Gardner C. Taylor Lecture Series Events
Tara M. Batemon, firstname.lastname@example.org, (919) 538-0941
The Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School will hold its annual Gardner C. Taylor Lecture Series featuring the Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts, III, pastor of the internationally renowned Abyssinian Baptist Church in New York City and president of the State University of New York (SUNY) College at Old Westbury, as the guest preacher and lecturer.
The 2014 event will kick off Sept. 23 with a worship service at 11:25 a.m. and a 2 p.m. lecture, both in Goodson Chapel. There also will be another worship service with Butts preaching on Sept. 24 at 11:25 a.m. in the chapel.
The lecture series is open to Divinity School alumni, students, faculty and staff, and the public. Advance registration is required.
This year's lecture series will be held in conjunction with the Duke Divinity African-American Alumni Day.