Entries tagged with ‘Chaplains’ Office’

Konkol Elected to ACURA Executive Committee

Rev. Dr. Brian E. Konkol was elected to the Executive Committee of the Association of College and University Religious Affairs (ACURA) at a recent national gathering that was held in Washington DC.

Minnesota Artist Designs New Paraments for Christ Chapel

Christ Chapel received new paraments for the first time in more than forty years to highlight the natural beauty of Gustavus Adolphus College. The paraments are large, gold pieces of cloth with metallic painted liturgical designs created by Minnesota artist Chillon Leach.

Shine: Siri Erickson

CORE VALUE: FAITH. At Gustavus, questions of faith permeate in traditional Lutheran practices, like Daily Sabbath and sacred music. They are present in nontraditional ways too, like the planned Multifaith Center in the renovated Anderson Hall. It will have flex space for students to pray and engage in a variety of contemplative practices from their […]

Gustavus Academy for Faith, Science, and Ethics Encourages High School Students to Reflect on Religion’s Role in Today’s World

Gustavus Adolphus College’s first-ever Academy for Faith, Science, and Ethics will take place June 24-30 on the College’s Saint Peter, Minn. campus. The Gustavus Academy will allow high school youth to explore ethical issues, reflect on their sense of calling, and introduce them to creative alliances between scientists and religious leaders who are addressing a […]

Reflecting on the 43rd Christmas in Christ Chapel

Gustavus celebrated its 43rd Christmas in Christ Chapel worship services Dec. 4-6. Members of the community took a few minutes to reflect on the experience of "Shalom, Salaam Bethlehem."

Zimmerman to Deliver Transfiguration Talks

The Rev. Dr. Ted Zimmerman '69 will be at Gustavus Adolphus College for a weeklong residency to deliver a series of "Transfiguration Talks" at daily and Sunday chapel services from Thursday, Feb. 19 to Tuesday, Feb. 24.

College Receives Grant from Knutson Endowment Fund

The Chaplains' Office at Gustavus Adolphus College has received a $4,000 grant from the Philip N. Knutson Endowment in Lutheran Campus Ministry to support social justice initiatives.