Black Church Studies

Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture Features Bishop Hoyt

Thursday, February 16, 2012

The Office of Black Church Studies will host Senior Bishop Thomas Hoyt, Jr. March 27-28, 2012.

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The Office of Black Church Studies will sponsor its 2012 spring Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture Series on March 27-28.

The lecture series provides opportunities to hear outstanding black preachers in Duke Divinity School classes and worship services. The series is open to the public, and all are welcome to attend.

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Martin Luther King Lecture Series Brown Bag Lunch with Senior Bishop Thomas Hoyt Jr.

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 - 12:30pm to 1:20pm
Alumni Memorial Common Room
obcs@div.duke

The Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School will sponsor its 2012 spring Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture Series on March 27-28. This spring's series will feature the Senior Bishop Thomas Hoyt Jr., the 48th bishop of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, preaching and lecturing. Sermon titles and lecture topic to be announced.

In conjunction with the lecture series, this brown bag lunch will provide a time of informal conversation and fellowship with Hoyt.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture Series Lecture with Senior Bishop Thomas Hoyt Jr.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Goodson Chapel
obcs@div.duke.edu

The Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School will sponsor its 2012 spring Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture Series on March 27-28.

This spring's series will feature the Senior Bishop Thomas Hoyt Jr., the 48th bishop of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, preaching and lecturing.

Hoyt will lecture March 27. The lecture topic will be announced.

 

Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture Series Morning Worship Service with Senior Bishop Thomas Hoyt Jr.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 11:25am to 12:15pm
Goodson Chapel
obcs@div.duke.edu

The Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School will sponsor its 2012 spring Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture Series on March 27-28. This spring's series will feature the Senior Bishop Thomas Hoyt Jr., the 48th bishop of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, preaching and lecturing. Sermon titles and lecture topic to be announced.

Hoyt will preach at this morning worship service March 27 in addition to later giving a lecture and speaking at a brown-bag lunch.


 

 

Dr. Judy Fentriss-Williams Brown Bag Feb. 29

Monday, February 6, 2012

Dr. Fentriss-Williams's interests include a literary approach to scripture that celebrates multiple voices and inter-textuality.

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Dr. Abraham Smith to speak on King James Bible

Monday, February 6, 2012

 Dr. Abraham Smith, professor of the New Testament at Perkins School of Theology, will present a lecture Feb. 14 on "The King James Bible and the Figuring of African American Bodies."

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Durham Pilgrimage of Pain and Hope

Friday, March 23, 2012 - 12:20pm to Sunday, March 25, 2012 - 3:00pm
Duke Divinity School
obcs@div.duke.edu

The Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School will sponsor a Durham Pilgrimage of Pain and Hope titled "A Journey of Hope along a Path of Pain."

The annual pilgrimage will include a tour of historic Stagville Plantation in Durham County and the Hayti Community Center in Durham, as well as provide an opportunity for participants to hear stories of local activists and pastors.

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Office of Black Church Studies Brown-Bag Lunch with Judy Fentress-Williams

Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 12:20pm to 1:20pm
Alumni Memorial Common Room (AMCR)
obcs@div.duke.edu

The Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School will sponsor a brown-bag lunch discussion with Judy Fentress-Williams, an Old Testament scholar at Virginia Theological Seminary. The topic will be announced later.

Lunch will not be provided.

"The King James Bible and the Figuring of African American Bodies" with Abraham Smith

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
York Reading Room, Duke Divinity Library
obcs@div.duke.edu

The Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School will sponsor a public lecture, "The King James Bible and the Figuring of African American Bodies," with Abraham Smith, a New Testament scholar from Perkins School of Theology.

A reception will follow the lecture.

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