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
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 to undergo renovations
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.
WQRX News interviews Joel Cohen about this Friday's benefit concert:
"Joel Cohen, artistic director of the Camerata Mediterranea and the lead organizer of Friday's concert, noted that response from American humanitarian groups has lagged behind Europe's. "Somehow or other, it seems more distant from these shores, but wrongly, I think," he said. "We Americans have a lot at stake in this crisis, both from a geopolitical point of view but also from a moral and humanitarian standpoint.”
"It’s tempting to see the more recent examples of women getting access to this privilege as a sign of 'progress,' but this week’s troubling revelations about the prevalence of sexual assault on Harvard’s campus offer a sobering reminder of our own incapacities."
Timothy McCarthy ’93 delivered a powerful talk at yesterday's Morning Prayers. Read the text of his full talk in The Harvard Crimson.
Congrats to our own Rev. Dr. Lucy Forster-Smith on the publication of her new book: Crossing Thresholds: The Making and Remaking of a 21st Century College Chaplain. Read about her moving story in The Huffington Post.