The center sponsors interfaith conversations, often focused on books or films, among groups of students, faculty, and people from the wider community. While fostering interfaith friendships, these conversations also promote understanding of the religions represented by group members.
Monday, December 9, 6:00 p.m.
Monday, January 13, 6:00 p.m.
Monday, February 10, 6:00 p.m.
Monday, March 10, 6:00 p.m.
This is a discussion group for those interested in exploring hospice and palliative care from the perspectives of the various religious traditions of the world. The group will discuss selections from the recently published book Religious Understandings of a Good Death in Hospice and Palliative Care edited by Harold Coward and Kelli I. Stajduhar, 2012 recipient of the American Journal of Nursing's Book of the Year award in the hospice and palliative care category.
This group is open to all. There is no fee to join this group. Each participant will receive a free copy of the book. A light meal will be served at each gathering.
Barbara Marincel currently serves as an intern-scholar with the Jay Phillips Center. She is a graduate student in theology at St. Catherine University and has a special interest in both interfaith dialogue and hospice ministry.
Sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith learning in collaboration with the Master of Arts in Theology program at St. Catherine University