Religious Opportunities on Campus
There are several weekly worship opportunities on-campus while school is in session during fall/spring semesters:
Thursdays, 9:50-10:20 a.m. Numen Lumen, Sacred Space, Numen Lumen Pavilion
Numen Lumen is a time and space to take a break from the busyness of the week and refresh the spirit. It is not a “worship service,” rather a time of reflection offered by a member of the Elon community or guest speaker. Music is provided each week by students and faculty from the Music department. Refreshments will be served following Numen Lumen. This year's theme is "Enduring Questions."
Wednesdays 7 pm ONE Christian Worship, Numen Lumen Pavilion, Sacred Space
Thursdays 4:15 p.m. Meditation Sittings with Iron Tree Blooming, Belk Pavilion, Room 208
Every Thursday we offer an opportunity for everyone to learn about and practice meditation in community with others. No experience necessary. The group is associated with Rinzai Zen, which is a tradition-based not a faith-based practice.
Fridays 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Jumu'ah Prayers
Prayer Room 210, Numen Lumen Pavilion
Everyone is welcome to attend the Sermon portion of Jumu'ah Prayer. Muslims may perform ablution in the rooms next to the restroom downstairs (there are sepatate ablution rooms for brothers and for sisters).
Friday 5:15 p.m. Kabbalat Shabbat Service
Sunday 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. Catholic Mass, Elon Community Church
Wednesday 7:07 p.m. Rosary and Mass, Holt Chapel
Friday 12:10 p.m. Mass Sacred Space, Numen Lumen Pavilion
Sunday 4:30 p.m. Lutheran/Episcopalian Worship Service followed by dinner
Sacred Space, Numen Lumen Pavilion.
Weekly Protestant worship service, followed by dinner sponsored by a local congregation. You do not have to be Lutheran or Episcopalian to attend.