Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Masses: 8:00 a.m., 6:00 p.m. (choir), 7:15 p.m. (Spanish)
for children kindergarten through seventh grade. For more information, call the church office at 212-666-9350 or pick up a flyer in the church vestibule.
After the Sunday Mass with choir at 11:15 A.M., new and returning Columbia students are invited to a reception downstairs in the auditorium. Information on parish activities will be available. Mass in St. Paul’s Chapel on campus resumes Sunday, September 9, at 5:00 P.M.
Elizabeth Johnson, C.S.J., will speak on her new book Creation and the Cross: The Mercy of God for a Planet in Peril. The speaker is Distinguished Professor of The0logy Emerita at Fordham University. Her other books include She Who Is: The Mystery of God in Feminist Theological Discourse, Friends of God and Prophets: A Feminist […]
Douglas Hertler a.k.a. Doug Lory performs his play “Merton and Me–A Living Trinity.” This is an act of storytelling which explores the dynamics of the false self as seen through the eyes of an actor whose very vocation called him to become someone other than himself. It depicts his unexpected and life-changing encounter with the […]
An evening of reflection and prayer for the environment. Why Now? September 1 to October 4 is the Season of Creation, a time when 2.2 billion Christians are invited to pray and care for creation. The beginning and the end date of the Season of Creation are linked with the concern for creation in […]
“Journey to the True Self: Merton and Jung” Retreat Master: Br. Don Bisson, F.M.S. A Marist Brother based in Esopus, N.Y., he is a spiritual director and trainer and supervisor of spiritual directors. To see his repertoire, go to http://www.donbisson.com/audio-cd-catalogue/ Jazz keyboardist Deanna Witkowski and her jazz trio will provide music for the retreat Mass at […]
On the 50th anniversary of Merton’s accidental death in Thailand, a partial reconstruction of the 1968 funeral Mass at the Abbey of Gethsemani, including Cistercian chant, some medieval and some newly composed by Fr Chrysogonus Waddell, the organist at the Abbey. Celebrants: Rev. Daniel P. Horan, O.F.M., and Rev. Raymond M. Rafferty, Pastor Emeritus of […]
Kathleen Tarr on “Merton in Alaska” free for members and students, $20 for non-members