About Duke Divinity School

As the spiritual center of a great research university, Duke Divinity School is the embodiment of Duke University’s motto: Eruditio et Religio—Knowledge and Faith. Founded in 1926, the Divinity School attracts students from across the nation and around the world. With many diverse theological perspectives represented here, students find common ground through immersion in Scripture and the church’s tradition for addressing the challenges of faith in contemporary contexts.

The Center of a World-Class University

Duke Divinity School gives you access to all that Duke University offers—from a wide variety of courses at Duke and inter-institutional registration to world-class libraries, lectures by leading thinkers, a thriving arts community, a network of campus organizations, and exciting collegiate athletic events.

Answer God’s Call to Serve

Immerse yourself in thoughtful theological inquiry grounded in Scripture, tradition, experience, and reason. Learn more about our school and programs.
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Curtis Freeman's new book argues that religious dissent was crucial to the establishing of democracy in America and remains essential for its flourishing. Continue Reading  >

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Duke’s doctoral programs in religion and theology have received a two-year $30,000 grant to promote pedagogical formation. 

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Home, Away, and Home Again
Thursday, August 31, 2017 (All day) to Friday, September 1, 2017 (All day)
Join Duke Initiatives in Theology and the Arts for two days of fine art, stimulating lectures with renowned historians and theologians, and an exciting musical performance featuring more... Continue Reading  >
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The Duke Endowment funds internships in rural church settings that provide hands-on experience in ministry for Duke Divinity students and support for the communities they serve.

The program brings participants together for spiritual formation from a Hispanic/Latino Methodist perspective.

 The group meets every week for spiritual formation from a Hispanic Methodist perspective.

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