ORSEL Weekly Services

Regular gatherings sponsored by ORSEL affiliated chaplains


Contact chaplain Brian Aull, bfaull@mit.edu

Meditations: A Conversation Series (Open to Everyone) Spring 2021. Click here for more info

Virtual Coffee & Donuts Student/Alumni Gathering Sundays at 1:00pm. For more information, email catholic@mit.edu

Men’s Night Prayer Sundays at 9:00pm. For more information, email gregory.giangiordano@focus.org

Grad Women's Bible Study Tuesdays at 5:30pm. For more information, email catholic@mit.edu

Women’s Discernment Group Wednesdays at 7:00pm. For more information, email mmedas@mit.edu

Undergrad Freshmen/Sophomore Men’s Bible Study Wednesdays at 8:10pm. For more information, email john.ortega@focus.org

Mass live streamed Thursdays at 12 noon via MIT TCC Facebook page. For more information, email john.ortega@focus.org

Grad Men's Bible Study Thursdays at 6:00pm. For more information, email catholic@mit.edu

Undergrad Junior/Senior Men’s Bible Study Thursdays at 8:00pm. For more information, email gregory.giangiordano@focus.org

Undergrad Women’s Bible Study Fridays at 3:00pm. For more information, email tara.lauderdale@focus.org, catherine.alex@focus.org

Student Led Prayer of Rosary and Chaplet of Divine Mercy Fridays at 4:30pm.  For more information, email smittman@mit.edu

Contact chaplain Rev. David Um, dtum@mit.edu

Baptist Campus Ministry Refuge Bible Study & Prayer Wednesdays at 9:00 pm on Zoom. Email mdean@mit.edu

The Baptist Chaplaincy offers several events Sundays on Zoom. Email mdean@mit.edu for link for worship, small groups or Bible classes to get the Zoom link.

Cru Weekly Gathering - Cru is a non-denominational Christian student group.  Come hang out with us every Tuesday night at 8:30pm Eastern Time, starting August 25th.  Zoom Link for Tuesday nights:  https://mit.zoom.us/j/98431312183.  Each we meet up for a time of worship, teaching and great discussion about life, God, and how to live out our faith in real and practical ways.  Get more info about Cru, and the other things we offer at www.mitcru.com or email cswanson@mit.edu.

Cru Life Groups - Connect with a small group of students weekly to discuss the Bible, share life, and grow in faith together.  Our Life Groups meet at various days and times.  Sign up at www.mitcru.com or email cruservants@mit.edu.

Graduate Christian Fellowship meets via Zoom every Friday at 7:30 pm; email mit-gcf-info@mit.edu for Zoom address and password.

Graduate Christian Fellowship — Virtual small groups meet at 5 different times during the week; email mit-gcf-info@mit.edu for info.

The Table, a progressive Christian community, meets on Zoom on Wednesdays at 5:15pm Eastern time for prayer and scripture study. Contact Lutheran Chaplain Andrew Heisen (heisen@mit.edu) or Episcopal Chaplain Thea Keith-Lucas (theakl@mit.edu) for the link

Taizé at MIT: Every Sunday evening, September - June, 7:30 pm. Contact Susan Butterworth (sbmdiv@mit.edu) or taizeatmit.org.

Church at the Chapel Protestant Sunday worship. While the MIT Chapel remains closed, we will be gathering for an interactive time of worship and fellowship each Sunday at 12 noon. Join on Zoom

Contact chaplain Rev. Solomon Kim, solokim@mit.edu

MIT Origins Club—Finding Strength in Times of Crisis: In Chinese, the word crisis is composed of two characters which signify danger and opportunity. While many lament, the wise seize the opportunity of crisis to grow and care. Join us to explore practical Vedic wisdom and meditation practices that would help one cope not only with the crisis but also help one grow in everyday life. Wednesdays, 5 pm via Zoom: https://mit.zoom.us/my/sadanandadasa

Hindu Students Council (HSC) Discussion Group: Fridays at 6pm — A study of Swami Vivekananda’s Lectures. Join Zoom meeting. For details, please contact Srinivasan (Srini) at srirag@mit.edu.

Staying Human: this fall MIT humanist chaplain Greg Epstein will be leading discussions on how nonreligious and religiously unaffiliated people can stay human and cultivate faith in each other, and in our common humanity, in the face of distance, grief, anxiety, and injustice. Listen to the 1-hour podcast  special here; sign up for an initial MIT discussion with Greg here; and for updates on further programs sign up here.

For one-one chaplaincy meetings, contact chaplain Greg Epstein, gepstein@mit.edu


CONNECT: Fridays at 5pm — An in-person gathering where we reflect as a community on spirituality and connections with God, others and self. Join when you can in the Musalla room at W11. Free food is served per MIT guidelines related to COVID. Contact Muslim Chaplain Nada El-Alami at mchnada@mit.edu

Saturday Qur’an Reflections: Saturdays at 11 am — A virtual gathering to read, understand, and reflect on verses from the Qur’an. The sessions will cover the entirety of the Qur’an over the duration of 4 years. Join Zoom meeting at https://mit.zoom.us/j/97474639011; Contact Muslim Chaplain Nada El-Alami at mchnada@mit.edu

Contact chaplain Hossein Mosallaei, hosseinm@mit.edu

Contact chaplain Daryush Mehta, dmehta@mit.edu

Mindful Mondays: Mondays at 4:30 pm — a 10-minute guided meditation for physical, cognitive, and emotional well-being. http://bit.do/mindfulmondays

Spirited Conversations: Monday Night Spirited gatherings - find out what's happening this week at http://psc.mit.edu/spirited-community