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Humanists Honor Star Wars Actress Carrie Fisher

Storm Troopers, Wookies, and Star Wars fans gathered to watch actress Carrie Fisher receive the Humanist Hub's Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award in Cultural Humanism on Monday.

Hey Professor: Kimberley Patton
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Hey Professor: Kimberley Patton

Kimberley Patton '80, Professor of the Comparative and Historical Study of Religion at the Harvard Divinity School, discusses the role of dreams in earlier, religious cultures.

Hey Professor: Kimberley Patton
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Hey Professor: Kimberley Patton

Kimberley Patton '80 and writer Michael Lauricella discuss the role of dreams in earlier, religious cultures.

Hey Professor: Kimberley Patton
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Hey Professor: Kimberley Patton

Kimberley Patton '80, Professor of the Comparative and Historical Study of Religion at the Harvard Divinity School.

First Parish
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Church Stroll

Crimson photographer Cynthia Guo takes a stroll through churches in Cambridge.

hcfa-ephesians-spread
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Take Me To Church

Everyone acknowledges that the College is a difficult and a challenging place to navigate; HCFA can offer students a helping hand for that journey, albeit one deeply tinged with Christian belief.

Harvard-Epworth United Methodist Church
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Three Friends
Central Administration

With Portrait Unveiling, Gomes Makes Harvard History

​As a professor and chaplain on Harvard’s campus for more than three decades, Reverend Peter J. Gomes was beloved as a thunderous Baptist preacher and staunch advocate for gay rights.

Memorial Church's Easter Celebration
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Photos of the Weekend 3.26.16

Memorial Church's Easter Celebration
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Memorial Church's Easter Celebration

Josh Bean ‘16 and other students perform the Alleluia Choruses during the Easter Service in Memorial Church Sunday morning. Viewing over his shoulder, seen are attendees including Dr. Cornel West, Professor of Philosophy and Christian Practice at Union Theological Seminary and Professor Emeritus at Princeton University, and Dr. S. Allen Counter, Director of the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School.

Easter Service at Memorial Church
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Easter Service at Memorial Church

Professor Jonathan Walton delivers instructions on the taking of communion for attendees at the Easter service Sunday morning, as volunteers prepare to distribute wine and bread while attendees look on.

Attendees at Memorial Church Easter Service
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Attendees at Memorial Church Easter Service

Attendees of the Easter Service in Memorial Church Sunday morning are seen watching on as Professor Jonathan Walton delivers the sermon. Worshippers present included Dr. Cornel West, Professor of Philosophy and Christian Practice at Union Theological Seminary and Professor Emeritus at Princeton University, who is seen seated in the first pew, and Dr. S. Allen Counter, Director of the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, who is in the second.

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Pope Speaks at Harvard WorldMUN in Rome

​In a speech at the 2016 Harvard World Model United Nations in Rome last Thursday, Pope Francis urged international unity as a remedy for the ills of the modern world.

Learning from Failure
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Learning from Failure

John S. Acton ’17 speaks at the HCFA “You Are More” open mic in Cabot Cafe Wednesday about a time he failed to bring his Bible trivia team to victory. Acton and other HCFA members gathered to share stories of personal failures and how they learned from them.

Eliot House All-Gender Bathroom Defaced
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Photos of the Day 03.02.16