Events

Greening Our Religions: Teachings from five faith traditions on the place of humans in nature

 

January 26 - February 23, 2015

 

Monday, January 26, 7:00 p.m.

Location: Ascension Lutheran Church, 95 Allen Road, S. Burlington, VT 05403

In this lecture, Professor Saleem Ali of UVM's Rubenstein School of the Environment and Natural Resources speaks on teachings from Islam about the place of humans in nature.


Monday, February 2, 7:00 p.m.

Location: Ascension Lutheran Church, 95 Allen Road, S. Burlington, VT 05403

In this lecture, Rev. Nancy Wright of the Ascension Lutheran Church speaks on teachings from Christianity.


Monday, February 9, 7:00 p.m.

Burlington Shambhala Center, 186 S. Winooski Ave (corner of King St.), Burlington, VT 05401

Professor Kenneth Mello of UVM's Religion Department speaks on Native American teachings.


Monday, February 16, 7:00 p.m
.

Burlington Shambhala Center, 186 S. Winooski Ave (corner of King St.), Burlington, VT 05401

Professor Rebecca Gould of Middlebury College's Religion Department speaks on teachings from Judaism.


Monday, February 23, 7:00 p.m.

Burlington Shambhala Center, 186 S. Winooski Ave (corner of King St.), Burlington, VT 05401

Professor Stephanie Kaza of UVM's Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources speaks on Buddhist teachings.

 

The series was originally hosted by Ascension Lutheran church in South Burlington and is now being co-sponsored as a DVD-series by the Burlington Shambhala Center, Ascension Lutheran Church, and Vermont Interfaith Power and Light. 

To help us plan, please register by Thursday, January 22.  The program is free of charge.  Donations are welcome. 

 

http://burlington.shambhala.org/program-details/?id=212405