Stephen Gikow
Chaplain’s Office takes an activist role

Amid a presidential race laden with religious rhetoric, combining politics and religion is nothing new. Nearly 80 years after the first Yale University Chaplain was […]

Conference addresses moral trust

Theologians, businessmen and politicians gathered at the Yale Divinity School Thursday and Friday for a conference on moral leadership. The conference, sponsored by the Yale […]

Group to analyze religion

In order to better accommodate the ever-changing religious community at the University, officials have assembled a Committee on Religious and Spiritual Life at Yale. Formed […]

Chaplain orders new calendars

Every Yale student is faced with the formidable task of juggling academics, extracurricular activities and free time. But some religious students find it more difficult […]

Appeals judge describes changing church

Many people view the Catholic Church as dominated by unchanging tradition, but it is an institution willing to change, Judge John T. Noonan Jr. said. […]

Faith blooms for students in garden

  A group of religious Yalies in search of sunshine and spirituality Friday found it in a day of weeding and trellis-building at the Yale […]

Lotus seeks worship space

As religious groups on campus grow in size and number, some students looking for a place to pray or meditate may find themselves without a […]

Griswold shares faith on Easter

On Sept. 11, 2001, Bishop Frank Griswold realized anew the power of religion to heal. “I realized that the little arms of the cross could […]

Student-led seders mark a different kind of night

Each spring, many Yale students celebrate Passover with their friends by hosting private dinners. Many are continuing a practice they grew up with, but these […]

Undergrads say yes to God, but not in class

The Higher Education Research Institute at UCLA released a study this week citing that students profess a high level of spirituality in their lives at […]

Former Secretary of State rejects view of God as ‘teammate’ in war

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright spoke to a packed crowd at the Yale Divinity School’s chapel Tuesday against using religion to support foreign policy […]