Spiritual Life Services
The Center for Spiritual Life provides opportunities for students to get involved in the following areas:
Mission/Outreach: Through community, national and world wide service to others in need students can get involved in on-going mission programs that either they or the Center initiate. Look for updates posted outside the Center.
Speakers/Discussions: The Center hosts (and/or co-hosts along with other campus groups) an ongoing speaker/discussion series focusing on topics that explore diversity, ethics and elements of spirituality and religious life. Spiritual Practice:
The Center will offer opportunities to be involved in events that are both religious and spiritual.
- Specific and interfaith
- On and off-campus worship
- Sacred text discussions
- Labyrinth walks
- Retreats and gatherings.
Events will be both student and staff led. All are welcome to attend regardless of one’s own beliefs or affiliations.
Pastoral/Confidentiality: Rev. Thomas Sullivan, the Director of the Center, is available to meet with students/staff and faculty regarding moral/ethical/religious and spiritual concerns they may encounter or wish to share. All discussions with community members/students are kept in the strictest confidence. Please feel free to ask about the nature of confidentiality as it applies to the Center.
Hospitality/Social: Social events will be scheduled throughout the year; please check the campus calendar on my.lasell. Students wishing to organize a club related to spiritual or religious life should contact Rev. Sullivan. All are welcome to drop by the Center where there will always be a cup of tea/coffee, a snack and a welcome waiting.
Lending Library: The Center is in the process of developing a lending library. If students are looking for a particular book or sacred text, please feel free to stop by and check out a book.