June 2010

In this morning’s plenary, Dr. Hauerwas challenged our presumptions about the nature and role of the Church in our lives and in the world.

At a Glance

Theme

Life in the Spirit: The Church as a Witness

Faculty Speaker

Dr. Stanley Hauerwas, Gilbert T. Rowe Professor of Theological Ethics

Lectionary Texts

Deuteronomy 6; Isaiah 49:1-7; Psalm 84; 1 Corinthians 12:12-27; Acts 1:1-

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"The Lord is risen indeed!" said the 11 disciples in Jerusalem to those who had encountered Jesus en route to Emmaus. So also have we been saying and hearing here at DYA today.

At a Glance

Theme

Resurrection

Faculty Speaker

Dr. Douglas Campbell, Associate Professor of New Testament

Lectionary Texts

Exodus 14:10-14,21-25;15:20-21; Psalm 118:1-214-24; 1 Corinthians 15:3-23; Luke 24:1-35

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After a busy week, we were ready to switch to a different rhythm for our weekend.

At a Glance

Theme

Pilgrimage & Sabbath

Lectionary Texts

Amos 8:1-12; Psalm 52; Colossians 1:15-28; Luke 10:38-2

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In our Friday morning plenary, Dr. Colón-Emeric guided students on the journey of Christ’s suffering and death.

At a Glance

Theme

Passion

Faculty Speaker

Rev. Dr. Edgardo Colón-Emeric, Assistant Research Professor of Theology and Hispanic Studies; Director of the Hispanic Studies Program

Lectionary Texts

Isaiah 52:13-53:12; Psalm 22; Hebrews 10:16-25; John 18-19

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Today we celebrated Christ’s incarnation by diving into our second Arts Village workshops, using our bodies to create and live more fully into the people God has created us to be.

At a Glance

Theme

Incarnation

Faculty Speaker

Dr. Warren Smith, Associate Professor of Historical Theology

Lectionary Texts

Exodus 3:1-15; Philippians 2:5-11; Luke 2:1-20; John 1:1-18

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Today marked our final worship workshop with Dr. Fred Edie as students prepare to lead worship services in week two of DYA.

At a Glance

Theme

Covenant

Faculty Speaker

Dr. Kate Bowler, Assistant Professor of the History of Christianity in the United States

Lectionary Texts

Joshua 24:1-8, 13-25; Psalm 136; 1 Peter 2:1-10; Matthew 26:26-29

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As with each day at DYA, we begin and end with worship!

At a Glance

Theme

Creation

Faculty Speaker

Dr. Willie Jennings, Associate Professor of Theology and Black Church Studies

Lectionary Texts

Genesis 1-2:4a; Psalm 33; Romans 8:18-25; 2 Corinthians 5:16-21

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This afternoon we spent some time getting to know one another before heading to the DYA Artists’ Showcase in Goodson Chapel.

At a Glance

Theme

Introduction to Baptismal Theology & Life

Faculty Speaker

Rev. Dr. Fred Edie, Associate Professor of the Practice of Christian Education and Faculty Director of the Duke Youth Academy for Christian Formation

Lectionary Texts

Ecclesiastes 3:1-8; Psalm 119:1-8, 33-48,129-144; Romans 6:3-11; John 6:26-36

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