Students to Lead Multifaith Chapel Hour
November 9, 2007
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. - Illinois Wesleyan University will present its weekly Chapel Hour
on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 11:00 a.m. in the Evelyn Chapel (1301 N. Park St., Bloomington).
The service is free and open to the public.
Sophomore political science major Julie Regenbogen, a member of Hillel, the national
association for Jewish college students, will read a passage from the Talmud, a record
of rabbinic discussions pertaining to Jewish law, ethics, customs, and history. The
passage will relate to gratitude and thanksgiving in Judaism and Regenbogen will explain
how the message applies to everyday life.
Members of the Catholic-Newman Organization, a community Catholic worship group centered
in the St. Robert Bellarmine Newman Center in Normal, will discuss Thanksgiving in
relation to Catholicism. Senior religion major Abby Mohaupt will read a prayer of
thanksgiving from St. Francis of Assisi.
Other IWU religious organizations will also make presentations at the service.
For additional information, please contact the Chaplain's office at (309) 556-3005.
Contact: Heather Lindquist, (309) 556-3181