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Monthly Archive for November, 2008

Le Grande Thanksgiving

Dear Community! Have a happy day of thanks. In the event you have never seen Buchwald’s great column —1956—you may enjoy this…HW Le Grande Thanksgiving By Art Buchwald This confidential column was leaked to me by a high government official in the Plymouth colony on the condition that I not reveal his name. One of […]

The Sunday Word…November 23, 2008

The Word… November 23 Mass at 9 PM Confessions before… +++ Newman House, a program for Catholics, all kinds, and their friends. Contact hweidner@wesleyan.edu +++ FEAST OF CHRIST THE KING When everything is subjected to him, then the Son himself will also be subjected to the one who subjected everything to him, so that God […]

www.goarch.org/chapel/chapel/calendar is the Greek calendar including the fast days which started last Friday. This calendar is good for Byzantine and Orthodox in general and is very helpful in the holidays. Sorry, I forgot to send the link out as a friendly reminder. Fr. Hal

Jewish, Muslim links for news…

Knowing how Jewish and Muslim sources see the world is part of a chaplain’s job…so here are four I look at…If you have others, especially Middle Eastern or Asian, I would appreciate knowing. HW www.forward.com Jewish daily USA www.jpost.com Jewish daily in Israel www.haaretzdaily.com Jewish daily in Israel www.isna.net Muslim North American website

The Sunday Word…November 16, 2008

The Word… GOT TALENT? Sunday Mass November 16, 2008 9 PM Confessions before Mass in sacristy… *** “The master said, ‘Well done, my good and faithful servant. Since you were faithful in small matters, I will give you great responsibilities. Come, share your master’s joy.’” Matthew 25:19 +++ Someone who practices this Gospel… When religious […]

Dear Community, TODAY is November 13, the feast of the 4th century saint John Chrysostom…kris.sis..tum…who was the Patriarch of Constantinople when the Roman Empire kept going there in the East. Supposedly he was in the top ranks of Bishops but he ran afoul of another top ranking bishop and the empress. Anyway, he is the […]

Dear Community…I got a nice alum letter today wanting to make sure everyone feels at home regarding conservative/liberal split. In fact I had this attachment in rough draft so I tidied it up just a little (I cannot get all those links to turn blue but I am sure you can). Wesleyan has an excellent […]

Food Drive and Hospitality

Thanksgiving coming up…LET ME KNOW PLEASE if would like to celebrate with a friendly family. International and out of state folks …especially do not be shy! And here is this from the folks in the downstairs of 169 High St…great group… HW Dear Friends, Please help support local families by donating non-perishable food to our […]

This was one of a series of demonstration when clergy and nuns joined local communities and Protestant clergy in demonstrations in the 1960s. You will also find lots of pictures of Martin Luther King Jr and leaders wearing flower leis (garlands) sent from Hawaii. The University community was a pioneer in the civil rights movements […]

Congressman elect Tom Perriello link

You can get the link on the Slate article…fun, actually… www.slate.com/id/2204124/ also he is a co founder of the Catholic Alliance for the Common Good. A Yalie who used his law degree in Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Darfur. Great hope. The alliance website is www.catholicsinalliance.org/ Best to you! HW

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