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Jan. 11, 2011: Due to icy conditions, Duke's severe weather and emergency conditions policy will be in effect through 7:00 p.m.

Duke Initiatives in Theology and the Arts and Duke Chapel will co-sponsor an April 3 performance of Mendelssohn’s St. Paul and a pre-concert panel discussion.

In a lonely, divisive, and destructive world, the church is called to build community, says Gary Simpson, pastor of Concord Baptist Church of Christ. See video »

During Advent, the story of Mary and Joseph shows the importance of saying yes to God, says William H. Lamar IV of Leadership Education.

Rev. Jaylynn Byassee, minister at Duke Memorial United Methodist in Durham, N.C., describes her congregation’s journey from “helping the poor” to pursuing friendship with the poor.

Professor Curtis W. Freeman participates in the final round of Baptist and Catholic talks Dec. 12-18 in Oxford, England.

Publishers Weekly has named Hannah’s Child: A Theological Memoir by Stanley Hauerwas one of the year’s 10 best books in religion.

Read and watch the story of Bryan Carey, a senior at Virginia Tech and a participant in “Reconcilers Weekend,” hosted by the Center for Reconciliation, as he discerns his calling to peacemaking and justice.

Tolu Sosanya (D’09) shares her transformation from apathy to passion as a student at the Center for Reconciliation. Sosanya now works at New Song Urban Ministries in community development.

Christians will read this book about the failure of Christianity in Rwanda with both “tears of lament and as a call to be witnesses to the gospel.” Mark Gornik reviews Mirror to the Church.

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