Willson-Addis Lecture

Willson-Addis Lecture

Preaching and Pentecost
Tuesday, March 5th | 11:00am | Paul Powell Chapel
Featuring

Guest Photo Rev. Dr. Luke A. Powery
Dean of Duke University Chapel and Associate Professor of Homiletics at Duke Divinity School

The Rev. Dr. Luke A. Powery is the Dean of Duke University Chapel and Associate Professor of Homiletics at Duke Divinity School. A national leader in the theological study of the art of preaching (homiletics), Powery regularly delivers sermons at Duke Chapel as well as at churches throughout the United States and abroad. He is often a keynote speaker and lecturer at educational institutions, conferences, symposia, and retreats.

Media

You can watch or listen to our previous guests at the Willson-Addis Lecture media page.

About the Willson-Addis Lecture
This lectureship recognizes the Willsons and their daughter, Oragene Willson Addis, and examines practical Christianity. The lecturer may be from any branch of the Judeo-Christian tradition.

Past presenters of the Willson-Addis Lectures at Truett Seminary have been:

  • Amos Yong (2017-2018)
  • Neville Callam (2016-2017)
  • Rodney Reeves (2015-2016)
  • Daniel Aleshire (2014-15)
  • Ellen Davis (2013-14)
  • Andrew Purves (2012-13)
  • Kimlyn Bender (2011-12)
  • Kenda Creasy Dean (2010-11)
  • Philip Jenkins (2009-10)
  • David Augsberger (2008-09)
  • John Sanders (2007-08)
  • James D.G. Dunn (2006-07)
  • David Bebbington (2005-06)
  • Glen Harold Stassen (2004-05)
  • Ellen Charry (2003-2004)
  • Richard Hays (2002-03)
  • Stanley J. Grenz (2001-02)
  • Ronald Sider (2000-01)
  • Robin Lovin (1999-00)
  • Diana Garland (1998-99)
  • Dallas Willard (1997-98)
  • Thomas Oden (1996-97)