The grant from the Lilly Endowment Inc, part of their Pathways for Tomorrow initiative, will support the Hybrid Master of Divinity program and other flexible programs to deliver theological education, including Divinity+.
The Duke Accelerated Pastoral Formation Program offers select NC Wesleyan juniors and seniors the option to begin coursework toward Duke’s Hybrid M.Div.or M.A.C.P. degrees while completing their baccalaureate degree.
This grant from The Duke Endowment will support pastors in Wesleyan traditions to develop retreats and to build networks that recognize the stresses, challenges, and opportunities in their particular communities.
The Rev. Luke Powery, who has served since 2012 as Dean of Duke Chapel, has been reappointed to a third five-year term following the completion of a university review, President Vincent E. Price said this week.