Events

Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Union Theological Seminary
From the Charlottesville rally to the Tree of Life synagogue shooting, to the recent mass shootings in New Zealand and El Paso, to the escalating racist rhetoric of public figures, White Nationalism is on the
Nov 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Union Theological Seminary
The New Bodhisattva Path The most important contribution of Buddhism to our situation today is the bodhisattva path, understood in a new way that combines the traditional concern for personal transformation with a commitment to
Nov 24 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Manchester Hyatt
Please join us for a joint Union Theological Seminary and Episcopal Divinity School alumni/ae reception during the American Academy of Religion (AAR) and Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) Annual Meeting in San Diego, California. On
Dec 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Union Theological Seminary
“If a bodhisattva realizes the ultimate selflessness of all beings, how do they generate the great love and compassion towards them?”  –Vimalakirti Sutra. Misunderstanding the teachings and truth of emptiness can lead to apathy, despair
Jan 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Union Theological Seminary
The Thích Nhất Hạnh Program for Engaged Buddhism invites you to join us for our monthly Dharma Talk Series: Emptiness and Social Action. Over the course of nine months, a wide array of Buddhist teachers
Jan 31 – Feb 1 all-day Union Theological Seminary
Date: Friday, January 31, 1:00 – 6:00 pm; Saturday, February 1, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Instructor: Donna Schaper RSVP: https://myunion.utsnyc.edu/bricks-and-mortals-removethepews This course teaches queer and non-binary theology of sacred sites.  It will show what
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Union Theological Seminary
The Thích Nhất Hạnh Program for Engaged Buddhism invites you to join us for our monthly Dharma Talk Series: Emptiness and Social Action. Over the course of nine months, a wide array of Buddhist teachers
Feb 7 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Union Theological Seminary
Please join us for A Fresh Word–Noche: Metaphors ​​for ​Preaching from the Darkness on Friday, February 7, 2020, from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Speakers to include Cláudio Carvalhaes ’07, Associate Professor of Worship, Esther J.
Mar 5 – Mar 7 all-day Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead
The Power Of Our Voices: For Such A Time As This Conference, hosted by the RISE Together Mentorship Network, is a three-day mentorship and leadership development opportunity for women of color ministry leaders.  RISE national
Mar 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Union Theological Seminary
Can the Theravadan understanding of anatta or “not self” be the implicit recognition of our interdependence that impels compassionate active response to both individual and collective suffering?  Can we explore the realization of emptiness as
Mar 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Atlanta Home of Martin Lehfeldt ‘65
Martin Lehfeldt ’65 and Emily Odom ‘90 invite you to: Dinner with Greater Atlanta Union and EDS Alums and Friends Please join us for a time of food and fellowship, where we will meet new friends, renew
Apr 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Union Theological Seminaery
In the Mahayana traditions of Buddhism, practitioners are encouraged to awaken for the benefit of all.  This sacred teaching of Bodhichitta, or the wish to be enlightened for the well-being of others, is a powerful
May 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Union Theological Seminary
Buddhas are exalted by the power of enthusiasm. The Enlightened One has realized the power of enthusiasm. When the Compassionate One enters the villages and towns, there the power of enthusiasm is proclaimed.​ The Thích

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