Upcoming Events

The 185th Convocation of Union Theological Seminary

When:
September 12, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2021-09-12T19:00:00-04:00
2021-09-12T21:00:00-04:00
Where:
Online Event
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Ian Rees

 

Join us on Sunday, September 12 at 7:00 PM ET for Convocation, as we welcome the incoming class to Union. Convocation can be view on the Union Facebook page and Union YouTube Channel.

CONVOCATION PROGRAM

Convocation Order of Service and Speakers:

Procession  |  Hasan Bakr and Union Drummers
Song  |  Siyahamba, South African Traditional Hymn
Welcome  |  The Rev. Dr. Serene Jones
Call to Gather  |  The Rev. Dr. Andrea White
Song  |  Sweet, Sweet Spirit, Doris Akers
Preamble  |  Calvin M. Mew
Declaration of Intention  |  The Rev. Dr. Pamela Cooper-White
Text Isaiah 58:5-12  |  Dr. Ki-Eun Jang
Address  |  Dr. Cornel West
Prayers  |  Dr. Sandra T. Montes
Song  |  This Little Light of Mine, Traditional
Benediction and Sending Forth  |  The Very Rev. Dr. Kelly Brown Douglas
Musical guests conducted by Dr. Malcolm J. Merriweather
Janinah Burnett, soprano
Karmesha Peake, mezzo soprano
Markel Reed, bass
Edward Washington, II, tenor

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