The 92-year-old was an art lover who amassed an outsized collection of religious works that now fill the walls of Westminster. Her memorial service is Saturday, August 24 from 2-3 pm at Westminster.
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Each Monday, workers at Westminster cover up the religious imagery inside a few Sunday school classrooms to create a more welcoming space for their weekday occupants — young children of diverse faiths receiving group therapy.
For a growing number of Twin Cities clergy members, biking is part of the ministry. Being a good steward of the Earth is part of the reason why David Shinn uses a bike to make work trips.
The Paccard Bell Foundry, in Annecy, France, will forge a six-bell peal for Westminster. Westminster’s bells – the largest will weigh 9,000 lbs. – will be installed in the new “Rose Tower” in 2020.
Learn more about last year’s Windows into Palestine event and view a series of videos highlighting key features.
For many years, Westminster has maintained partnerships with faith communities and nonprofit organizations in Cameroon, Cuba and Palestine. Our partners inspire us as they continue to witness and serve in circumstances of scarcity and conflict. In Cameroon our primary partners are the Kumba Town Presbyterian Church and AIDSCARE Link—which funds micro-loans to help persons living […]
Our first stop was Sephorris, a vast site best known for its mosaics (the “Mona Lisa” of mosaics) and the large Roman city that was there in Jesus’ time. Scholars assume Jesus and his father labored at Sepphoris.
- Rev. Elizabeth Downing Heller, first woman pastor at Westminster, diesAugust 23, 2019 - 12:09 pm
- An unusual model of church ministryJuly 10, 2019 - 3:47 pm
- Why so many Twin Cities clergy members bicycle religiouslyJune 24, 2019 - 11:59 am
- Westminster BellsMay 15, 2019 - 10:54 am
- Windows into Palestine: Looking AheadMay 1, 2019 - 10:54 am
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Westminster Hall 5 pm
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Minneapolis, MN 55403