Theological seminar set"Theological Reflections on Current...

Religion notes

September 10, 1992

Theological seminar set

"Theological Reflections on Current Urban Issues" will be the subject of an Ecumenical Institute seminar at 4 p.m. Sept. 20 at St. Mary's Seminary and University, 5400 Roland Ave. Graduates of the institute working in inner-city churches, social services and law enforcement will lead the discussions, open to the public.

A reception at 5:30 and a dinner at 6:15 will follow. For information: 323-1463.

Yesterday, the Ecumenical Institute at St. Mary's began its 24th year of graduate theological education.

Jewish education

The Council for Initiatives in Jewish Education in New York has selected Baltimore as one of three cities where a pilot project will demonstrate that "Jewish education can be improved in local communities through the combination of leadership, program, financial resources and planning."

The other two cities that are part of what is called the Lead Communities Project are Atlanta and Milwaukee.

Free Bibles

Pupils at the third-grade level and above will receive Bibles at a children's rally at 9 a.m. Sunday at St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church, 8301 Liberty Road in Randallstown.

Initial worship

Koinonia Baptist Church at 2522 Greenmount Ave. will have its first service at 11 a.m. Sunday.

The Rev. Douglas Miles is senior pastor.

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