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  CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Chapel
chapels were separate from the dwelling, the bishop might permit service to be held there, but clerks were not to be ordained to these as "titles".
chapel, to the detriment of the mother-church and parochial clergy.
chapels radiating from the main apse was inconvenient, later builders devised the ambulatory, or passage behind the apse proper and connecting all the apsidal chapels with the "procession path".
www.newadvent.org /cathen/03574b.htm   (5028 words)

  
  The Rothko Chapel
The Rothko Chapel, founded by John and Dominique de Menil, was dedicated in 1971 as an intimate sanctuary available to people of every belief.
The Rothko Chapel is a place alive with religious ceremonies of all faiths.
The Chapel has become a rallying place for all people concerned with peace, freedom, and social justice throughout the world.
www.menil.org /rothko.html   (135 words)

  
 Chapel Programming Language Homepage
Chapel strives to improve the programmability of parallel computers in general and the Cascade system in particular, by providing a higher level of expression than current parallel languages do and by improving the separation between algorithmic expression and data structure implementation details.
Chapel supports a multithreaded parallel programming model at a high level by supporting abstractions for data parallelism, task parallelism, and nested parallelism.
The first paper is an overview of the Chapel implementations of the benchmarks with a discussion of performance-related topics.
chapel.cs.washington.edu   (786 words)

  
 Palm Beach Atlantic University - Chapel
Chapel helps promote an increased commitment to the Lord, a great sense of campus community, the integration of faith and learning as preparation for service, and an openness to and understanding of various forms of worship.
Chapel is a requirement for all full-time students, both undergraduate and graduate, who attend class during the daytime.
Chapel is held four times weekly in the DeSantis Family Chapel, Monday through Thursday at 11 a.m., as well as other times, dates and locations that are listed on the chapel calendar.
www.pba.edu /christianlife/chapel   (150 words)

  
 New Catholic Dictionary: chapel   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The earliest oratories or chapels, as distinct from the buildings where the bishop and presbytery presided over the regular assemblies of Christians, were probably martyrs memorials.
The spread of Christianity from the cities into the country must have early occasioned the erection of chapels for believers living at a distance from the bishop's church.
Chapels were built in private homes and in the course of time many became regular parish churches.
www.catholic-forum.com /saints/ncd01866.htm   (109 words)

  
 The Chapel Bar Seattle
The Chapel was built in the early 1920s inside the Butterworth's Mortuary.
While the mortuary no longer exists, the former chapel continues to bring people together to honor one another — in the physical world, yes, but perhaps also to ponder the spiritual world in a convivial atmosphere.
Chapel is more than a bar, more than a restaurant.
www.thechapelbar.com /about.html   (219 words)

  
 Chapel
Fees for use of the chapel help to maintain the area, as well as assist with camperships (scholarships to help provide experiences for children who might otherwise not be able to enjoy a camp experience due to some type of hardship).
There are no musical instruments provided at the chapel, however, you may use any instruments you wish, keyboards can be rented from the music store of your choice, and many people choose to use pre-recorded music.
Those using the chapel is expected to treat the facility with respect and care and conduct themselves as befitting place of worship.
www.campgreenville.org /chapel.htm   (1539 words)

  
 King's College Chapel
King's College Chapel took over a century to build and was completed in 1547, although the history of its construction is the subject of continuing research.
The object of the Chapel Foundation is to ensure that the Chapel and the Choir can continue to move forward, preserving and enhancing their outstanding reputations, and by so doing enable visitors, listeners and viewers from all over the world to delight in the architectural and musical glories of King's.
Over and above this is the expense of maintaining and repairing the fabric of the Chapel building, its glass, its organ and its furnishings.
www.kings.cam.ac.uk /chapel   (248 words)

  
 The Michigan State University Union | Services
Its simple elegance, soaring timbered ceilings, mellow floor tiles, beautiful stained glass windows and the Old-World charm of its English Tudor styling are the reasons that many travel from around the world to celebrate weddings, baptisms and memorials at their alma mater.
The chapel accommodates all faiths, and each ceremony is treated with the same care and reverence.
Located directly across from the chapel is a parking lot that is open to the public weekdays after 5:00 pm and on weekends.
www.hfs.msu.edu /union/services/alumni_chapel.html   (598 words)

  
 Chapel Homepage
Recognizing the religious diversity of the Lewis and Clark community, the Dean of the Chapel seeks to facilitate moral and spiritual dialogue and growth in a context of mutual support.
The chapel is named in honor and memory of college trustee Agnes Flanagan whose vision, enthusiasm and generosity made its construction possible.
The chapel's impressive contemporary lines and distinctive conical shape incorporate a strong Northwest Coast Native American influence, and are the design of architect Paul Thiry.
www.lclark.edu /~chapel   (1066 words)

  
 Trinity International University Chapel
Chapel plays a crucial role in forming us into a community that worships God and, thus, to offer all that we know and do as means of glorifying him.
Under the leadership of the Chaplain, there are two separate chapel programs at Trinity: one for Trinity College and the other for Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and Trinity Graduate School.
In addition to these distinct chapel programs, the entire Trinity community gathers together for worship four times per academic year for All-University Convocation, Day of Prayer (1 per semester) and Baccalaureate.
www.tiu.edu /tiu/chapel   (327 words)

  
 The Chapel - Weddings FAQ
Are members or active attendees of The Chapel for at least six (6) months prior to contacting the church for a wedding date.
All of the provisions above are considered a ministry of The Chapel to its members and attendees and are offered without charge or financial obligation.
The Chapel is not responsible for anything left in the building.
www.thechapel.net /index.cfm?PAGE_ID=259   (513 words)

  
 Elvis weddings — Graceland wedding chapel — Elvis wedding chapel
Nestled in the woods adjacent to Elvis Presley's beloved home, Graceland, this quaint Chapel in the Woods is the perfect setting for a wedding to remember.
The dressing room is just a short walk to the Chapel's main entrance, a beautiful walkway shaded by stately trees and lush landscaping.
It is available only to couples who marry or renew their vows in the Chapel as a commemorative of their special day.
www.elvis.com /graceland/chapel/default.asp   (933 words)

  
 St Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary - Three Hierarchs' Chapel
The seminarian is fed, enriched, challenged, and instructed in chapel.
Former Dean Fr Alexander Schmemann was fond of saying that the seminarian should only know three paths: to the classroom, to the library and to the chapel.
Our Chapel, named in honor of the three great hierarchs and ecumenical teachers, Basil the Great, Gregory the Theologian, and John Chrysostom, was consecrated in 1983 by His Beatitude, Metropolitan Theodosius.
www.svots.edu /Three-Hierarchs-Chapel/index.html   (230 words)

  
 11th Wing - Chapel
Religious education is held Sundays from 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. in the chapel center classrooms.
Jewish educational, cultural and religious classes are held Tuesday at noon in the Pentagon Chapel Room 5D242, and Fridays at noon at the Bolling chapel center.
Contact the chapel to be connected to the chaplain who best represents your faith group.
www.bolling.af.mil /chapel.asp   (595 words)

  
 Christ's College - College Information
One highlight in Chapel this term will be the popular and candle-lit Advent Carol Service at 6.00pm on Sunday 26 November.
Christ's College Chapel has been dedicated to the glory of God since 1505, and continues to nurture Christian worship and spiritual enquiry.
All College members and their friends are very welcome to use it, whether for private prayer or simply as a place to be still for a few minutes.
www.christs.cam.ac.uk /info/chapel   (346 words)

  
 Chapel of Notre Dame du Haut Ronchamp by Le Corbusier
Le Corbusier's 'chapel of our lady of the height' is a pilgrimage chapel, though on most days more frequented by architectural pilgrims than the intended variety.
The interior of the chapel is modest, with plain pews down the south side only.
A steep windy road to the North is signposted to the chapel from the center of Ronchamp village.
www.galinsky.com /buildings/ronchamp/index.htm   (576 words)

  
 Newcomb Hall - University of Virginia Chapel   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The University of Virginia Chapel is located at the Corner of University Avenue and McCormick Road.
The Gothic Revival building was designed by Charles Emmet Cassell of Baltimore, the chapel's cornerstone was laid in 1885, and the chapel was dedicated in 1889.
The Chapel (front door and back door wheelchair access) is air-conditioned in the summer and is heated in winter.
www.virginia.edu /newcombhall/chapel.html   (609 words)

  
 NOBTS - Welcome to Leavell Chapel
Our desire in the chapel ministry is to address the core value of spiritual vitality at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.
Chapel services are streamed live all through the Fall and Spring semesters for the benefit of those who can't join us each week here on campus.
Imagine a society of contemporary preachers who have laid their lives at the foot of the cross and risen with a passion to carry the mantle of biblical preaching passed down to them by great men of the past.
www.nobts.edu /Chapel/Default.html   (446 words)

  
 Chapel
Chapel engages students, staff and faculty in Christian community through worship and celebration.
Though Chapel varies from day-to-day, the purpose remains the same—to worship God (Father, Son and Holy Spirit) and to celebrate our lives in Jesus Christ.
Sometimes our worship is in Moody Coliseum as a combined community; other times we break out into groups around campus for intentional small group spiritual formation.
www.acu.edu /campusoffices/spiritualformation/chapel.html   (158 words)

  
 Thorncrown Chapel - Fay Jones - Great Buildings Online
Such is Thorncrown Chapel by Fay Jones in rural Arkansas, an architecture which complements and, in creating a special sense of place, 'almost' completes the site.
The rhythmic quality of the structure set against the calm magnitude of nature creates a sense of sacred space: The music of the fleeting the forest is a layering of vertical trunks and raking branches so is the building a canopy of layered and meshlike space.
Thorncrown Chapel succeeds on yet another level, that of the symbolic: Using massing reminiscent of rural covered bridges, the image of shelter on the road of life is in keeping with the ecclesiastical understanding of nature.
www.greatbuildings.com /buildings/Thorncrown_Chapel.html   (409 words)

  
 Chapel - Gordon College
As a community of learners and of faith, we engage in the open and respectful exchange of ideas in the search for truth and understanding.
These Chapels and Convocations help define our identity as a community of believers as we undertake our educational mission.
Participation in Chapels and Convocations is an integral part of a Gordon education, an extension of the core curriculum.
www.gordon.edu /chapel   (356 words)

  
 Calvary Chapel
The threefold mission of Calvary Chapel Outreach Fellowship (CCOF) is to serve Calvary Chapel fellowships; to maintain accountability; and to oversee the CCOF process of fellowship.
These materials will be gathered from sources such as previous pastors conferences, books, pamphlets, and sermons given by Pastor Chuck as he outlines and defines the call and ministry of a pastor.
To become a new CCOF church, or when there is a change of the senior pastor, the application process must be followed by every senior pastor to remain a recognized Calvary Chapel.
www.calvarychapel.com /?show=Churches   (349 words)

  
 Marsh Chapel
The Marsh Chapel Chaplains and staff extend our heartiest congratulations and thanks to our graduating seniors:
Muelder Chapel, School of Theology Building, third floor
Marsh Chapel is open for prayer daily from 8:00 a.m.
www.bu.edu /chapel   (134 words)

  
 Kramer Chapel - Concordia Theological Seminary
It is in the chapel that the seminarian is shaped as a child of God, and it is where future pastors learn to worship, lead the liturgy, sing, and preach.
The Schola Cantorum, the Chapel Choir, and the Seminary Kantorei offer the Lutheran heritage of music as proclamation in chapel services and in Choral Vespers services throughout the year.
Concordia Theological Seminary is happy to be able to offer to its students, to the community, and to the church-at-large this ongoing feast of liturgy and sacred music where music is indeed servant and Christ is proclaimed.
www.ctsfw.edu /chapel   (1286 words)

  
 chapel services
The Cochran Chapel routinely hosts a variety of religious and worship events.
The chaplains lead religious services regularly in the Cochran Chapel or in the Kemper Chapel, a smaller and more intimate worship space on the lower level of the chapel building.
The building also houses a small meditation room for use by small groups of all faiths, but particularly adaptable for Hindu and Muslim student worship.
www.andover.edu /parents/chapel/services.htm   (118 words)

  
 Directions, Parking
Deliveries: Deliveries should park along the north side of the chapel and come in the side entrance.
All weekday parking should be at the meters in front and behind Memorial Chapel.
Many handicap parking spaces are located in the vicinity of the chapel A grade level entrance to the West Chapel is in the garden behind the chapel.
www.chapel.umd.edu /parking.html   (388 words)

  
 Chapel at Ohio Northern University   (Site not responding. Last check: )
To provide an ecumenical and interfaith environment for spiritual growth and development.
English Chapel • Ohio Northern University •; Ada, Ohio 45810 • 419-772-2200 • chapel@onu.edu
Any questions, comments or errors should be sent to the webmaster.
www.onu.edu /chapel   (89 words)

  
 Definition of chapel - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French chapele, from Medieval Latin cappella, from diminutive of Late Latin cappa cloak; from the cloak of Saint Martin of Tours preserved as a sacred relic in a chapel built for that purpose
3 : a choir of singers belonging to a chapel
See a map of "chapel" in the Visual Thesaurus
www.m-w.com /cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Dictionary&va=chapel   (177 words)

  
 Wesley Chapel News
Local news for Wesley Chapel, FL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
Pasco County deputies are investigating a low speed chase that led to an accident with an innocent driver.
Tom Adams has taught math in Pasco County for 11 years, joining the Wesley Chapel High staff when the school opened in 1999.
www.topix.net /city/wesley-chapel-fl   (531 words)

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