Caring for the Dying and the Dead: Looking to History for Insights

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Event time: 
Monday, June 28, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Admission: 
Free, but register in advance
Location: 
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Event description: 

Caring for the Dying and the Dead: Looking to History for Insights

How has the church offered care for the dying and memorialized the dead in previous times of plague? What practical lessons might we adopt for today?

Moderator

Thomas G. Long
Author of Accompany Them with Singing—The Christian Funeral, and Bandy Professor Emeritus of Preaching, Candler School of Theology, Emory University

Panelists

Remi Chiu
Associate Professor and Music Program Director, Loyola University Maryland

Vanessa Harding
Professor of London History, Birkbeck University of London

Markus Rathey
Professor in the Practice of Music History, Yale Institute of Sacred Music and School of Music

James M. Starke
Director of the Office of Divine Worship, Diocese of Arlington

Zoom registration

Note: Your registration is valid for the entire series; feel free to attend whichever session(s) you want.

This is the third of four webinars “Accompanying the Dying and the Dead in the Time of COVID.”  | series information

Artwork

Time to Heal, (c) 2016 by John August Swanson
Giclee, 16.5” x 13.5”
www.JohnAugustSwanson.com

Open to: 
General Public