News and Events

Mon, 12/21/2015

We will not hold services during the MIT winter break. The Lutheran Episcopal Ministry's weekly service will return on Wednesday, January 6 for the Feast of the Epiphany. Song + Stillness: Taize at MIT returns Sunday night, January 10. A blessed Christmas to you all!

Thu, 09/03/2015

Ecumenical Contemplative Evening Prayer

Sunday evenings at 8 beginning September 20, 2015 in the MIT Chapel 

Catch your breath and calm your spirit at this simple evening prayer service. Using the music of the Taizé community in France, this 35-minute service includes short...

Tue, 08/18/2015

Give yourself an end-of-summer treat with Songs of Our Forebears, a concert of American sacred songs with The Polyphony Project on Wednesday, August 26 at 7:00 pm in the MIT Chapel.

Religious music has long shaped the soundscape of our country, from the singing schools...

Tue, 06/02/2015

Please join LEM in body and/or spirit (whichever parts of yourself are available) tomorrow (Wednesday June 3rd) at 5:15 in the MIT Chapel, where we will bless our graduates and give thanks for Isaac Everett's presence among us this year. We'll continue the celebrating/weeping next door in W11...

Mon, 05/25/2015

We will  celebrate a service of Word and Eucharist on Wednesday at 5:15 in the Chapel. If I remember correctly, Dr. Lucas Mix will deliver the homily. If we follow our modified liturgical calendar, it will be Trinity Wednesday. I recently heard that every explanation of the Trinity is at least a...

Mon, 05/18/2015

As part of my farewell tour at LEM, I have agreed to preach this Wednesday. It will be an odd experience at this point speaking without slides and also not talking about my thesis. This Wednesday will also be our celebration of Pentecost. I have not ruled out repeating one paragraph in several...

Tue, 05/12/2015

Slowly but surely we are approaching the end of another semester here at the Institute. Signs of spring and warmer weather are all around us: Trees have sprouted leaves and construction workers are repairing all of the damage to roads from this winter’s record-breaking snowfall. We are also...

Mon, 05/04/2015

I hope that everyone was able to enjoy the Labyrinth on Friday, either the physical one by the Kresge BBQ pits or the movie with David Bowie. (Thanks, Annie, for making the latter happen!) I’m sure that you found either one of those an exciting and fulfilling experience.

We will be having...

Tue, 04/28/2015

We’re approaching that last big hill in the semester where major projects and final p-sets are coming. If it feels like your life is a little chaotic as the semester winds down, join us for a peaceful worship service at 5:15 in the Chapel or for dinner around 6:30 in W11. You need to eat, right...

Mon, 04/20/2015

Thanks to everyone who came to the LEM table at the CPW midway and made it such a fun experience. (Ka-pow!) Personally, I had a lot of fun dancing to the Korean music coming from the table next to us. I also learned that you always make the state of Michigan with your right hand (No. Your ...