Stanley L. Olsen
Stanley L. Olsen

Augustana College
Sioux Falls, SD

Stanley L. Olsen
Chair of Moral Values

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2004-2005 activities


Patrick Henry, Ph.D.
14 October 2004
10:00-10:50 a.m.
3-1 Room, Augustana Commons
Theme: Unity and Diversity

Retired Director of the Institute for Ecumenical and Cultural Research,
St. John's University, Collegeville, MN

Diversity, Normality, and Explanation:
Unity Without a Privileged Story?

Patrick Henry, The Ironic Christian's Companion: Finding the Marks of God's Grace in the World.
Star Tribune
interview with Patrick Henry, 1 May 1999.
Monastic Interreligious Dialogue: An Interview with Patrick Henry

Send e-mail to Patrick Henry

Daniel T. Spencer, Ph.D.
April 11-15, 2005

“The Body of Christ: Sexuality and Spirituality”
A series of worship events, forums, and discussions sponsored by
the Chapel of Reconciliation and the Stanley L. Olsen Chair of Moral Values

Daniel T. Spencer, Gay and Gaia: Ethics, Ecology, and the Erotic, Pilgrim Press, 1996.
Daniel T. Spencer et al., A Rainbow of Religious Studies, 1994
Daniel T. Spencer, Environmental Ethics Syllabus, 2000


Monday, April 11, 10:00, Chapel
“Knowing the Body: Spirituality and Sexuality.”
Pastor Paul Rohde will reflect on these basic affirmations in Genesis, “And Adam knew his wife. . . and the man and his wife were naked and they were not ashamed.” We not only hear but affirm that our created, sexual and spiritual, bodies are good.

Wednesday, April 13, 10:00, Chapel
“Giving the Body: Sacrament and Sexuality.”
Dr. Dan Spencer will reflect on Jesus’ sacramental gift, “This is My Body.”

Wednesday, April 13, 6:00-9:00 PM
Reflections on bioethics, embodiment, and spirituality
Religion 254
Humanities 231

Thursday, April 14, 10:00, 3 in 1 Room
Convocation, “Unity and Diversity Forum”
Dr. Daniel Spencer,
The Body in Pain: Sexuality, Spirituality, Ecology and the Church."

After each chapel and forum, opportunities will be provided to have conversation (and food!).

Please put these events on your calendar.

Dan Spencer
Dan Spencer

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