Black Ecumenical Prayer Service


Location: Cavanaugh Hall Chapel (View on

All are welcome to a Black Ecumenical Prayer Service entitled The Potter’s House “Go down to the potter’s house, and there I will give you my message.”  (Jeremiah 18:2) on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 11:30 a.m in Cavanaugh Hall; lunch will be provided.

Rev. Canon Hugh R. Page, Jr., Professor of Theology and Africana Studies will preside.  Rev. Dr. David Anderson Hooker, Associate Professor of the Practice of Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding will preach.

This service, in the African American religious tradition, will use the form of a simple and short prayer service called Midday Prayer, found across many denominations such as Roman Catholic, Episcopal and Lutheran. Music lead by Emorja Roberson, Voices of Faith Gospel Choir director and doctoral student in the Sacred Music Program.  

This event is co-sponsored by Campus Ministry, Human Resources, Residential Life, Multicultural Student Programs and Services, Black Faculty and Staff Association, and Black Student Association.

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