Watch Duke Divinity School’s first worship service of the academic year for students, faculty and staff at 11:25 a.m. on Aug. 30 during a live webcast.
Dean Richard B. Hays will preach at the convocation service, which is highlighted by an academic procession of the faculty and selected senior administrative staff. The service also includes a blessing of new faculty and staff, and a welcoming to the entering class of students.
A performance by a postmodern blues ensemble may not be the first thing you’d expect to hear at Duke Divinity School’s Convocation & Pastors’ School, an annual conference for Christian leaders. But the 2011 Convocation, Drawn into Scripture: Arts and the Life of the Church, Oct.