Vigil to be held at Duke Chapel for Mandela

Dec. 10, 2013 @ 09:15 PM

An Interfaith Vigil for Nelson Mandela will be held at 6 tonight at Duke Chapel.

It is being held in conjunction with World Human Rights Day. There will be a service of prayer and remembrance to honor the life of Mandela.

The service should last about 45 minutes and will include a slideshow sent from South Africa of images of and quotation from Mandela, as well as a reflection by Peter Storey. This event is being coordinated in cooperation with Concilium on Southern Africa and the Africa Conversations Club, and will be live-streamed on the Duke Chapel website.