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    • Start with two images, both from the Vietnam War, both famous. One is an Eddie Adams photo of a South Vietnamese police chief shooting a man in the head. The other is Malcolm Browne’s photo of a Buddhist monk...
    • What Improv taught us about the spiritual life while we were at the Young Adult Retreat "Isn't improv hard?" My wife asked me at breakfast, after I'd been waxing poetic about the 2015 Young Adult retreat, where my friends Barbara...
    • Sing to the Lord a new song!  Music has always been integral to the spiritual life, and to worship in particular.  In recent years, campus ministries have been at the forefront of experimenting with music, creating music, and leading...
    • Language can open the world to us. This is always true of descriptive language - by describing people and things we come to know them better. But it's also true of language that isn't trying to describe, but to...
    • As we enter Advent, I am reminded of Wheeling Jesuit University’s motto: Luceat Lux Vestra, or “Let your light shine” (cf. Matthew 5:16). In my youthful idealism I found inspiration in my alma mater’s motto and in those whose light...
    • by Katie Guy It has been a new experience to live with a group of people and to have the specific intentionality that we have living together.  At the beginning of our service year we came up with a Rule...
    • Art as a Spiritual Connection is offering an Advent Retreat using Soul Collage®! Begin the season of Light by setting your intentions and exploring contemporary insights into the Incarnation process, while still honoring traditional incarnation theology. We will utilize...
    • The night before, someone had asked me if I thought that life was primarily comedy or primarily tragedy. I said comedy, without really knowing why. Then, as sometimes happens in the most surprising way, I found myself sitting at...
    • Students from the Edge House were singing as we hiked into Conkle’s Hollow. Sandstone cliffs rose up on either side, striated by the lapping waves of an ocean that disappeared millennia ago. Thin trees clung to them, and when...
    • When Greg Hitzhusen was a student at Yale Divinity School, he and a few others started an Outing Club, which took students out onto the campus for weekly meditations, and also took a spring break hiking trip every year....