Duke Chapel

Duke Chapel Organ Recital with Professors Annette Richards and David Yearsley at Cornell University

Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 5:00pm
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The Duke Chapel Organ Recital Series will feature a recital by Annette Richards and David Yearsley, music professors at Cornell University.

Richards, also an university organist at Cornell, is a laureate of international organ competitions at Dublin and Bruges. Yearsley, active as a performer on other keyboard instruments as well as the organ, lists among his awards all major prizes at the Bruges Early Music Festival.

Their recital will include solo and duet repertoire on the Brombaugh and Flentrop organs by early English composers J.S. Bach and Soler, as well as transcriptions of works by Mozart and Rossini.

Duke Vespers Ensemble Special Choral Vespers Service

Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 5:15pm
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The Duke Vespers Ensemble will hold a special Choral Vespers evening service featuring guest conductor Paul T. Kwami, music director of the Fisk Jubilee Singers, and guest soloist Luke Powery, dean of Duke Chapel.

The free, 30-40 minute candlelight service consists of Scripture readings, prayers, and sacred music.

Ciompi Quartet Lunchtime Classics at Duke Chapel

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 12:00pm
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Duke University Chapel will sponsor the first in a series of free lunchtime performances by the Ciompi Quartet. The "Ciompi Quartet Lunchtime Classics" will feature 50 minutes of music accompanied by a brief introduction by a quartet member.

Other performances will be held Jan. 14, 2014 and March 25, 2014.  No food or drinks are permitted in the chapel.

Duke University Chapel Blessing of Animals Service with McKennon Shea

Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 3:00pm
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Duke Univeristy Chapel will hold its annual Blessing of Animals Service featuring McKennon Shea, director of admissions at Duke Divinity School, leading the blessings.

The outdoor worship service has been held each year at the chapel on the Sunday in October closest to the Feast Day of St. Francis since 1989. The worship tradition was made notable by the camels and other circus animals blessed each year at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City.

Last year, Duke Chapel ministers blessed animals ranging from hamsters to horses.

Duke University Sunday Worship Service with Professor Richard Lischer Preaching

Sunday, November 24, 2013 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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The Duke University Sunday Worship Service will feature Richard Lischer, James T. and Alice Mead Cleland Professor of Preaching at Duke Divinity School, preaching.

Duke University Sunday Worship Service with Professor Lester Ruth Preaching

Sunday, November 17, 2013 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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The Duke University Sunday Worship Service will feature Lester Ruth, research professor of Christian worship at Duke Divinity School, preaching.

Duke University Sunday Worship Service with Duke Chapel Dean Luke Powery Preaching

Sunday, November 10, 2013 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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The Duke University Sunday Worship Service will feature Luke Powery, dean of Duke Chapel, preaching.

Duke University Sunday Worship Service with Sam Wells, Vicar of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London, and Former Duke Chapel Dean, Preaching

Sunday, November 3, 2013 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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The Duke University Sunday Worship Service will feature Sam Wells, vicar of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London, and former Duke Chapel dean, preaching.

Duke University Sunday Worship Service with Duke Chapel Dean Luke Powery Preaching

Sunday, October 27, 2013 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
(919) 681-9488

The Duke University Sunday Worship Service will feature Luke Powery, dean of Duke Chapel, preaching.

Duke University Sunday Worship Service with Adam Hollowell of Duke Chapel Preaching

Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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The Duke University Sunday Worship Service will feature Adam Hollowell, director of student ministry at Duke Chapel, preaching.

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