School of Theology Alumni Retreat

Rivendell Spiritual Center


Tuesday, April 19


    1–3 p.m. Check in, say hello, and enjoy snacks!

Rivendell Manor


    4 p.m. Evensong

All Saints’ Chapel


    4:45 p.m. Cocktail reception with T’22 students, spouses, and faculty

Convocation Hall


    6 p.m. T’22 Senior Dinner

Convocation Hall


Wednesday, April 20


    7 a.m. Continental breakfast

Rivendell Manor


    8:05 a.m. Morning Prayer

Chapel of the Apostles


    8:45–10:45 a.m. Drop-in/open office hours with faculty

Hamilton Hall


During this time, please help yourself to coffee and breakfast snacks in Hamilton Hall Room 230.


Participating faculty:

      Rev. Julia Gatta, Bishop Frank A. Juhan Professor of Pastoral Theology (Room 225)

      Rev. Dr. Rob MacSwain, Associate Professor of Theology (Room 231)

      Rev. Dr. David Stark, Assistant Professor of Homiletics (9:00–10:30 only, Room 215)

      Dr. Romulus Stefanut, Director of the School of Theology Library, Assistant Professor of Theological Bibliography (Room 101)

      The Rt. Rev. James Tengatenga, Distinguished Professor of Global Anglicanism (Room 233)


    11 a.m. Principal Eucharist

Chapel of the Apostles


    Noon Community Lunch

Cravens Hall


    1–3 p.m. Spring Meeting of the School of Theology Alumni Council

Hamilton Hall Room 223


If you are not attending this meeting, the afternoon is free for you to relax and explore!


    4:30 p.m. Hike led by Audrey Jordan, T’24

Departs from Hamilton Hall lobby


    Free time for dinner (on your own), rest, and reflection


Thursday, April 21


If you have signed up for spiritual direction today, check your folder for details. All spiritual direction sessions will be held at Rivendell.


    8 a.m. Morning Prayer led by the Rev. Giulianna Gray

Rivendell Manor


    8:45 a.m. Yoga for all skill levels led by Casey Perkins-Lawrence, T’22

Rivendell Manor, 3rd Floor Studio


    10 a.m. Centering Prayer led by the Rev. Tom Ward

            Rivendell Manor, Gathering Room


    Noon Lunch

Rivendell Manor


    2 p.m. Labyrinth meditation led by Casey Perkins-Lawrence, T’22

Rivendell Manor, Gathering Room


    5 p.m. Evening Prayer led by the Rev. Giulianna Gray

Rivendell Manor


    5:30 p.m. Gather for wine and cheese!

Rivendell Manor, Gathering Room


    7 p.m. Family-Style Dinner

Rivendell Manor, Dining Room


Friday, April 22


    7 a.m. Breakfast to-go

Rivendell Manor


    8:30 a.m. Morning Prayer led by the Rev. Giulianna Gray

Rivendell Manor


Immediately after Morning Prayer, Giulianna invites you to join her in an optional discussion of the School of Theology’s evolving continuing education program. She would love to hear your ideas for developing new continuing education content!


    Depart by noon