Immanuel Chapel Dedicatory Year
Evening School Course: Peace-making and Spiritual Discipline led by the Rt. Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori
February 9 - April 26, 2016, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm. More information

20 - Illuminated Lives: Silent Retreat with activities led by the Rev. Dawna Wall, D.Min.

MARCH - MAY 2016

Degree and Enriched Evening School Course: Biblical Storytelling: Sacred Spaces led by the Rev. Ruthanna Hooke, Ph.D.

MARCH 2016

18 - Organ Recital with Marilyn Keiser, 7:30 pm, Immanuel Chapel

27 - Easter Egg Hunt hosted by Immanuel Church-on-the-Hill

31 - The Cathedral Choir, Christ Church, Oxford, 7:30 pm, Immanuel Chapel

APRIL 2016

4-5 Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration led by the Rev. Dr. James A. Forbes, Jr.

9 - Chanticleer choral concert, 7:30 pm, Immanuel Chapel, Click here to purhase tickets.

22 - Silent Movie "The Phantom of the Opera" with organ improvisation featuring Dorothy Papadakos, 7:30 pm, Immanuel Chapel

MAY 2016

6 - Fridays at the Seminary with the Rt. Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Immanuel Chapel

11 - Biblical Storytelling Sacred Spaces Course Performance, 6:30-9:15 pm, Immanuel Chapel

12 - A Retrospective Reflection on the last two decades in the Episcopal Church: A Conversation with the Rt. Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori and the Rt. Rev. Frank T. Griswold III, 7:30 pm, Immanuel Chapel

JUNE 2016

6-8 - eformation 2016


Evening School Course: Sacred Space led by the Rev. J. Barney Hawkins IV, Ph.D.


4-5 – Convocation 2016 with Ed. Begley Jr.

Previous events:


6 - Icon Exhibition opens in the Welcome Center (through November 21, 2015) 

13 - Chapel Consecration (Click here for information and to register) 
13 - Sculpture and Photo Essay: Envisioning the Visitation - An Encounter with the Creative Arts (through December 18)

26-27 - Symposium on Congregational Song

27 - Community Sing, featuring Alice Parker, Marilyn Haskel, and Ysaye Barnwell.


3 - Evening School: Envisioning the Visitation - An Encounter with the Creative Arts, 7:15 pm - 9:15 pm, Addison Academic Center, lower level

6 - Fridays at the Seminary with Dr. Thomas G. Long, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Immanuel Chapel

6 - Dedicatory Organ Recital with Scott Dettra, 7:30 pm, Immanuel Chapel

10 - Faculty Inaugural Lecture: The Rev. James Farwell, Ph.D., 5:45 pm, Immanuel Chapel

15 - Service at sculpture Mary as Prophet – He has filled the hungry with good things, by adjunct instructor Peggy (Margaret Adams) Parker. 2:30 pm Service at Sculputure, 3:00 - 5:00 pm reception in Addison Academic Center, lower level

20 - Forum presentation with icon-painters, Philip Davydov and Olga Shamamova, on their exhibition, "The Living Tradition of Icon Painting. 1:00 p.m.


5 - Advent Pilgrimage: A Walk Through Sacred Space. 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Immanuel Chapel Register

6 - Dean's Cross with Lessons & Carols

13 - Messiah Sing-Along Conducted by Dr. Mark Whitmire with soloists and the Washington Philharmonic Orchestra. Bring your copy of Handel’s Messiah and sing along with others from the community. A perfect way to get into the spirit of the season! 3:00 - 5:00 p.m., Immanuel Chapel


10 - Organ Recital with Janet Yieh, 4:00 p.m., Immanuel Chapel

The public is invited to a recital by organist Janet Yieh. Ms. Yieh began playing organ at the age of 11. She is a graduate of the Juilliard School and is currently a Master’s organ student at Yale’s Institute of Sacred Music and School of Music. She served for four years as the assistant organist at Trinity Church, Wall Street, and her playing has been broadcast on the national radio program Pipedreams. Admission is free. No tickets required. Reception to follow in the Welcome Center. 
19-22- Storyteller Class led by Donald Davis

21 - An Evening of Storytelling featuring Donald Davis, 6:00 pm, Immanuel Chapel

The public is invited to enjoy an evening of storytelling with Donald Davis and students in the Original Stories of Proclaimation course. Admission is free. No tickets required.