The Office of Spiritual and Religious Life educates and models exploration and expressions of faith and spirituality; nurtures a welcoming, supportive, courageous environment where people engage one another for meaningful and balanced living.
The Esch Hurvis Center for Spiritual and Religious Life is a welcoming place for curious, intentional, respectful engagement with persons of similar, different or no religious tradition, and for quiet personal reflection and spiritual practice.
Ready for the weekend on Wednesday?
Take advantage of Lawrence's commitment to the whole person and become part of a spiritual community of practice to develop skills for a lifetime.
MONDAYS at 6:00 pm. in the Esch Hurvis Center for Spiritual and Religious Life
TUESDAYS at 4:30 pm. in the Esch Hurvis Center for Spiritual and Religious Life
TUESDAYS at 5:00 meet at the back door or the Community room (Kitchen)
Esch Hurvis Center for Spiritual and Religious Life
TUESDAYS at 5:00 - 7:00 Esch Hurvis Center for Spiritual and Religious Life
THURSDAYS at 12:30 pm in the Multipurpose Room in the Wellness Center
Spaces for spiritual reflection and observance
Create a sustainable plan for spiritual growth. Use the workbook for Sustainable Spirituality on your own time then make an appointment with one of the staff in the center to support your growth.
Find a special place on campus where you can follow your spiritual practice and make it your own.
Taking time at the Center for Spiritual and Religious Life
If you have an appointment, please bring your own mask. Follow the pledge.
Make an appointment for a confidential conversation with one of the deans.
The Food Pantry
The Community Pantry is now open in its new location in Memorial Hall. The pantry is located on the first floor of Memorial Hall, but the west door (by the Wellness Center) and across from Room 100. Until further notice, the pantry will be open from noon to 9pm.
Look for the staff of the Office of Spiritual and Religious Life throughout the week at various places and events on campus, or drop in on us at the Esch Hurvis Center for Spiritual and Religious Life to explore the space, meet the staff, or just relax on a quiet couch. Check out below our more formalized plans for the week.
Connect here if you'd like to know more about what is available for everyone.