This Week at Baylor-Sept. 3-Sept. 9, 2017

  • Amena
    Amena Brown, author of "Breaking Old Rhythms: Answering the Call of a Creative God"
  • This week's featured film for Movie Mondays at the Hippodrome: "Man In Red Bandana"
  • President of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention: Russell Moore, Ph.D.
Sept. 1, 2017

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WACO, Texas (Sept. 1, 2017) - This week, Baylor will host several notable speakers, events and concerts.

MONDAY, Sept. 4

Chapel Highlights-Amena Brown, author of “Breaking Old Rhythms: Answering the Call of a Creative God,” will speak in chapel at 9:05, 10:10 and 11:15 a.m. For more information, visit the chapel website.

Movie Mondays- The Waco Hippodrome will screen "Man In Red Bandana," a documentary film about the inspirational story of Welles Remy Crowther who died saving people from the Sept. 11 attacks. Free tickets can be picked up at the Bill Daniel Student Center ticket office or online.

TUESDAY, Sept. 5

ISR Lecture- Baylor’s Institute for Studies of Religion will host a lecture featuring Russell Moore, Ph.D., from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in Waco Hall. Moore’s lecture - “Is There a Future for Evangelical Cultural Engagement?” - will examine the adjustments Christians must make in the midst of a world that is undergoing many political changes. For more information visit the Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion website.


Jazz Ensemble Swing Concert-Baylor Jazz Ensemble will perform in Jones Hall of McCrary Music Building at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available for $5 at the Baylor University Box Office in the Bill Daniel Student Center or online.

Thomistic Institute and Honors College present Fr. Thomas Joseph White, O.P.- Fr. Thomas Joseph White, O.P., will host a lecture entitled, "The Rational Mystery: The Promise of Catholicism in the 21st Century" from 4-6 p.m. in Alexander Hall Reading Room of the Honors Residential College. For more information visit the Honors College website.

by Joy Moton , student newswriter, (254) 710-6805


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