Worship Service

Memorial Service for Professor Susan Keefe

Friday, August 31, 2012 - 3:00pm
Goodson Chapel
stilley@div.duke.edu or (919) 660-3539

A memorial service for Susan Keefe, associate professor of church history at Duke Divinity School, will be held in Goodson Chapel with Dean Richard B. Hays, George Washington Ivey Professor of New Testament, preaching.

After the service, a public reception will be held in the Refectory at the school.

There also will be a live webcast of the service.

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Duke University Sunday Worship Service with Professor Ellen Davis Preaching

Sunday, August 26, 2012 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
(919) 681-9488

The Duke University Sunday Worship Service will feature Ellen Davis, Amos Ragan Kearns Distinguished Professor of Bible and Practical Theology at Duke Divinity School, preaching.

Service of Word and Table with M.Div. Student Michael Long Preaching

Thursday, August 30, 2012 - 11:25am to 12:15pm
Goodson Chapel
stilley@div.duke.edu or (919) 660-3539

Duke Divinity School will hold a worship service featuring Michael Long, senior M.Div. student, preaching. Sally Bates, chaplain, will celebrate.

Service of the Word with G. Sujin Pak Preaching

Wednesday, August 29, 2012 - 11:25am to 12:15pm
Goodson Chapel
stilley@div.duke.edu or (919) 660-3539

Duke Divinity School will hold a Service of the Word with G. Sujin Pak, associate dean for academic programs and assistant professor of the history of Christianity at the school, preaching.

This service will include a time of blessing and dedicating the work of the Divinity School community to the glory of God. Attendees are asked to bring book bags, laptops, research notes, and similar items to the worship service to be placed before the altar. 

Form/Reform: Cultivating Christian Leaders

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Friday, August 3, 2012
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CPS 2012

The 2012 Convocation & Pastors’ School will explore how to shape Christians for leadership in a diverse and evolving social landscape. Learn more and register.

Duke Divinity School’s annual Convocation & Pastors’ School will return Oct. 15-16, featuring lectures by renowned scholars and practitioners, seminars that foster in-depth discussion, worship services, and the opportunity to reconnect with friends and faculty. 

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Summer Course of Study Closing Convocation with Mickey Efird Preaching

Thursday, July 26, 2012 - 7:30pm
Duke Chapel
Casey Elia, celia@div.duke.edu or (919) 613-5324

James "Mickey" Efird, professor emeritus of Biblical Interpretation at Duke Divinity School, will preach at the Closing Convocation of the 2012 Summer Course of Study.

Nathan E. Kirkpatrick, managing director at Leadership Education, will be the celebrant at the Service of the Word and Table that marks the end of the summer course held at the Divinity School on July 1-26.  Students completing their fifth year or advanced studies will receive recognition at the service.
 
A reception for all students and families will be held at the Refectory Cafe at the school immediately after the service.

Duke Divinity School Opening Convocation  

Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 11:25am to 12:30pm
Duke Chapel
(919) 660-3459 or sbates@div.duke.edu

Duke Divinity School will hold its Opening Convocation Service, the first worship service of the 2012-13 academic year for students, faculty and staff.

The convocation service, which is highlighted by an academic procession of the faculty and selected senior administrative staff, also includes a blessing of new faculty and staff, and a welcoming to the entering class of students.

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. His homily, titled “Eating the Word,” will be based on Scripture from John 6:53-69.

The convocation can be watched on a live webcast. The webcast can also be accessed at this site.

Duke Chapel Labyrinth Walk

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Duke Chapel
sbates@div.duke.edu

Duke Chapel will sponser a labyrinth walk during Lent 2013 that is open to the public.

The labyrinth is an ancient practice of walking prayer that dates back to the 12th century. Participants meditatively walk on a canvas prayer cloth nearly 40 feet in diameter. A prayer walk takes about 30 minutes to complete.

Duke Divinity School Baccalaureate Service

Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 6:30pm
Duke Chapel
dsteenburg@div.duke.edu

Duke Divinity School will celebrate its 86th Baccalaureate Service with Sam Wells, dean of Duke Chapel and research professor of Christian ethics at the school, preaching.

This 90-minute service of worship includes the traditional ritual of hooding for degree recipients. The event is free and open to the public. Duke Divinity seniors should meet in Goodson Chapel at 5:30 p.m.

The Baccalaureate service will be webcast live on the Duke Chapel webcast page and on Duke's Ustream channel.

Duke Divinity School Closing Convocation

Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 11:25am
Goodson Chapel
dsteenburg@div.duke.edu

Duke Divinity School will hold its 86th Closing Convocation worship service with William C. Turner Jr., associate professor of the practice of homiletics at the school, preaching. Dean Richard B. Hays will be the celebrant at the Service of the Word and Table that marks the end of the academic year and honors graduating seniors.

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