Upcoming Events

  • 2018 Nov 01



    Appleton Chapel in the Memorial Church
    9:00pm to 9:30pm

    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.
  • 2018 Nov 04

    Faith & Life Forum: Memorial Church Seminarians


    Buttrick Room in the Memorial Church
    9:30am to 10:30am

    Speakers: Aric Flemming Jr. MDiv II and KMarie Tejeda MDiv II, Memorial Church Seminarians.

    The Faith & Life Forum explores matters of faith and public life. This term, we will explore the theme of "What do we owe the world?" through readings, discussion, interviews, and lectures. Come for coffee at 9:00 a.m.

  • 2018 Nov 04

    Freshman Family Weekend & Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost


    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    11:00am to 12:30pm

    Prof. Jonathan L. WaltonPreacher: Prof. Jonathan L. Walton, Plummer Professor of Christian Morals and Pusey Minister, The Memorial Church of Harvard University. Anthems: Darke, Communion Service in E minor; Rossini, O salutaris hostia. 

    Listen live on WHRB, Sunday at 11 a.m. A multi-denominational Protestant worship service open to all regardless of faith, serving the Harvard University community and beyond. 

  • 2018 Nov 04

    L'Histoire du soldat by Igor Stravinsky


    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    L’Histoire du soldat by Igor Stravinsky. Music for storytellers and instrumental ensemble, performed in commemoration of the work's 100th anniversary. Free and open to the public. 
  • 2018 Nov 04

    Black Student Ministry Sunday Service


    Buttrick Room, Ground Level
    3:00pm to 4:00pm

    Black Student Ministries is a newly created student organization under the umbrella of the Memorial Church of Harvard University. This organization provides a multi-denominational worship experience drawing deeply from the richness and diversity of Black Church traditions. Our Spirit-led worship services and passionate faith community seeks to provide a space of grace, acceptance, restoration, and inspiration for all Black students at Harvard. Our space is one that unequivocally and unashamedly affirms that all Black Lives Matter.
  • 2018 Nov 05

    Bereavement Group for Students


    Pusey Room
    Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Nov 12 2018 .
    5:30pm to 7:00pm

    Whether you’ve already lost a loved one or you are in the midst of losing someone now, you are invited to attend a bereavement support group for Harvard students. All students are welcome to share in this safe, secular space of connection, contemplation, and conversation. With Rev. Wes Conn and Student Program Fellow Lara Glass.

    To register: email lara_glass@harvard.edu or call 617-384-5467


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  • 2018 Nov 06

    Morning Prayers: Bridget Terry Long


    Appleton Chapel
    8:45am to 9:00am

    Speaker: Bridget Terry Long, Saris Professor of Education and Economics and Dean of Harvard Graduate School of Education