Bethel University (MN) Throws Students to Interspiritual Wolves

by Jan Markell Olive Tree Ministries “When Students Are Left for the Wolves” I wasn’t prepared for what I was about to hear the evening of November 3. My alma mater, Bethel University in St. Paul, MN, sponsored an Interreligious Symposium promoting some kind of “common ground” between Buddhism and Christianity. One would think if a … [Read more…]

Bethel University New President: “Catholic friends taught me about contemplative prayer.”

Bethel University in St. Paul, MN has elected a new president. James (Jay) Barnes III has been chosen to fill the spot. Bethel University has been a proponent of contemplative spirituality for some time. The new president may follow suit as he states in his “Faith Journey” profile on the university site, “My Catholic friends … [Read more…]