Duke Chapel

Duke University Worship Service with Sam Wells Preaching

Sunday, April 17, 2011 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Duke Chapel
(919) 681-9488

The Duke University Sunday Worship Service will feature Sam Wells, dean of Duke Chapel, preaching.

Duke Vespers Ensemble Spring Concert

Saturday, April 16, 2011 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm
Duke Chapel
(919) 684-3898

The Duke Vespers Ensemble will present its spring concert, "Beata Progenies," featuring English music about biblical families. Admission is free.

Walk the Labyrinth at Duke Chapel

Tuesday, April 12, 2011 - 8:30am to 6:00pm
Duke Chapel
(919) 681-9488

The Duke community is invited to walk the canvas labyrinth that will be located in Duke Chapel. The labyrinth will be at the chapel for one day only.

Duke University Worship Service with Sam Wells Preaching

Sunday, April 10, 2011 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Duke Chapel
(919) 681-9488

Sam Wells, dean of Duke Chapel, will preach at the Duke University Worship Service.

Duke University Worship Service with Shane Claiborne

Sunday, April 3, 2011 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Duke Chapel
(919) 684-8478 or meghan.feldmeyer@duke.edu

The Duke University Sunday Worship Service will feature Shane Claiborne, a co-founder of a New Monastic community, The Simple Way (now the Potter Street community), in Philadelphia, Pa., preaching. He is also a prominent voice for nonviolence and redistribution of wealth to the poor.

A graduate of Eastern University, Claiborne has also attended Princeton Theological Seminary and is a part of the Alternative Seminary in Philadelphia. He spent 10 weeks working alongside Mother Teresa in Calcutta, and three weeks in Baghdad with the Iraq Peace Team in spring 2003.

Claiborne is the author of The Irresistible Revolution: Living as an Ordinary Radical and co-author of Jesus for President: Politics for Ordinary Radicals, which was named one of Publishers’ Weekly Books of the Year for 2008. He most recently published Common Prayer: A Liturgy for Ordinary Radicals with Durham, N.C., residents Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove and Enuma Okoro.



“Reflections on Faith” with Shane Claiborne

Monday, April 4, 2011 - 10:00am to 11:30am
0016 Westbrook
(919) 684-8478 or meghan.feldmeyer@duke.edu

Duke Chapel will sponsor an informal discussion, “Reflections on Faith," with Shane Claiborne, a co-founder of a New Monastic community, The Simple Way (now the Potter Street community), in Philadelphia, Pa., and a prominent voice for nonviolence and redistribution of wealth to the poor. A question and answer session will follow the discussion. He also will be the guest preacher at Duke Chapel on April 3 at the 11 a.m. worship service.

A graduate of Eastern University, Claiborne has also attended Princeton Theological Seminary and is a part of the Alternative Seminary in Philadelphia. He spent 10 weeks working alongside Mother Teresa in Calcutta, and three weeks in Baghdad with the Iraq Peace Team in spring 2003.

Claiborne is the author of The Irresistible Revolution: Living as an Ordinary Radical and co-author of Jesus for President: Politics for Ordinary Radicals, which was named one of Publishers’ Weekly Books of the Year for 2008. He most recently published Common Prayer: A Liturgy for Ordinary Radicals with Durham, N.C., residents Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove and Enuma Okoro.

Dean’s Dialogue with Sam Wells and Kerry Watson of Durham Regional Hospital

Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Duke Chapel
david.allen@duke.edu or (919) 684-2032

The fourth and last event in the 2010-2011 Dean’s Dialogue series, “Listening to the Heart of Durham,” will feature Duke Chapel Dean Sam Wells and Kerry Watson, president of Durham Regional Hospital.

Duke University Worship Service

Sunday, March 27, 2011 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Duke Chapel
(919) 681-9488

The Duke University worship service will feature a student preacher as part of Student Preacher Day.

Duke Chapel Organ Recital with Robert Parkins

Sunday, March 20, 2011 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
(919) 684-3898

Duke Chapel will sponsor a free organ recital by Robert Parkins, Duke University organist, as part of the 2010-2011 Organ Recital Series.

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