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Upcoming Service Details

University Worship - Student Preacher Sunday - Sunday, April 2

All are welcome. Preacher: Katie Becker, a senior and psychology major from Bellevue, Washington. Parking is available in the Bryan Center garage (125 Science Drive). Please call 919-681-9488 or email dukechapel@duke.edu for more information.

Event Date Service Preacher
Sunday, December 25 Christmas Day University Worship Sermon: 12.25.16 Bruce Puckett Sermon - For Unto You12.25.16 Duke Chapel Christmas Day Bulletin The Rev. Bruce Puckett, Duke Chapel Director of Worship and Community Ministry
Saturday, December 24 Christmas Eve Service of Lessons and CarolsDuke Chapel Christmas Eve 2016 - 11 p.m. Lessons and Carols Service Bulletin
Saturday, December 24 Christmas Eve Worship Service Sermon: 12.24.16 Luke Powery Sermon: Let All the World in Every Corner SingDuke Chapel Christmas Eve 2016 - 6 p.m. Service Bulletin
Saturday, December 24 Christmas Eve Service of Carols and Holy Communion Sermon: 12.24.16 Luke Powery Sermon: Let All the World in Every Corner SingDuke Chapel Christmas Eve 2016 - 4 p.m. Service Bulletin
Saturday, December 24 Christmas Eve Children's Service12.24.16 - 2 p.m. Duke Chapel Children's Christmas Eve Bulletin
Sunday, December 18 University Worship Sermon: 12.18.16 Meghan F. Benson Sermon - Extending Grace12-18-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Meghan Feldmeyer Benson, chaplain of Duke Divinity School
Sunday, December 11 University Worship Sermon: 12.11.16 Luke Powery Sermon - Hymn Sing12-11-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, December 4 University Worship Sermon: 12.04.16 Luke Powery Sermon - A Vulnerable Advent12-04-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, November 27 University Worship Sermon: 11.27.16 Carol Gregg Sermon - In The Face of The Unknown11-27-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Carol Gregg, Pastor of the Congregation at Duke University Chapel
Sunday, November 20 University Worship11-20-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Thomas Long, Bandy Professor Emeritus of Preaching and Director of the Early Career Pastoral Leadership Program at Candler School of Theology
Sunday, November 13 University Worship Sermon: 11.13.16 Luke Powery Sermon - There's Work to Do, or, An Open Letter to My Children.11.13.16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, November 6 University Worship Sermon: 11.06.16 Luke Powery Sermon - Is Jesus Post-Bias?11-06-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Monday, October 31 All Hallows' EveDuke Chapel All Hallow's Eve Bulletin - 2016
Sunday, October 30 University Worship Sermon: 10.30.16 Christy Lohr Sapp Sermon - Ever Reforming10-30-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Christy Lohr Sapp, Duke Chapel Associate Dean for Religious Life
Sunday, October 23 University Worship Sermon: 10-23-16 Luke Powery Sermon - Standing in the Need of Prayer10-23-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, October 16 University Worship Sermon: 10.16.16 Joshua Lazard Sermon - Birth of a Nation10-16-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin Min. Joshua Lazard, Duke University Chapel C. Eric Lincoln Minister for Student Engagemen
Sunday, October 9 University Worship10-09-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Cheryl Bridges Johns
Sunday, October 2 University Worship Sermon: 10.02.16 Luke Powery Sermon - God's Counter-Memory10-02-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, September 25 University Worship09-25-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Teresa L. Fry Brown is the Bandy Professor of Preaching at Candler School of Theology
Sunday, September 18 University Worship Sermon: 09.18.16 Alan Storey Sermon: #Bleeding Lives Matter09-18-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin
Sunday, September 11 University Worship Sermon: 09.11.16 Luke Powery Sermon - Seeking What Is Lost09-11-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, September 4 University Worship Sermon: 09.04.16 Luke Powery Opening Sunday Sermon - Crossroads09.04.16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Tuesday, August 30 Divinity School Opening Convocation
Sunday, August 28 University Worship Sermon: 08.28.16 Luke Powery Sermon08-28-16 Orientation Sunday Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, August 21 University Worship08-21-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Raquel Lettsome, Associate Minister at Union African Methodist Episcopal Church in Warwick, NY
Sunday, August 14 University Worship08-14-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Esther Acolatse, Assistant Professor of the Practice of Pastoral Theology and World Christianity, Duke Divinity School
Sunday, August 7 University Worship Sermon: 08.07.16 Luke Powery Sermon08-07-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, July 31 University Worship07-31-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Gabriel Salguero, President of the National Latino Evangelical Coalition
Sunday, July 24 University Worship Sermon: 07.24.16 Jason Byassee Sermon.07-24-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Jason Byassee, Butler Chair in Homiletics and Biblical Hermeneutics, Vancouver School of Theology
Sunday, July 17 University Worship07-17-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Jana Childers, Dean of San Francisco Theological Seminary
Sunday, July 10 University Worship Sermon: 07.10.16 Carol Gregg Sermon v207-10-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Carol Gregg, Pastor of the Congregation at Duke Chapel
Sunday, July 3 University Worship Sermon: 07.03.16 Luke Powery Sermon v. 207-03-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, June 26 University Worship Sermon: 06.26.16 Bruce Puckett Sermon06-26-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Bruce Puckett, Director of Worship and Community Ministry
Sunday, June 19 University Worship Sermon: 06.19.16 Luke Powery Sermon06-19-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, June 12 University Worship06-12-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin Joshua Lazard, C. Eric Lincoln Minister for Student Engagement
Sunday, June 5 University Worship Sermon: 06.05.16 Duke Chapel Christy Lohr Sapp Sermon06-05-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin Dr. Christy Lohr Sapp, Associate Dean for Religious Life, Duke Chapel
Sunday, May 29 University Worship Sermon: 05.29.16 Luke Powery Sermon05-29-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, May 22 University Worship - First Sunday Returning to Duke Chapel Sermon: 05.22.16 Luke Powery Sermon II05-22-16 Duke Chapel Reopening Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Saturday, May 14 Duke Divinity School Baccalaureate Service Dr. Eboni Marshall Turman, Director of the Office of Black Church Studies, Duke Divinity School
Saturday, May 14 Baccalaureate Service: Surnames R-Z Sermon: 05.13-14.16 Luke Powery Baccalaureate Sermon The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Saturday, May 14 Baccalaureate Service: Surnames I-Q Sermon: 05.13-14.16 Luke Powery Baccalaureate Sermon The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Friday, May 13 Baccalaureate Service: Surnames A-H Sermon: 05.13-14.16 Luke Powery Baccalaureate Sermon Revd. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke University Chapel
Sunday, May 8 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: 05.08.16 Luke Powery Sermon05-08-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, May 1 University Worship - Page Auditorium05-01-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin Bishop Hope Morgan Ward, Bishop, North Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church
Sunday, April 24 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: 04.24.16 Ellen Davis Sermon04-24-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin Dr. Ellen Davis, Amos Ragan Kearns Professor of Bible and Practical Theology, Duke Divinity School
Sunday, April 17 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: 04.17.16 Luke Powery Sermon04-17-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, April 10 University Worship - Page Auditorium04-10-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Sarah Jobe, Chaplain at the North Carolina Correctional Institute for Women
Sunday, April 3 University Worship - Page Auditorium04-03-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rt. Rev. Dr. William H. Willimon, Professor of the Practice of Christian Ministry at Duke Divinity School and Bishop Emeritus of the United Methodist Church
Sunday, March 27 Easter Worship Service - Page Auditorium03-27-16 Easter Sunday 11 a.m. Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, March 27 Easter Service with Holy Communion - Page Auditorium Sermon: 03-27-16 Easter Sunday 9 a.m. Communion Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, March 27 Easter Sunrise Service - MOVED TO PAGE AUDITORIUM03-27-16 Easter Sunday 6:30 a.m. Sunrise Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Stephen Chapman, Associate Professor of Old Testament at Duke Divinity School
Friday, March 25 Good Friday Service of Tenebrae - Page AuditoriumGood Friday Duke Chapel Tenebrae Bulletin 2016 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Friday, March 25 Good Friday Noon Service - Goodson ChapelGood Friday Duke Chapel Stations of the Cross and Noon Bulletin 2016 The Rev. Dr. Willie Jennings, associate professor of systematic theology and Africana studies at Yale Divinity School
Friday, March 25 Procession of the Stations of the Cross - MOVED TO GOODSON CHAPELGood Friday Duke Chapel Stations of the Cross and Noon Bulletin 2016
Thursday, March 24 Maundy Thursday Service - Goodson Chapel03-24-16 Maundy Thursday Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Susan Eastman, associate research professor of New Testament at Duke Divinity School
Sunday, March 20 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: 03.20.16 Luke Powery Sermon03-20-16 Palm Sunday Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, March 13 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: 03.13.16 Curtis Freeman Sermon03-13-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Curtis Freeman, Research Professor of Theology and Baptist Studies; Director, Baptist House of Studies, Duke Divinity School
Sunday, March 6 University Worship - Page Auditorium03-06-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, February 28 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: 02.28.16 Yi Ying Teh Duke Chapel Sermon02-28-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin Student Preacher Sunday
Sunday, February 21 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: 02.21.16 Barbara Brown Taylor Sermon02-21-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Barbara Brown Taylor, Butman Professor of Religion, Piedmont College, Demorest, GA
Sunday, February 14 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: Full of the SpiritBulletin for the First Sunday in Lent 2016 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, February 7 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: 02.07.16 Luke Powery Sermon02-07-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, January 31 University Worship - Page Auditorium01-31-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. James Forbes, Senior Minister Emeritus of The Riverside Church, Manhattan, NY
Sunday, January 24 CANCELLED: University Worship - Page Auditorium01-24-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Thomas Long, Bandy Professor of Preaching Emeritus, Candler School of Theology, Emory University
Sunday, January 17 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: 01.17.16 Jonathan Walton Sermon01-17-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Jonathan Walton, Plummer Professor of Christian Morals; Pusey Minister in the Memorial Church; and Professor of Religion and Society, Harvard Divinity School
Sunday, January 10 University Worship - Page Auditorium01-10-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, January 3 University Worship - Page Auditorium Sermon: 01.03.16 Carol Gregg Sermon01-03-16 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Carol Gregg, Pastor of the Congregation at Duke Chapel