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University Worship - Sunday, October 22

All are welcome. Students who are becoming Chapel Scholars will be commissioned during this worship service. Parking is available in the Bryan Center garage (125 Science Drive). Please call 919-681-9488 or email dukechapel@duke.edu for more information.

10-22-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin
Event Date Service Preacher
Sunday, October 15 University Worship Sermon: 10.15.17 Adam Hollowell Sermon - A Parable10-15-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Dr. Adam Hollowell, Director of Student Ministry
Sunday, October 8 University Worship: Inaugural Worship Service, Founders' Sunday10.08.17 Duke Chapel Founders' and Inauguration Sunday Bulletin Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, October 1 University Worship Sermon: 10.01.17 David Beckmann Sermon - Christian Communion and Hungry People10.01.17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. David Beckmann, Executive Director, Bread for the World
Sunday, September 24 University Worship09-24-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin
Sunday, September 17 University Worship09-17-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Elaine Heath
Sunday, September 10 University Worship Sermon: 09.10.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon - The Secret of Reconciliation09-10-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Luke A. Powery
Sunday, September 3 University Worship Sermon: 09.03.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon - Living Through a Hurricane09-03-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Luke A. Powery
Tuesday, August 29 Duke Divinity School Opening Convocation
Sunday, August 27 University Worship Sermon: 08.27.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon - Eclipsing Identities08.27.17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Luke A. Powery
Sunday, August 20 University Worship Sermon: Maintaining Justice08-20-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Dr. Christy Lohr Sapp
Sunday, August 13 University Worship Sermon: 08.13.17 Frank A. Thomas Sermon - Did Heaven Make a Mistake?08-13-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Frank A. Thomas
Sunday, August 6 University Worship Sermon: 08.06.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon - Living with a Limp08-06-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, July 30 University Worship07-30-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Fredrick A. Davis
Thursday, July 27 Duke Divinity Summer Course of Study Closing Convocation
Sunday, July 23 University Worship07-23-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Susan Dunlap
Sunday, July 16 University Worship Sermon: 07.16.17 Bruce Puckett Sermon - The Soil, The Seed, The Sower07-16-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Bruce Puckett
Sunday, July 9 University Worship07-09-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Lisa Thompson
Sunday, July 2 University Worship Sermon: 07.02.17 Joshua Lazard Sermon - Missing the Prophecies of God07-02-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Joshua Lazard
Sunday, June 25 University Worship Sermon: 06.25.17 Carol Gregg Sermon - It’s Hard – Do It Anyway06-25-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Carol Gregg
Sunday, June 18 University Worship06-18-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Paul Scott Wilson
Sunday, June 11 University Worship Sermon: 06.11.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon - Good God06-11-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, June 4 University Worship Sermon: 06.04.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon - Variety Anxiety06-04-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, May 28 University Worship Sermon: 05.28.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon - Joy?05-28-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, May 21 University Worship Sermon: 05.21.17 Bruce Puckett Sermon - In Defense of Hope05-21-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Bruce Puckett
Saturday, May 13 Duke Divinity School Baccalaureate Service2017 Duke Divinity School Baccalaureate Service
Saturday, May 13 Baccalaureate Service: Surnames R-Z Sermon: 05.12-13.17 Luke A. Powery Baccalaureate Sermon - Borders of Promise
Saturday, May 13 Baccalaureate Service: Surnames I-Q Sermon: 05.12-13.17 Luke A. Powery Baccalaureate Sermon - Borders of Promise
Friday, May 12 Baccalaureate Service: Surnames A-H Sermon: 05.12-13.17 Luke A. Powery Baccalaureate Sermon - Borders of Promise
Sunday, May 7 University Worship05-07-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin
Sunday, April 30 University Worship Sermon: 04.30.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon - Humpty Dumpty and Jesus04-30-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin
Sunday, April 23 University Worship Sermon: 04.23.17 Barbara Brown Taylor Sermon - Take a Breath04-23-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin
Thursday, April 20 Duke Divinity School 2017 Closing Convocation
Sunday, April 16 Easter Worship Service Sermon: 04.16.17 Luke A. Powery Easter Sermon - Be Not AfraidDuke Chapel Easter Sunday 11 a.m. Bulletin 2017 Rev. Dr. Luke A. Powery
Friday, April 14 Service of Tenebrae Sermon: 04.14.17 Luke Powery Tenebrae Sermon - Father, Forgive UsDuke Chapel Good Friday Tenebrae Bulletin 2017 Rev. Dr. Luke A. Powery
Friday, April 14 Good Friday Noon ServiceDuke Chapel Good Friday Stations of the Cross Bulletin 2017 Bishop Anne Hodges-Copple
Thursday, April 13 Maundy Thursday ServiceDuke Chapel Maundy Thursday Bulletin 2017. Dr. Adam Hollowell
Sunday, April 9 University Worship Sermon: 04.09.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon - Who is This?04-09-17 Duke Chapel Palm Sunday Bulletin
Sunday, April 2 University Worship - Student Preacher Sunday04-02-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin
Sunday, March 26 University Worship03-26-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin
Sunday, March 19 University Worship Sermon: 03.19.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon: Going Through Samaria03-19-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, March 12 University Worship Sermon: 03.12.17 Luke A. Powery Sermon - Old but New03-12-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, March 5 University Worship03-05-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin. Bishop Ken Carter, Bishop of the Florida Conference of the United Methodist Church
Wednesday, March 1 Ash Wednesday Service
Wednesday, March 1 Ash Wednesday Service
Sunday, February 26 University Worship Sermon: 02.26.17 Katie Owen Aumann Sermon: Called Down02-26-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Katie Owen Aumann, Presbyterian campus minister at Duke University
Sunday, February 19 University Worship02-19-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, February 12 University Worship Sermon: 02-12-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Eboni Marshall Turman, Assistant Professor of Theology and African American Religion at Yale Divinity School
Sunday, February 5 University Worship Sermon: 02.05.17 Luke Powery Sermon - Fast Food02-05-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, January 29 University Worship Sermon: 01.29.17 Luke Powery Sermon - Foolish Wisdom01-29-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, January 22 University Worship Sermon: 01.22.17 Luke Powery Sermon - The Problem of Belonging01-22-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, January 15 University Worship Sermon: 01.15.17 Richard Lischer Sermon - John Told the Truth. So Can We.01-15-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin with MLK Litany The Rev. Dr. Richard Lischer, the James T. and Alice Mead Cleland Professor Emeritus in the Divinity School, guest preacher
Sunday, January 8 CANCELED: University Worship01-08-17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Dr. Susan Dunlap, Adjunct Assistant Professor and Director of the M.Div./M.S.W. Dual Degree Program at Duke Divinity School
Sunday, January 1 University Worship Sermon: 01.01.17 Megan M. Pardue Sermon - Seek and You Will Find01.01.17 Duke Chapel Bulletin Rev. Megan Pardue, Senior Pastor at Refuge Church in Durham, NC