Gordon in the News: last updated 10/20/2006

Gordon College Women's Choir to Perform at The 2006 Interfaith Commemoration of The Holocaust

Office of College Communications

WENHAM, MA -The Gordon College Women's Choir will join the community in honoring the many innocent people killed in this most tragic of world events. This service is part of an ongoing initiative made by Gordon College and distinguished Old Testament professor Dr. Marvin Wilson to promote dialogue and interaction between the Jewish and Christian faiths.

The commemoration will also include an interfaith memorial service, a survivors' candle-lighting ceremony and a message from keynote speaker, Martha Minow of Harvard University. The title of her lecture is "Lessons and Parallels: Looking Backwards to the Future".

For more information, please call The Holocaust Center at 978. 531.8288 or visit www.holocaustcenterbn.org.

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Gordon College is a Christian college of the liberal arts and sciences on Boston's North Shore. The college offers majors in 36 fields and has graduate programs in education and music education. Leading the way in Christian college merit, Gordon is nationally ranked for its excellence in academics and its role in character building. These achievements recognize Gordon as one of the nation's top Christian colleges.