faith And Vocation Events

For more information, contact Marguerite Stanciu at 923-7253.
12/15 Blue Monday, open house, 9:00-5:00 pm.
12/05-12/12 Meditation, noon-12:45 pm., Blue House.

Religious Life Events-Examples during academic year

Butler Catholic Community
Contact: Emily Hitchens
12/03-12/17 Midweek Mass, 12:10-1:00 pm., Blue House.
12/04-12/11 Faith Sharing Groups, 7:45-10:15 pm., Blue House.
12/07-12/14 Mass, Johnson Board Room, 1:00 pm., Robertson Hall.
Butler Hillel
Contact: Stephanie Dlatt
12/02-12/09 Weekly meetings, 7:00 pm., Atherton Union, room 302.
Butler Meditation Group
Contact: Marguerite Stanciu
12/02-12/09 Meditation Tuesdays, 7:00-8:00 pm., room 212, Blue House.
Campus Crusade for Christ
Contact: Kim Riley
12/04-12/11 Worship, Thursdays, Pharmacy Building, Rm. 156, 7:30 pm.
Coalition for Christian Outreach
Contact: Dwight Podgurski
12/01-12/08 Weekly Meeting, 7:00-9:00 pm., Blue House.
Contact: Jennifer Hite
12/03-12/10 Weekly Bible Study,8:00-10:00  pm., Blue House.
Grace Unlimited (Episcopal-Lutheran Ministry) and Methodist Outreach
Contact: Fr. Charles Allen
12/07-12/14 Weekly service and meeting, 5:00-7:00 pm., Blue House.
(LCMSU) The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
Contact: Rachel Hahn
12/04-12/11 Weekly Meeting, Thursday, 6:00-8:00 pm., Blue House.
Muslim Students Association
Contact: Maya Alshawa
TBA General Meeting
Orthodox Christian Fellowship
Contact: Nick Sokol
12/02-12/09 Weekly meeting, 5:30-7:00 pm., Blue House
Voices of Deliverance Gospel Choir
Contact: Ciara Williams
TBA Weekly Rehearsal JH, check with Diversity Center for times and dates.

Days Of Religious Observance

12/06 Saint Nicholas Day (Orthodox Christian): Celebration of the birth of Saint Nicolas, patron saint of children and role model for gift giving. Many churches named for this saint who is also the Dutch version of Santa Claus. 
12/12 Feast Day, Our Lady of Guadalupe (Catholic): Honoring of a legendary appearance of the Virgin Mary     near Mexico City in 1531 c.e.
12/17-12/24 Hannukah (Jewish): Festival of Lights. It commemorates the Maccabean recapture and rededication of the Jerusalem Temple in 165-164 b.c.e. Special readings and praise songs focus on liberty and freedom. The eight candle Menorah is lighted.
12/21 Solstice (Christian and Wicca): Season of preparation for the Nativity of Christ.
12/25 Christmas (Christian): Time of remembering the execution of Teg Bahadur by the Moghul Emperor in India.
12/26 Zarathosht Diso: Anniversary of the Death of Prophet Zarathushtra.