This is a comprehensive listing of all events on campus that are related to spiritual and religious life.  Some are presented by student organizations, others by administrative or academic departments.  Please contact the sponsoring group if you have questions.

  • Wakeful Wednesdays

    Join Spiritual and Religious Life Dean Mark R. Orten for 20 minutes of quiet contemplation with reading and music for our times. Intentional silence and guided meditation will be interspersed with music and readings from secular worldviews and sacred traditions to open our awareness and to find strength and perspective for living during pandemical, political, racial, ecological and other upheavals.

    Middlebury Chapel

    Closed to the Public
  • College Vespers

    College Vespers is a Christian worship service held each Thursday evening in Middlebury Chapel.  All students, faculty, and staff are welcome at this peaceful, candle-lit gathering of prayer, music, readings, and meditative silence.  Led by Affiliate Chaplain Rev.

    Middlebury Chapel

    Closed to the Public
  • Jumma Service

    Join the Muslim Student’s Association and Muslim Chaplain’s Office for the weekly Islamic Jumma service.

    Islamic Center (Forest B9)

    Closed to the Public
  • Interfaith Shabbat

    Join us for Interfaith Shabbat!

    Jewish Center at the Freeman International Center

    Closed to the Public
  • Shabbat Dinner

    Shabbat services are a time for students to relax and reflect over the past week. Afterwards, we gather outside for a home cooked meal prepared by Hillel members to talk and meet new people!

    Freeman International Center Terrace

    Closed to the Public
  • Middlebury Student Quakers

    Join Middlebury Student Quakers for a moment of peace and calm at our weekly meeting. We will chat, have snacks and tea, and join in silent meditation. A perfect break from busy college life— your mind and body will thank you. No faith background required; all are welcome.   

    46 South Street (Cook Commons House)

    Closed to the Public
  • Catholic Mass

    Come join the Newman Catholic Club for our weekly celebration of Mass with Fr. Luke Austin from St. Mary’s!

    Off Campus

    Closed to the Public
  • Prajna Student Meditation Group

    Stressed? Start the week off right with meditations on Monday evenings! Homemade tea, incense, singing bowls…we’ve got it all!

    46 South Street (Cook Commons House)

    Closed to the Public
  • Zen Buddhist Practice Group

    Join the student Zen Buddhist practice group every Tuesday evening for an hour of meditation and study. The group will be led by students and Joshin Byrnes, a local Zen priest and Affiliate Chaplain of the college. Come to learn about and practice Zen – no previous experience needed.

    Scott Center Meditation Room (46 South St.)

  • Wakeful Wednesdays

    Join Spiritual and Religious Life Dean Mark R. Orten for 20 minutes of quiet contemplation with reading and music for our times. Intentional silence and guided meditation will be interspersed with music and readings from secular worldviews and sacred traditions to open our awareness and to find strength and perspective for living during pandemical, political, racial, ecological and other upheavals.

    Middlebury Chapel

    Closed to the Public
  • College Vespers

    College Vespers is a Christian worship service held each Thursday evening in Middlebury Chapel.  All students, faculty, and staff are welcome at this peaceful, candle-lit gathering of prayer, music, readings, and meditative silence.  Led by Affiliate Chaplain Rev.

    Middlebury Chapel

    Closed to the Public
  • Jumma Service

    Join the Muslim Student’s Association and Muslim Chaplain’s Office for the weekly Islamic Jumma service.

    Islamic Center (Forest B9)

    Closed to the Public
  • Shabbat Services

    Shabbat services are a time for students to relax and reflect over the past week. Afterwards, we gather outside for a home cooked meal prepared by Hillel members to talk and meet new people!

    Jewish Center at the Freeman International Center

    Closed to the Public
  • Shabbat Dinner

    Shabbat services are a time for students to relax and reflect over the past week. Afterwards, we gather outside for a home cooked meal prepared by Hillel members to talk and meet new people!

    Freeman International Center Terrace

    Closed to the Public
  • Middlebury Student Quakers

    Join Middlebury Student Quakers for a moment of peace and calm at our weekly meeting. We will chat, have snacks and tea, and join in silent meditation. A perfect break from busy college life— your mind and body will thank you. No faith background required; all are welcome.   

    46 South Street (Cook Commons House)

    Closed to the Public
  • Catholic Mass

    Come join the Newman Catholic Club for our weekly celebration of Mass with Fr. Luke Austin from St. Mary’s!

    Off Campus

    Closed to the Public
  • Prajna Student Meditation Group

    Stressed? Start the week off right with meditations on Monday evenings! Homemade tea, incense, singing bowls…we’ve got it all!

    46 South Street (Cook Commons House)

    Closed to the Public
  • Zen Buddhist Practice Group

    Join the student Zen Buddhist practice group every Tuesday evening for an hour of meditation and study. The group will be led by students and Joshin Byrnes, a local Zen priest and Affiliate Chaplain of the college. Come to learn about and practice Zen – no previous experience needed.

    Scott Center Meditation Room (46 South St.)

  • Wakeful Wednesdays

    Join Spiritual and Religious Life Dean Mark R. Orten for 20 minutes of quiet contemplation with reading and music for our times. Intentional silence and guided meditation will be interspersed with music and readings from secular worldviews and sacred traditions to open our awareness and to find strength and perspective for living during pandemical, political, racial, ecological and other upheavals.

    Middlebury Chapel

    Closed to the Public
  • College Vespers

    College Vespers is a Christian worship service held each Thursday evening in Middlebury Chapel.  All students, faculty, and staff are welcome at this peaceful, candle-lit gathering of prayer, music, readings, and meditative silence.  Led by Affiliate Chaplain Rev.

    Middlebury Chapel

    Closed to the Public

Charles P. Scott Center for Spiritual and Religious Life
46 South Street
Middlebury, VT 05753

scfsrl@middlebury.edu
(802) 443-5626