Tag Archive for Rev. Dr. Elizabeth Davenport

The art of mourning

On the evening of Wednesday, March 31, under the vaulted, cavernous ceiling of the University of Chicago’s Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, attendees to “Interreligious Ceremony: Killed, Remembered,” a service for victims of gun violence, were invited to sit in a small,…

Happy Birthday Darwin

“Classrooms and labs, loud boiling test tubes, sing to the Lord a new song!” the congregation sang during the processional hymn of the service held in the University of Chicago’s Rockefeller Chapel Sunday morning. Several hundred people gathered for a…