Faith, Justice, and Learning
February 2021 - Words to Live
LOVE and ACTION
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
- Archbishop Desmond Tutu
On campus you will find a number of student societies that offer religious options. To help assess which groups might be a problem for you, check this document from Calgary which is based in part on a Dalhousie document.
You may want to listen to a conversation with Richard Rohr speak of a 2019 book about the Universal Christ, moving beyond tribalism in religion. Listen here.
Pause for a few moments and allow yourself to grow still. Take several slow, deep breaths. Feel God’s loving gaze upon you. Go to this site.
An essay explores young people and their resistance to churches that go after being “cool” and that focus less on authenticity. What Millennials Want.
Looking for spiritual refreshment? “God Pause” is a short, daily reflection on next Sunday’s Bible readings. You’ll be ready for an extra meaningful worship experience. Visit God Pause.
Lighting candles is a sacred action that expresses more than words can express. You may want to begin or end your day by lighting a candle on this website. Or you may want to light a birthday candle for a friend, remember a loved one who is having trouble, express your gratitude, etc. Visit gratefulness.org to light a candle.
One of the best films of the past year and winner at the Canadian Film Awards was Maudie, the story of a Nova Scotian folk artist, Maud Lewis. The film is Maudie. You will see the home she lived in, covered with her art, at the Nova Scotia Gallery of Art. See a review and the trailer here.
A look at Martin Luther, the courageous reformer, with reference to the celebration of Luther held in 2017. Listen here.
The chaplain's office is located in Dalhousie Multifaith Services in room 407 of the Student Union Building on University Avenue.
Each day a chaplain is on duty (from various traditions).
To specifically speak with a Lutheran call the number provided below.
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