We are excited to announce that the Memorial Church will undergo much needed renovations in the coming months. The project will focus on long-deferred building and infrastructure maintenance, including accessibility and safety compliance upgrades; a reconfigured lower level Read more about Memorial Church renovations
2016 William Belden Noble lecturer and award-winning author Marilynne Robinson packed the church on the evening of April 4th with a talk on "The Divine." Video and audio recordings of Marilynne Robinson's lecture are now available. Read more about Marilynne Robinson's lecture now available
Come out and support housemates, classmates, blockmates, and friends for this special opportunity to celebrate life at Harvard College. Starting on Monday, April 18th at 8:45 a.m., one graduating senior from each residential house will speak at Morning Prayers, one of Harvard's longest-running traditions. Each senior will speak for 5 minutes within the 15 minute ecumenical service that dates back to the earliest days of Harvard College. Five minutes may not seem like a lot of time, but it's just enough for these brave seniors to describe a friendship, an idea, a professor, or an experience that has shaped their Harvard lives. Read more about Celebrating the Class of 2016!
This coming Sunday, April 17 at 4 p.m., the Harvard University Choir and the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra will perform a selection of J.S. Bach's music including Sinfonia from Cantata No. 29, Magnificat, Singet dem herrn, and Ascension Oratorio.
Award-winning American author Marilynne Robinson will deliver the upcoming 2016 Noble Lecture on Monday, April 4 at 7 p.m. with a talk entitled "The Divine." Matthew Potts, Assistant Professor of Ministry Studies, Harvard Divinity School will give the introduction. Read more about Marilynne Robinson to deliver 2016 Noble Lecture
In anticipation of the 3rd Annual LGBTQ Conference at Harvard, the Memorial Church will feature a special week of Morning Prayers talks next week (Feb 29 – Mar 5) that will focus on "The Queer Divine: Perspectives and Theologies from LGBTQ Lived Experiences." Read more about Upcoming LGBTQ Harvard events
We are excited to announce that a Choral Fellows recording of "Christmas Eve: A Trio with Solos," by the 10 year old Samuel Barber (reconstructed by Iain Quinn) will be featured on Christmas Eve on Performance Today!, a popular classical music radio program. You can listen on the Performance Today! website. The performance is in Hour One of the program.