February 2017

February 2, 2017
KATEKESIS Dinner/Discussion: After the Election 6:00pm

Life after the Election:  Our Thursday night Katekesis Dinner/Discussion for students will focus on how Christians are responding to the first days of a new presidency.  How does the Bible, from a world of kings and emperors, relate to democracy?  How have Christians interpreted citizenship and activism?  Thursday night at 6 p.m. in the Chaplain’s Office in Bingham Hall, Entry D.

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Chaplain's Office See map
Bingham Hall, Entry D, Old Campus
New Haven, CT 06511
February 3, 2017
Rev. William Barber lecture 7:30pm

Pastor Candice Provey is organizing a group from UCY and BCAY to attend Friday night’s lecture by Rev. William Barber, leader of the Moral Monday movement in North Carolina and President of the North Carolina NAACP.  The talk is at 7:30 p.m. and we’re hoping to organize transportation and a dinner beforehand.  Contact Candice at <candice.provey@yale.edu>.

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Marquand Chapel, Yale Divinity School See map
409 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
February 5, 2017
Worship for February 5 10:30am

Worship for the 4th Sunday after Epiphany focuses on themes of the people of God as “salt of the earth” and “light of the world”, based on our 2nd Sunday reading Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount.  Pastor Candice Provey will preach and we will celebrate Holy Communion together.  The University Church Choir will sing.

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Battell Chapel See map
Corner of College and Elm Sts.
New Haven, CT 06511
February 11, 2017
UCY Cooks at Columbus House 4:00pm

Once a month, Dianne Davis leads a group to prepare dinner at Columbus House for homeless residents there.  Prep and serving is from roughly 4-6 p.m. and transportation from campus is available.  Contact Dianne Davis at <davisdiannes1@gmail.com>.

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Columbus House See map
586 Ella Grasso
New Haven, CT 06519
February 12, 2017
Worship for February 12 10:30am

Emilie Casey, UCY Liturgical Coordinator, and STM student at Yale Divinity School will preach as we come to the third of four Sundays focused on the Sermon on the Mount in Matthew’s Gospel. 

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Battell Chapel See map
Corner of College and Elm Sts.
New Haven, CT 06511
February 16, 2017
Study Group: "The Death of Race" 12:30pm

This student study group brings together members of UCY, BCAY and Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship in a four-week book discussion on Brian Bantum’s “The Death of Race”.   Thursdays 12:30-1:30 p.m., starting this week, February 16

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Chaplain's Office See map
Bingham Hall, Entry D, Old Campus
New Haven, CT 06511
KATEKESIS Dinner/Discussion: Immigration 6:00pm

Students are invited to a dinner/discussion in our weekly series “The Questions You’re Not Supposed to Ask.” at 6 p.m. in the Chaplain’s Office suite in Bingham Hall.  This week’s discussion is on what the Bible says about immigration.

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Chaplain's Office See map
Bingham Hall, Entry D, Old Campus
New Haven, CT 06511
February 19, 2017
Worship for February 19 10:30am

We welcome Almeda Wright, Professor of Christian Education at Yale Divinity School as our guest preacher, whose message on Mark 5:25-34 will be “Finding Hope in the Midst of Despair.”  We will celebrate Holy Communion and the choir will sing Palestrina’s “Tu es Petrus.”

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Battell Chapel See map
Corner of College and Elm Sts.
New Haven, CT 06517
Jacob Swindell's Choral Conducting Recital 7:00pm

Our own Co-Choir Director Jacob Swindells will have his conducting degree recital on Sunday, Feb. 19th at 7 pm in Marquand Chapel at the Yale Divinity School.  He will be conducting music of Schütz and Wagner.

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Marquand Chapel, Yale Divinity School See map
409 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
February 26, 2017
Worship for February 26 10:30am

Pastor Ian Oliver will preach for Transfiguration Sunday, the last Sunday before the beginning of Lent.  The text is Matthew 17:1-9.  Hannah Carr will conduct the University Church Choir in Morton Lauridsen’s O Nata Lux.

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Battell Chapel See map
Corner of College and Elm Sts.
New Haven, CT 06511