RSVP for Sacred Spaces II

A seminar on “What Makes Space Sacred?” for clergy, professionals, students and all those interested in the design of sacred art and architecture.

Wednesday, February 20, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

First Church of the Nazarene of Pasadena

3700 E. Sierra Madre Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91107

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PRESENTATION by Jeff Greene, President and Executive Project Director at Evergreene Architectural Arts in New York. Jeff Greene has led large-scale interior conservation, restoration, and new design work for public and sacred spaces in every historic architectural style from coast to coast, including the U.S. Capitol, Metropolitan Opera House, Cathedral of Christ the Light, Eldridge Street Synagogue, and the New York Public Library.

DIALOGUE on the history and theology of sacred spaces with William Dyrness, Ph.D., Professor of Theology and Culture at Fuller Theological Seminary and Joshua Holo, Ph.D., Dean of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.

COMMENTARY by Richard Mouw, Ph.D., President of Fuller Theological Seminary, and Jonathan Freund, Interim Executive Director of the Board of Rabbis of Southern California.

Free parking is available in the church parking lot. A kosher luncheon will also be provided as well as opportunities for questions and comments.

Clergy are warmly invited to the upcoming event, as well as professionals, students, artists and all those interested in sacred art and architecture. The second in a two-part discussion on the use and meaning of sacred space in the context of churches and synagogues, this interreligious dialogue is the latest in a series co-sponsored by Fuller Theological Seminary and the Board of Rabbis of Southern California.

Please note that attendance is limited, and an RSVP is required by February 12.  RSVP below or to Gloria Juarez at BoRadmin@jewishla.org or 323-761-8600.  You may also contact Mara Title at maratitle@fuller.edu or 626-584-5319, or Fred Messick at fmessick@fuller.edu or 626-584-5367. We hope to see you there!