We love and grieve…

The Marylhurst Community along with the Creative Source of All that Is weeps with sadness and grief in the wake of the horrific events that occurred in the night of June 12th in Orlando. While our prayers are with all the loved ones of the deceased, we also extend prayer and comforting hands to all our friends, families and neighbors reeling from this [...]

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Happy Easter

I've been reading a lot about the importance of narrative and how narrative shapes our identity as individuals and as cultures.  Narratives may be based on real events or [...]

My Church~ on the Eve of St. Patrick’s Day

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My Church~ On the Eve of St. Patrick’s Day Photo credit: Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters New York Times The question is asked in so many of the quarters of my life.  [...]

What’s in a Name

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On Wednesday, we learned that we have a new pope, Francis. The media discussed a bit about the significance of the name Francis, but I think it needs more unpacking. So, with [...]

Blessing for Our Work

Creator of the universe, of all that is beautiful and good, help each of us to create deep within our being an inner space, a place: Where the work we do will not overshadow [...]

MacDonald Center

As you can see from our home page we’ve spent the last few weeks sharing our abundance with those in need. Currently we are talking to the MacDonald Center about how best [...]

We’ve been busy these past weeks

Many thanks need to go out to our university community. Since mid-January we have collected dozens of gloves which were donated to a local shelter to assist those who [...]

Canine Companion Assisted Ministers

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Canine Companion MinistryGreetings, I am delighted to invite you -with your Religious Studies Mentor Team - to a free ministry workshop focusing on Canine Companion Assisted [...]

New Year New Look

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Dear Seekers, New Year blessings are offered for 2013,  a year of peace, health, prosperity and justice for all. You will notice that the Religious Studies Department Blog [...]

Come and See~ Christmas Blessings

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May the joy of Christmas surround, inspire and empower us all to heal the [...]

Mississippi pictures and information

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We are very excited to announce our first Marylhurst University Mission trip!  We will be taking a small group of students, staff, faculty, alumns, and friends of the [...]