Next Sunday Service
Note the new location while the Memorial Church undergoes renovations.
Preacher: Professor Jonathan L. Walton, Plummer Professor of Christian Morals and Pusey Minister in the Memorial Church. Anthems: "How Excellent Thy Name, O Lord" from Saul, George Frideric Handel; "The Heavens Are Telling" from The Creation, Joseph Haydn.
Directions & Parking
The Knafel Center is located at 10 Garden Street in Radcliffe Yard. If you are coming by cab or being dropped off, the closest entrance to the Knafel Center in Radcliffe Yard is near the intersection of Mason & Garden Streets. In addition to these parking options, the Littauer parking lot continues to be available for Sunday Service parking, which is accessed via the driveway at 33 Oxford Street, the Maxwell-Dworkin Building, until 2 p.m. It's approximately a 7 minute walk from the Littauer lot to the Knafel Center.
Welcome Class of 2020!
Professor Jonathan L. Walton gives the Invocation at Harvard Freshman Convocation on August, 30, 2016.
Wondering what the Memorial Church is all about?
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FROM THE BLOG
The Memorial Church of Harvard University is a space of grace in the center of the Yard, rooted in the good news of Jesus Christ. Affectionately known as “MemChurch,” we pursue partnerships within and beyond Harvard, empowering community members to serve the world as well-informed, compassionate, moral citizens. Through worship and ministry outreach, MemChurch aims to promote justice and mercy by confronting life’s challenges, differences, and our own imperfections with courage, empathy, and an ethic of love. By doing so, the Memorial Church seeks to educate minds, expand hearts, and enrich lives.