Duke Divinity School will celebrate its 88th Baccalaureate Service with Richard Lischer, James T. and Alice Mead Cleland Professor of Preaching at the Divinity School, preaching. His sermon titled "Having This Ministry" will be based on a New Testament reading from 2 Corinthians 4:1-12. It will explore the theme of death and new birth in ministry.
This 90-minute service of worship includes the traditional ritual of hooding for degree recipients. The event is free and open to the public. The service will be webcast live on Duke's YouTube site and the Duke Chapel webcast page.
Graduating students should meet in Goodson Chapel at 5:30 p.m.