University of Southern California

Office of Religious Life

Fostering a vibrant university community of spiritual reflection and free inquiry

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There is a power within that knows beyond our knowings; we are greater than our thoughts, and sometimes earth unveils that vision here. To live and to love are signs on infinite things.quotation marks

— Sri Aurobindo

Upcoming Events

  • Dan McCleary: Every Day Sacred. Paintings 1993-2013

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    01/14/2015 - 03/07/2015: all day

    "Every Day Sacred" highlights the richness of ordinary moments in carefully constructed minimalistic compositions. This exhibition is in the USC Fisher Museum and runs from January 14 to March 7, 2015. Check the museum for hours.

  • Neighbors: A Campus Conversation on Race, Empathy & Faith

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    01/28/2015: 7:00PM - 9:00PM

    With Dr. William Tate from Washington University in St. Louis and Professor Jody David Armour of the USC Gould School of Law.

  • Roger Steffens' Life of Marley

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    01/29/2015: 7:00PM - 9:00PM

    Join us for a live multimedia presentation honoring the life of Bob Marley and marking his 70th birthday.

  • What Matters to Me & Why with John Brooks Slaughter

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    02/04/2015: 12:00PM - 12:50PM

    John Brooks Slaughter joined the Rossier School of Education in January 2010 as Professor of Education with a joint appointment at the Viterbi School of Engineering. Find out what is important to this distinguished professor and join us for lunch.

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Holy Days Calendar

  • Four Chaplains Sunday - Interfaith

    02/01/2015: all day

    Commemoration of the event in World War II when four Chaplains of Jewish and Christian traditions gave their life jackets to others as a troop ship sank in the Atlantic Ocean.

  • Triodion begins - Orthodox Christian

    02/01/2015: all day

    Orthodox Christian time period leading up to lent. The liturgy involves hymns, odes and scriptures.

  • Candlemas - Christian

    02/02/2015: all day

    Christian celebration of the presentation of young Jesus in the temple to the aged Simeon. New beginnings are recognized. Candles are lighted.

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USC Office of Religious Life

University Park Campus
University Religious Center, Rm 106
Los Angeles, CA 90089
(213)740-6110
orl@usc.edu

Health Sciences Campus
McKibben Hall, Rm 160
Los Angeles, CA 90033
(213)740-6110
orl@usc.edu