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Sharif Rosen

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Letter to the Editor: Chaplains speak to WPD allegations

Letter to the Editor: Chaplains speak to WPD allegations

August 22, 2020

As individuals who live and work in Williamstown, and especially as students and teachers of faith traditions that uphold the dignity of each person, we are appalled by the recent allegations of racial...

The heart of injustice

The heart of injustice

June 2, 2020

As I share into this space, I do so with trepidation.  My hesitancy is not from the fear of saying the wrong thing, but from the feeling that I am unsure of my right to say much of anything...

Chaplains’ Corner: Reflections on Ramadan

Chaplains’ Corner: Reflections on Ramadan

April 29, 2020

This year marks my eighteenth consecutive Ramadan fast and, still, the dryness in my throat, hunger pangs and fatigue can feel intense at times. I still glance at my watch on occasion to see that there’s...

Chaplains’ Corner: (An)other Spring Break

Chaplains’ Corner: (An)other Spring Break

March 11, 2020

In the very first days of my training as a chaplain, we learned that the foundations of effective chaplaincy and spiritual care lay in the ability first to notice, and gradually undo, one’s tendency...

Chaplain's Corner

Chaplain’s Corner

September 11, 2019

Welcome to the Chaplains’ Office column! We will be writing twice a month, offering reflections on spiritual themes that are inspired through our respective faith journeys and our engagement with thoughts...

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