For many students, the Centenary experience would not be complete without their active involvement in Religious Life. Whether you are attending worship services, seeking fellowship opportunities in various groups or hanging out at the Religious Life Center on the weekends, Centenary's religious community strives to create a gracious and welcoming environment where spirituality is nurtured in the presence of supportive peers.
What Religions Will I Find at Centenary?
It is estimated that about 20% of Centenary students are United Methodist. Baptists also represent approximately 18%. Catholics make up approximately 20% and the remaining are either affiliated with other denominations, faith traditions or do not claim a specific faith tradition. Among others, Centenary students represent Jewish, Mormon, Greek Orthodox, Catholic, non-denominational and various Protestant backgrounds. A myriad of spiritual beliefs are held by the student body and many seeking students continue an exploration of personal faith throughout their college years.
There are many opportunities to get involved in Religious Life: contemporary Christian concerts, worship, game nights, theological discussions, prayer services, Bible studies and much more.