The Ground of Hospitality

"To ignore the soil or, even worse, to despise it, is to cut oneself off from the love of God and the power of life that circulates through it," writes Professor Norman Wirzba in Plough Quarterly.

Luke A. Powery: Spirituals Teach Us About Suffering Before God

African-American spirituals have given voice to people for whom “Lent was life,” says the associate professor of homiletics and dean of Duke Chapel. Faith & Leadership interviews him about his new book, “Were You There? Lenten Reflections on the Spirituals.”

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Cover of the book Minding the Web: Making Theological Connections
In his new book, Stanley Hauerwas continues his life’s work of exploring the theological web, discovering and recovering the connections necessary for the church to bear faithful witness to Christ in changing times. Continue Reading  >


Dr. Joel Marcus
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
The Duke Divinity School Office of the Dean will host a retirement lecture given by Dr. Joel Marcus. The lecture, "Thoughts on the Parting of the Ways Between Judaism and Christianity," is free and... Continue Reading  >
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