Remembering Hiroshima & Nagasaki: Building Toward Nuclear Justice

Japanese American Historical Plaza NW Naito Parkway and Couch Street, Portland, Oregon

Join Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) and community partners (including EMO) for the annual Portland-area memorial to the victims of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This year, the event will return to an in-person event after virtual events for the past few years as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and will … Continue reading Remembering Hiroshima & Nagasaki: Building Toward Nuclear Justice

Faith and Democracy in Crisis: Resisting Authoritarianism, Protecting Human Dignity

Spirit of Grace

This class is being hosted by SpiritofGracePDX.org for the larger ecumenical community. All who desire to examine Christian theology and explore ways to live out that faith within the public arena are welcome. Primary presenters will be Rev. Dr. Brian Brandt and Rev. Dr. Janet Parker. Guest presenter Dr. Anna Floerke Scheid of Duquesne University will … Continue reading Faith and Democracy in Crisis: Resisting Authoritarianism, Protecting Human Dignity

How To Read The Bible In The (Post) Corona Era

Buckley Center Auditorium 5000 N Willamette Blvd., Portland, Oregon

The University of Portland invites all to what promises to be a riveting lecture by international scholar Dr. Susanne Scholz! She will present on “How to Read the Bible in the (Post) Corona Era.” Dr. Scholz’s lecture is not just about the Bible. It is about how we think, and how we think through the … Continue reading How To Read The Bible In The (Post) Corona Era

Building Bridges

Lake Oswego Stake Center 14903 Westlake Dr., Lake Oswego, Oregon

The Role Religion and Religious Freedom Play in Building Harmony in Our Communities The keynote speaker and distinguished panel members will give insights from their experiences in building bridges within their communities, especially with those whose beliefs are different. All human beings deserve to be treated with respect, love, and dignity. The fireside will explore … Continue reading Building Bridges

PassinArt Presents Black Nativity by Langston Hughes

Brunish Theatre 1111 SW Broadway Ave., 4th Floor, Portland, Oregon

The holiday classic Black Nativity by poet and playwright Langston Hughes returns to the Portland stage presented by PassinArt: A Theatre Company. This soul-stirring gospel song play features traditional Christmas carols sung in gospel style, with brand-new songs for the show, dance performances, and storytelling. Black Nativity premiered Off-Broadway on December 11, 1967. It was … Continue reading PassinArt Presents Black Nativity by Langston Hughes

$30

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