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Every Sunday at 10 am

Each Sunday at 10:00 am, we explore important issues at the intersection of faith and the modern world.

 This Sunday at The Forum

Sunday, January 23, 2022, 10 am, in the Great Hall

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The Forum: Sunday, January 23, 2022

Two Friends, Two Prophets: Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel and Martin Luther King, Jr.

We continue our look at The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s interfaith partnerships with Susannah Heschel, the Eli M. Black Distinguished Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College, who reflects on the friendship shared by King and her father, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel. To read an article by Professor Heschel about the friendship, click hereThis session of The Forum will be held virtually, with in-person viewing available in the Great Hall.

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The Forum: Sunday, January 16, 2022

Brothers in Beloved Community: The Friendship of Thich Nhat Hanh and Martin Luther King Jr.

As we celebrate The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday, the Right Reverend Marc Andrus, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of California, offers an inside look at King's friendship with the Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh. Bishop Andrus' released a book on the subject in late 2021. View the book here: Brothers in Beloved Community: The Friendship of Thich Nhat Hanh and Martin Luther King Jr. Bishop Andrus has extended a 30% discount on the purchase of his book through the publisher, using the code Marc30. The offer is good through January 23. To place an order, visit the publisher's website here.  

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Upcoming at The Forum

Sunday, January 23, 2022
Two Friends, Two Prophets: Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel and Martin Luther King, Jr.
We continue our look at The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s interfaith partnerships with Susannah Heschel, the Eli M. Black Distinguished Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College, who reflects on the friendship shared by King and her father, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel. To read an article by Professor Heschel about the friendship, click hereThis session of The Forum will be held virtually, with in-person viewing available in the Great Hall.

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Sunday, January 30, 2022
Marking Two Years of Responding to COVID-19
Dr. Rob Radtke, president of Episcopal Relief and Development and a St. Bart's parishioner, reflects on two years of responding to an historic pandemic.
 

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Sunday, February 6, 2022
Absalom Jones, America’s First Black Priest: What does it mean to tell his story?

The Reverend Mark Bozzuti-Jones, Director of Spiritual Formation at Trinity Retreat Center in West Cornwall, Connecticut and a former member of the clergy staff at St. Bart’s, returns to reflect on the life and leadership of The Reverend Absalom Jones, who in 1802 became the first Black person to be ordained as a priest in the Episcopal Church. Bozzuti-Jones’ new book on Absalom Jones was released in late 2021. 


Watch or listen to The Forum from previous weeks below.

St. Bart's in Transition
03.15.15 | Articles | The Forum

The Vanderbilt Doors: Join Matthew Moretz as he finishes his visual presentation on the great (yet hidden) bronze doors of the Vanderbilt portal. Explore the beauty and meaning of these more than a century-old masterpieces.Click the round...

Catherine Hoke
03.08.15 | Articles | The Forum

Catherine Hoke, Founder of Defy Ventures, will be Buddy’s guest. Through her Entrepreneurs in-Training program she has provided executive mentoring, financial investment and startup incubation for people with criminal pasts. Catherine was...

The One and Only Bruce Forbes
02.22.15 | Articles | The Forum

The one and only Bruce Forbes will be Buddy’s guest. Bruce reflects on his 50+ years at St. Bart’s and may be coaxed to tell a few tales.Click the round “Play” button to listen to an online recording of the Forum. Or click...

The Vanderbilt Doors, continued
02.15.15 | Articles | The Forum

Matthew Moretz finishes his visual presentation on the great (yet hidden) bronze doors of the Vanderbilt portal. Listen in to explore the beauty and meaning of these more than a century-old masterpiecesClick the round “Play” button to...

St. Bart's at the Oscars: The Sequel
02.08.15 | Articles | The Forum

Buddy and Matthew hosted a lively discussion about nominees for Best Picture: “Birdman” (set in our neighborhood!) and “American Sniper.” Click the round “Play” button to listen to an online recording of the...

The Annual Parish Meeting: 2015
02.01.15 | Articles | The Forum

Parish Annual Meeting The meeting was held in the nave of the Church at 10 am on Sunday, February 1, 2015.Click the round “Play” button to listen to an online recording of the meeting. Or click the downward facing arrow to...

Matthew Moretz: The Vanderbilt Doors
01.18.15 | Articles | The Forum

The Vanderbilt Doors: Matthew Moretz gives a visual presentation on the great (yet hidden) bronze doors of the Vanderbilt portal. Explore the beauty and meaning of these more than a century-old masterpieces.

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