The Common Hour: Yearning for the End of All Things

Yearning for the End of All Things: Who Wants That and Why?

Dr. Lee Barrett, Lancaster Theological Seminary

Fascination with the end-times has recurred with regularity in the history of Christianity. However, each generation seems to project different scenarios of the sometimes feared and sometimes hoped for future. We will look at some of the motivations for this interest, and the ways in which diverse apocalyptic passions have given rise to divergent and often conflicting theologies.

FAFSA Completion Night

If you are continuing your education beyond high school – you probably qualify for financial aid to help you pay for it.  But you must apply as soon as possible.  Wilson College and PHEAA are offering free workshops on completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, known as the FAFSA.  To reserve your space, call (717) 780-2016 or email The event will be held in the Brooks Science complex, look for signs in the lobby the day of the event.