MOCRA Programs and Events
To Make Extraordinary:
The Role of Sacred Objects in Life and Worship
Sunday, September 7, 2003 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Xavier Hall Theatre, Saint Louis University
reception to follow at the Museum of Contemporary Religious Art
free and open to the public
MOCRA presents an interfaith panel discussion, held on the occasion of the opening of Avoda: Objects of the Spirit, an exhibition of ceremonial art by Tobi Kahn, that considers the wide range in form, use, and significance of sacred objects across the world's religious traditions.
Br. Stephen Erspamer, S.M.
liturgical design consultant, St. Louis
artist, New York, NY
|Dr. Fatemeh Keshavarz|
Associate Professor of Persian Language and Literature & Jewish and Near Eastern Studies
Washington University, St. Louis
|Dr. John Renard|
Professor of Theological Studies
Saint Louis University, St. Louis
|Rabbi Susan Talve|
Central Reform Congregation, St. Louis