Thursday, February 07, 2008

Lenten Series: Finding Faith in the Movies

Lenten Series – Thursdays from February 7th through March 13th in the Charney Room at 7 p.m.

“Finding Faith at the Movies (and Television) We will gather in the Charney Room for Hot Chocolate and Lenten Popcorn (whatever that might be…) and see clips from recent movies to find how we both explore and deepen our faith through the goldmine of stories and images we get in the movies. (Each session stands alone…you can come to one or come to all of them!)

Last week we did “Contact” with Jodie Foster. –Truth, Science & Faith

Feburary 14: Heaven’s Above! (Peter Sellers, Brock Peters and Cecil Parker) –Integrity

February 21: Hotel Rwanda (Don Cheadle, Sopie Okonedo, Nick Nolte) – Faithfulness, Sacrifice

February 28: Groundhog Day (Bill Murray, Andie McDowell) - Redemption

March 6: Schindlers List (Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes) – Empathy & Justice

March 13: The Simpsons: “LikeFather, Like Clown” (Jackie Mason) -Forgiveness

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