Faith and the Law

Harvard Law students hosted Professor Kevin Worthen, visiting scholar at Yale and recent President of Brigham Young University, in conversation with Professor Ruth Okediji. They discussed what it means to be a lawyer of faith, with the responsibilities, inspiration and challenges that a commitment to God brings to the practice of law. A Deseret News reporter also covered the event



The institutes of religion program of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints provides religious education for young adults ages 18 to 30. Institute is a safe haven from the pressures, trials, and challenges of the world. Institute is concerned with education for eternity and provides an opportunity for students to be touched and nurtured by the Spirit through classes and activities.

The objective of LDS institutes of religion is to help young adults understand and rely on the teachings and Atonement of Jesus Christ, qualify for the blessings of the temple, and prepare themselves, their families, and others for eternal life with their Father in Heaven. For more general information, please visit

Emails regarding the location and timing of institute are sent out on a weekly basis from our Academic & Records Chairperson.

There are other Institute programs in the Cambridge area. Please visit this page for more information.

Monthly Potlucks

Come enjoy homemade food with friends at one of our monthly potlucks! The next potluck is planned for April 16th at 5:00 PM at the Longfellow Park chapel.