University Public Worship 2017
by Stanford University
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Protestant Ecumenical Christian worship featuring outstanding choral and organ music as well as thoughtful speakers and preachers from diverse religious traditions including the Stanford University Dean for Religious Life, Dean Jane Shaw; Senior Associate Dean Rabbi Patricia Karlin-Neumann and Associate Dean Rev. Joanne Sanders. Holy Communion offered twice each month; Sacrament of Baptism offered twice (Fall and Spring) during the academic year. Multifaith services featuring student speakers, musicians and vocalists are held throughout the academic year. Students, staff, faculty, alumni, visitors and community members are always welcome to this engaging, nourishing and thoughtful service of worship.
||2017/02/26 Celebrating Families?||Professor Adrian Thatcher, served as guest preacher on February 26, 2017. The sermon was titled "Celebrating Families?” with the Gospel reading of Mark 3:31-35.||2/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||2017/02/19 Presidents & Precedents||Rabbi Patricia Karlin-Neumann does a sermon titled "Presidents & Precedents" on February 19, 2017 at the Stanford Memorial Church. The reading for the sermon was Deuteronomy 16:18-20.||2/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||2017/02/12 Challenge & Celebration||The Rev. Wendy Smith, served as guest preacher on February 12, 2017. The Rev. Professor Jane Shaw and The Rev. Wendy Smith both contributed to the sermon; titled “Challenge & Celebration.” The readings referenced were Isiah 43:1-7 and 2 Corinthians 3:16-18. The Gospel was John 6:35-40.||2/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||2017/02/05 A Dead Tree in Fruitful Times||The Rev. Floyd Thompkins, served as guest preacher on February 5, 2017. The sermon was titled "A Dead Tree in Fruitful Times." The Gospel Reading was Matthew 21:18-21.||2/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||2017/01/29 Protecting and Defending Vulnerable People||The Rev. Jim Wallis, Founder of Sojourners, served as guest preacher on January 29, 2017. His sermon was titled 'Protecting & Defending Vulnerable People.'||1/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||2017/01/22: Emancipation of the heart and soul||Sughra Ahmed does a sermon on the topic of "Emancipation of the heart and soul" on January 22, 2016 at the Stanford Memorial Church.||1/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||2017/01/20: Reflections on Being American||Dean Persis Drell: Reflections on Being American, on January 20, 2017 at the Reinvigorating Community: A Gathering for Inauguration Day held in Memorial Church.||1/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||2017/01/15: Why Jesus Called a Man a Fool||Martin Luther King Jr. speech was delivered at Mount Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church in Chicago, August 27, 1967.||1/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||2017/01/08: The Hour Has Come||The Rev. Joanne Sanders does a sermon on the topic of, "The Hour Has Come" on January 8, 2017 at the Stanford Memorial Church.||1/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||2017/01/01: The Virtues of New Beginnings||Rabbi Patricia Karlin-Neumann does a sermon on the subject of "The Virtues of New Beginnings" on January 1, 2017 at the Stanford Memorial Church.||1/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|