CLASS, PERFORMANCE OF BIBLE STORIES
Storyteller Dennis Dewey will give a Bible storytelling workshop at 9 a.m. and perform Bible stories at 7 p.m. today at Crossroads United Methodist Church, 43454 Crossroads Dr., Ashburn. 703-729-5100.
"A Taste of Russia," featuring food, books and religious items, runs from noon to 6 p.m. today and tomorrow at St. John the Baptist Russian Orthodox Cathedral, 4001 17th St. NW. 202-726-3000.
SERVICE FOR PUBLIC SERVANTS
A "Blue Mass" for law enforcement and public safety officers will be celebrated at 7:30 tonight at Cathedral of St. Thomas More, 3901 Cathedral Lane, Arlington. 703-525-1300.
"Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths," a free six-week course by Richard Pyle based on Bruce Feiler's book, will begin at 9:45 a.m. tomorrow at St. Luke's United Methodist Church, 3655 Calvert St. NW. 202-333-4949.
MEN'S CHOIR CONCERT
The Male Voices of Albright Memorial Church will celebrate its 29th anniversary with a performance at 4 p.m. tomorrow at Albright Memorial Church, 411 Rittenhouse St. NW. An offering will be accepted. 202-723-3525.
CONFERENCE ON STEM CELLS
"Ethics, Public Policy and Law: The Stem Cell Debate in the United States and Germany," a free two-day conference, will begin at 8 a.m. Monday at Pryzbyla University Center, Catholic University, 620 Michigan Ave. NE. 202-319-6123.
ETHICS TALK ON THE START OF LIFE
Rabbi Barry Freundel will present a free lecture, "Beginning of Life: The New Ethical Frontier," at noon Monday at the Jewish Community Center, 1529 16th St. NW. 202-518-9400.
TALK ON CHRISTIANS AND POLITICS
"Campaigning to the Choir," a free panel discussion on Christianity and American politics, is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday at First Trinity Lutheran Church, 309 E St. NW. 202-737-4859.
A RABBI IN IRAQ
Rabbi Mitchell S. Ackerson, a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Army Reserve, will discuss his tour of duty during Operation Iraqi Freedom at 7 p.m. Tuesday at George Mason University's Arlington campus, 3401 N. Fairfax Dr. Admission is $10. 301-230-7276.
LECTURE ON SEXUALITY
A free lecture on homosexuality by the Rev. James M. Childs Jr. will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity Lutheran Church, 11200 Old Georgetown Rd., Rockville. 301-881-7275.
THE EUCHARIST IN SCRIPTURES
The Rev. Patrick Dempsey will give a free lecture on the scriptural basis of the Eucharistic mystery at noon Wednesday at Catholic Charities, 924 G St. NW. 202-347-2713.
CITIZENSHIP AND FAITH
"What Can I Do in My Personal Life to Reflect Our Social Teachings in the World?," a free lecture by Charles Short, will begin at 12:45 p.m. Wednesday and 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Cathedral of St. Matthew, 1725 Rhode Island Ave. NW. 202-347-3215.
LECTURE ON ST. BONAVENTURE
"The Scriptural Wisdom of St. Bonaventure," a free lecture by Kevin L. Hughes, assistant professor of theology at Villanova University, will begin at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Washington Theological Union, 6896 Laurel St. NW. 202-726-8800.
PANEL FOR PEACE IN MIDEAST
"Jerusalem Women Speak: Three Women, Three Faiths, One Shared Vision," a free interfaith panel discussion, will begin at noon Thursday at the Middle East Institute, 1761 N St. NW. 202-785-1141.
VOCAL CONCERT FOR HOME
A benefit concert for St. Joseph's Home for the Aged featuring alto Catherine Lowell is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Thursday at All Saints Church, 9300 Stonewall Rd., Manassas. Freewill offering. 703-393-2146.
-- Timothy Wilson
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