Kalamazoo College's Chapel has been a cornerstone of campus activities for most of its existence. This collection includes chapel programs such as sermons and lectures, among other materials.

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  • Friday Chapel Recording, November 11, 1988 

    Kalamazoo College (1988-11-11)
    Audio recording of Friday Chapel service, November 11, 1988. Features "Fantasia" by Kalamazoo College professor of music Lawrence Rackley (Lawrence R. Smith). Recording from cassette tape converted to Mp3 on August 1, 2010.
  • Friday Chapel Program and Recording, May 27, 1988 

    Kalamazoo College (1988-05-27)
    Program and audio recording of Friday Chapel service, May 27, 1988. Recording from cassette tape converted to Mp3 on August 1, 2010.
  • It CAN Happen Here: Intimate Partner Violence 

    Griffin, Gail B., 1950- (2010-10-08)
    On October 18, 1999, Kalamazoo College student Maggie Wardle was shot and killed by her ex-boyfriend, Kalamazoo College student Neenef Odah, who then killed himself. This chapel reflection centers on intimate partner ...
  • What If There Were No Self? 

    Start, Lester J., 1919-2001 (1989-02-03)
    Text of Friday chapel address given at Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, Michigan on February 3, 1989.
  • Jacob's Ladder 

    Start, Lester J., 1919-2001 (1977-09-30)
    Text of Friday chapel address given at Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, Michigan on September 30, 1977.
  • Friday by Friday: A Compendium of Friday Chapel Sermons Given in Stetson Chapel at Kalamazoo College 

    Dewey, Robert D., 1923-2009; Ambrose, W. Haydn, 1922-2014; Fink, John B., 1945-; Presler, Franklin A., 1943-; Maupin, Cynthia A. (Cindi); Middleton, Robert G.; Smith, Kathleen White, 1945-; Schmeichel, Waldemar, 1938-; Scott, Mackenzie; Spencer, John B., 1919-1987; Start, Lester J., 1919-2001; Thompson, John Mark (J. Mark), 1929- (Kalamazoo College, 1982)
    A collection of Friday Chapel sermons given at Kalamazoo College from 1978 into the early 1980s. A publication date is not specified. Table of Contents: Forward by Robert D. Dewey; "The Mystery and Ministry of Symbols" by ...