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The Thiasos of Plato, Part 1

The Thiasos of Plato, Part 1

  Plato sculpted by Silanion circa 370 BCE   Socrates portrait by Palermo copied from the 4th-century original   Many images of Plato’s Academy have come down to us through the centuries: the idyllic robed band of secular humanists in every conceivable posture of inquiry and discussion that appears in Raphael’s [...]

25th Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service Held

25th Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service Held

The 25th Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Eve Service was held Wednesday, November 24, 2010, at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church in Reno. The event, sponsored by the Nevada Clergy Association, an interfaith network of regional religious leaders, marks twenty-five consecutive years of interfaith celebration in Northern Nevada. The theme of [...]

Church members attend Salvation Army Annual Dinner

Church members attend Salvation Army Annual Dinner

The Salvation Army Annual Dinner & Christmas Kettle Kick-Off on November 5, 2010, at Harrah’s Reno was attended by several members of the International Community of Christ. The dinner program and auction, with celebrity mistress and master of ceremonies Shelby Sheehan and Bill Frankmore of KRVN-TV News 4, opened the Salvation Army’s [...]

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrated

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrated

On Sunday, January 17, 2009, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Annual Community Memorial Service was held at the Second Baptist Church. The program offered musical performances, award presentations, and a keynote address by University of Nevada-Reno professor R. Grant Seals, PhD., that told the "real" history of civil rights activism in the [...]

LDS Stake Conference Held in Reno

LDS Stake Conference Held in Reno

Between five hundred and six hundred people gathered at the LDS Reno Stake Center on November 15, 2009, to attend the session naming the new president of the Reno Nevada  Stake and formally releasing Dr. Clair Earl from that position, which he had held for the past ten years. A new president was named (Dave Challis), together with his First [...]

Food Bank Breakfast

Food Bank Breakfast

The breakfast meeting on October 19, 2009, sponsored by Food Bank of Northern Nevada in conjunction with Feeding America brought together local faith leaders to commemorate International World Food Day. Representing the International Community of Christ was the Reverend Canon Robert Petrovich. Local Food Bank officials spoke at the meeting and [...]

Hindu Baccalaureate Service at UNR

Hindu Baccalaureate Service at UNR

A Hindu baccalaureate service was held at the University of Nevada–Reno in the Joe Crowley Student Union on Saturday April 11. Attending on behalf of the Second Advent Church were the Right Reverend Gene Savoy Jr.  and the Reverends Robert and Francine Petrovich. Bishop Savoy also participated in the planning of the event. The bishop also [...]

Evolution Lecture Presented

Evolution Lecture Presented

On Friday evening March 13, 2009 the Reverend Robert Petrovich attended a lecture titled “Darwin, Dover, and Intelligent Design” at the Temple Sinai social hall in Reno. The speaker was Dr. Kevin Padian, president of the National Center for Science Education and curator of paleontology at the University of California Museum of Paleontology in [...]

Semiannual Interfaith Clergy Luncheon

Semiannual Interfaith Clergy Luncheon

On Thursday, February 19, the semiannual interfaith luncheon was hosted at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center. Attending on behalf of The Church of the Second Advent were head bishop Gene Savoy Jr., the Reverend Dr. William Bartlett, the Right Reverend Robert Petrovich, and the Reverend Francine Petrovich. The Reverends Savoy and Bartlett also [...]

ICC Observes 47th Feb. 2 Celebration

ICC Observes 47th Feb. 2 Celebration

On Monday, February 2, 2009, The Community gathered at the Church of New Epiphany for Sunrise Divine Services in celebration of the forty-seventh annual observation of the Manifestation of the Sun of Righteousness, February 2, 1962. Sunrise was at 7:13 A.M. Following the Sacred Calendar from Epiphany on January 6 to February 2, a period of [...]

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