Category Archives: Diversity

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

May is Asian-Pacific Americans month – set out to be a celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the U.S.  Asian-Pacific encompasses all of the Asian continent and the Pacific islands of Melanesia (New Guinea, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Fiji and … Continue reading

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New Additions to our Korean Language Collections – March 2014

These are the newest resources added to our Korean language collections at the LA Regional Center library. As you scroll through the list you’ll see a number of resources for research and writing skills, particularly for D.Min students. Where possible, … Continue reading

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A Celebration of St. Joseph

Growing up in a large church that was comprised mostly of Irish and Italian families, we had two big feast days we celebrated each year in Lent which are adjacent to each other. I have already written about St. Patrick, … Continue reading

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Friday Film Recommendation: Not One Less

  *Well – not sure why this didn’t go out yesterday …but a day later than planned, it’s still a great movie! Hope you’ll consider enjoying it too! As so many of us are preparing for the new school year, … Continue reading

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New Spanish Language Theology Books – June 2012

“Esfuérzate por presentarte a Dios aprobado, como obrero que no tiene de qué avergonzarse y que interpreta rectamente la palabra de verdad”. 2 Timoteo 2:15 BL51 .S418318 2003. Schaeffler, Richard. FILOSOFíA DE LA RELIGIóN TRADUJERON, JOSé MARIA HERNáNDEZ BLANCO Y … Continue reading

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Recent Korean Language additions

This is the first of the lists of books which have been so graciously donated by the family of Rev. Paul Jin-Kyung Chung, from his personal library (more lists to be published soon!) to our Korean collections at the LA … Continue reading

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Shopping for Korean books

One of the marvelous parts of my work is developing theological collections for APU students and programs. What a number of people on the main Azusa campus may not be aware of, is that this not only involves selecting resources … Continue reading

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New Spanish Language Books

“Por eso alabo al Señor entre los pueblos, y canto salmos a su nombre.” 2 Samuel  22:50 BM487 .M275 2003. LOS MANUSCRITOS DEL MAR MUERTO : BALANCE DE HALLAZGOS Y DE CUARENTA AÑOS DE ESTUDIOS ANTONIO PIÑERO, DIMAS FERNANDEZ GALIANO, … Continue reading

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Of Gods and Men

This weekend I have watched a beautiful  film that has been on my “to watch” list for about six months. “Of Gods and Men” is the powerful story of a group of French Cistercian monks living in community and serving … Continue reading

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New Korean Language Books for the LA Center

191 Korean books were added to the Los Angeles campus April – June, 2011. Our Korean books receive original cataloging from our Korean language cataloger/librarian Pam Lee, who has worked diligently to make the books more accessible in our catalog by … Continue reading

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