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Religion Notebook: PLU professor to lead workshop at St. John’s

Thu., April 19, 2012

The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 127 E. 12th Ave., Spiritus and the Episcopal Diocese will present Samuel Torvend Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Torvend, religion professor at Pacific Lutheran University, will lead a workshop designed for ecumenical participation, “Splendor in Ordinary Lives: the Gospel of St. John for Unsettling Times.”

The workshop and lunch is $35 for adults and $20 for students.

Information: Carolyn Terry, (509) 230-4986 or visit

Celtic celebration

St. David’s Episcopal Church, 7315 N. Wall St., will present a Celtic celebration for the Easter season today at 7 p.m.

The theme of the service is “Practicing Resurrection” and will include communion, Celtic prayers and music from Janet and Brett Dodd.

A potluck snack reception will follow the service.

Information: (509) 466-3100;

Singles group

Christian Singles Fellowship will present its monthly meeting Saturday at 7 p.m. in the fellowship hall of North Addison Baptist Church, 6120 N. Addison St.

This month’s speaker is Earl Dannen who will discuss, “Christ: Our Model for Friendship.”

Information: (509) 927-0304;

Lisa Leinberger can be reached at, (509) 459-5449.

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