Apr 23, 2020 - May 7, 2020
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Harvard Divinity School student Shumo Wang will lead 3 Thursday classes via Zoom platform,

All are invited.

Thursday, April 23 at 4:00 PM “What happened to Confucianism?”

Thursday, April 30 at 4:00 PM “Essential Teachings of Confucius”

  • Goal of faith is seeking transcendence, not just aiding your secular life.
  • The life of an individual refuses to be limited by a particular identity. Your life has a limitless ability to connect with the transcendent.
  • Serve no authority
  • Seeking transcendence uprightly: Confucius refrained from talking about the Strange, the Power, the Chaotic, the Mysterious.

Thursday, May 7 at 4:00 PM “How to Practice Spirituality”

  • Warmth
  • Ritual
  • Proceed without looking at the shadow


Shumo Wang is a M. Div. student at Harvard Divinity School. He was born and raised in China and moved to Cambridge in 2017. He is a practitioner and minister of Confucianism and a young scholar of East Asian religions. Shumo aspires to serve the Chinese community and broader groups in the US with resources from the Confucian spirituality.