Repeats on the first Thursday of February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December until Thu May 01 2014 .
The ancient service of Compline is held on the first Thursday of each month during the academic Term. Based upon the traditional evening liturgy of scripture, music, prayers, and silence, this twenty-minute service is sung in the candlelit space of Appleton Chapel by members of the Harvard University Choir. All are welcome.
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Apr 23 2014 except Wed Mar 19 2014.
9:00am to 10:15am
The Porch of the Memorial Church
Following each service of Morning Prayers on Wednesdays, free coffee and snacks will be available at MemCafé from 9:00 to 10:15 a.m. on the steps of the Memorial Church across from Widener Library. All are welcome!
Preacher: Jonathan L. Walton, Plummer Professor of Christian Morals and Pusey Minister, The Memorial Church, Harvard University
Sermon: "Persecuted for a Purpose" “Blessed are you when people revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely on my account. Rejoice and be glad, for your reward is great in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you.” (Matthew 5:11–12)
Anthems: Howells – Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale); Tavener – The Lamb