Religion Notes

Religion Notes

Thursday, November 9, 2006

Mount Tabor Catholic house of prayer and retreat, 2363 Hunter Mill Rd., Vienna, will host a fireside chat with Joseph Donders of the Washington Theological Union at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Donders will discuss the Gospel of Luke. 703-476-1446.

Jubilee Christian Center, 4650 Shirley Gate Rd., Fairfax, will host a lunch presentation on the 1804-06 Lewis and Clark expedition to the Pacific Ocean from noon to 2 p.m. Nov. 16. The event is sponsored by the Fairfax-Burke Shepherd's Center. The cost is $7; reservations must be made by today. 703-620-1161, .

Oakton Church of the Brethren , 10025 Courthouse Rd., Vienna, will host a Christmas craft show from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 16 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 18. The event will include a bake sale and lunch. 703-281-4411, .

Queen of Apostles Catholic Church , 4329 Sano St. in the Lincolnia section of Fairfax County, will have a holiday bazaar from 4 to 8 p.m. Nov. 18 and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 19. Sale items will include jewelry and baked goods. There will also be a silent auction. 703-671-0089.

St. Barnabas' Episcopal Church, 4801 Ravensworth Rd., Annandale, will have a Christmas bazaar from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 18. Items for sale will include crafts, baked goods, toys and collectibles. 703-941-2922.

Northern Virginia Hebrew Congregation , 1441 Wiehle Ave., Reston, will present a seminar with Rabbi Alan Nosanchuk at 9 a.m. Nov. 19, 11:30 a.m. Dec. 3, 9 a.m. Dec. 17 and 11:30 a.m. Jan. 7. The classes will focus on texts and themes related to Jewish prayer. 703-437-7733, .

United Christian Parish of Reston , 11508 N. Shore Dr., will hold an interfaith Thanksgiving eve service at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22. The service will include representatives of and readings from the holy books of the Christian, Jewish and Muslim faiths. 703-620-3065, .

-- Compiled by C. WOODROW IRVIN

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