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Date(s) - 10/29/2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Vassar College Chapel

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Sunday, October 29, 2017
Panel discussion at 3:00 PM
Concert at 4:30 PM
500th Anniversary of the Reformation: Panel Discussion & Concert
Join panelists Bishop Robert Alan Rimbo, Bishop of the Metropolitan New York Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ (Sisters of St. Joseph), Distinguished Professor of Theology at Fordham University, with Rev. Samuel Speers, Vassar’s Director of Religious & Spiritual Life, moderating a discussion on the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. The Concert performance will include J.S. Bach’s Reformation Cantata Ein feste Burg, and “Reconciliation Cantata” a commissioned work by James Fitzwilliam. Sponsored by the Vassar College Music Department, the Office of Religious & Spiritual Life, Bruderhof CommunitiesSt. John’s Evangelical Church, Central Hudson Valley Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, and Cappella FestivaVassar Chapel, 124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY. Open to the community free of charge. Info: 845-437-5550.