Past Hendricks Chapel Events

March 11, 2020

The American Spiritual Ensemble.

LIVESTREAM ONLY: Lift Every Voice and Sing! Featuring the American Spiritual Ensemble and Setnor Choirs

March 11, 2020 at 8:00pm9:30pm

Please note: In response to concerns around COVID-19 (coronavirus), this event will be livestreamed only. It will not be open to the public. For continued updates on the University’s policies…

March 10, 2020

Understanding Islam Series

March 10, 2020 at 6:00pm7:30pm

Bird Library, 114

Syracuse University Libraries, along with Syracuse University’s Muslim Student Life, Hendricks Chapel and the Muslim Students Association, are co-hosting a 6-week series of lectures and discussions…

Hendricks Chapel chaplains outside the Chapel in traditional clothing

POSTPONED: Service of Commemoration

This event has been postponed.

March 10, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

Syracuse University will postpone its annual Service of Commemoration, planned for Tuesday, March 10 at 4 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel, until further notice. In response to concerns around COVID-19, and…

Dr. Everett McCorvey

“Mother Music:” The African-American Spiritual and Its Role in Shaping American Musical Styles

March 10, 2020 at 12:30pm1:50pm

Hendricks Chapel

Dr. Everett McCorvey, director of the American Spiritual Ensemble, presents a lecture recital that outlines the history and context of the Negro Spiritual and focuses on the way in which American…

March 8, 2020

American Spiritual Ensemble press photo

Music and Message and Malmgren Concert Series: American Spiritual Ensemble

March 8, 2020 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

The highly-acclaimed American Spiritual Ensemble kicks off an extended campus residency with a concert featuring American Negro spirituals and music of the Black experience. Directed by Everett…

March 3, 2020

Understanding Islam Series

March 3, 2020 at 6:00pm7:30pm

Bird Library, 114

Syracuse University Libraries, along with Syracuse University’s Muslim Student Life, Hendricks Chapel and the Muslim Students Association, are co-hosting a 6-week series of lectures and discussions…

Shanti Das headshot

Interfaith Dialogue Dinner Series: Faith and Mental Health

March 3, 2020 at 5:00pm7:30pm

Hendricks Chapel, Noble Room

The University’s ongoing Interfaith Dialogue Dinner Series, “Common and Diverse Ground: Raising Consciousnesses by Acknowledging the ‘Hidden’ Things that Divide Us,” continues for Spring…

March 1, 2020

Brazilian Ensemble performing

Music and Message: Music for Dancing

March 1, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

Setnor School of Music’s Samba Laranja (Brazilian Ensemble), Hendricks Chapel Choir, and University Organist Anne Laver perform music of Brazil that will make you want to get up and dance. Elisa…

February 26, 2020

Ash Wednesday schedule

Ash Wednesday Services

February 26, 2020 at 8:00am7:00pm

Hendricks Chapel

Ash Wednesday is February 26, which marks the beginning of the Christian season of Lent. Lent is a 40-day period of reflection that guides people of Christian faith to the “Triduum” that begins…

February 25, 2020

Understanding Islam Series

February 25, 2020 at 6:00pm7:30pm

Bird Library, 114

Syracuse University Libraries, along with Syracuse University’s Muslim Student Life, Hendricks Chapel and the Muslim Students Association, are co-hosting a 6-week series of lectures and discussions…

February 23, 2020

Akropolis Reed Quintet publicity photo

Music and Message and Malmgren Concert Series: Akropolis Reed Quintet

February 23, 2020 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

The Akropolis Reed Quintet performs imaginative chamber music, pushing the boundaries of the reed quintet genres and opportunities. Over the last 10 years, the ensemble has won seven national chamber…

February 18, 2020

Understanding Islam Series

February 18, 2020 at 6:00pm7:30pm

Bird Library, 114

Syracuse University Libraries, along with Syracuse University’s Muslim Student Life, Hendricks Chapel and the Muslim Students Association, are co-hosting a 6-week series of lectures and discussions…

February 16, 2020

Allison Westbrook, singing

Music and Message: Student Singer-songwriter Showcase

February 16, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

Syracuse University students perform original songs. Senior Allison Westbrook offers a reflection on the theme of creativity. The Hendricks Chapel Choir performs a choral version of Queen’s iconic…

February 11, 2020

Understanding Islam Series

February 11, 2020 at 6:00pm7:30pm

Bird Library, 114

Syracuse University Libraries, along with Syracuse University’s Muslim Student Life, Hendricks Chapel and the Muslim Students Association, are co-hosting a 6-week series of lectures and discussions…

February 9, 2020

Black Celestial Choral Ensemble

Music and Message: Black History Month Celebration

February 9, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

Music and Message resumes with a program of music and spoken reflections to celebrate Black History Month. Syeisha Byrd, Director of Engagement Programs at Hendricks Chapel and Paula Johnson,…

February 4, 2020

Understanding Islam Series

February 4, 2020 at 6:00pm7:30pm

Bird Library, 114

Syracuse University Libraries, along with Syracuse University’s Muslim Student Life, Hendricks Chapel and the Muslim Students Association, are co-hosting a 6-week series of lectures and discussions…

Interfaith Dialogue Dinner Series: Atheism, Agnosticism, and ‘Nothing in Particular’

February 4, 2020 at 5:00pm7:30pm

Hendricks Chapel, Noble Room

The University’s ongoing Interfaith Dialogue Dinner Series, “Common and Diverse Ground: Raising Consciousnesses by Acknowledging the ‘Hidden’ Things that Divide Us,” returns for Spring 2020…

January 26, 2020

Headshot of Rev. Raphael Warnock

35th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

January 26, 2020 at 5:00pm8:30pm

The Dome

Civil rights leader the Rev. Raphael Warnock, senior pastor of the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, the spiritual home of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will serve as the featured…

Bishop Douglas Lucia

Sunday Mass with Bishop Douglas Lucia

January 26, 2020 at 1:00pm2:30pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

On Sunday, Jan. 26, Bishop Douglas Lucia will visit campus and  celebrate the 1 p.m. Mass in Hendricks Chapel along with Fr Gerry Waterman, OFM Conv, Catholic Chaplain. All students, faculty, staff,…

January 24, 2020

[A picture of breakfast food]

Christian Staff & Faculty Association Breakfast

January 24, 2020 at 8:00am9:30am

Hendricks Chapel, Noble Room

The Christian Staff & Faculty Association invites you to join us for breakfast! Please come and hear about this semester’s plans to help connect Christian staff and faculty who want to…