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Caroling with the Carillon

Friday, December 2 inside Rockefeller Chapel, 5-6 PM

Free. Please join us for festive bell melodies with surprise collaborators and treats.


Sundays at Rockefeller

Weekly at 11 AM. Sunday December 4: Advent II. The Rev. Maurice Charles preaches.

Our traditional service echoing with voices, bells, and pipes. Open to all.


Handel's Messiah

Sunday December 4, 3 pm

Celebrate the beloved tradition of the matinée performance of Handel's Messiah to usher in the Christmas season! Tickets online or call 773.702.2787.

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Tea and Pipes

Tuesdays at 4 PM. December 6: Christmas and Hanukkah selections (final recital of quarter). The series will resume January 10.

Hear University organist Thomas Weisflog, guests, and student organ scholars play iconic music on the magnificent E.M. Skinner organ. Free.

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Lessons and Carols for Christmas

Saturday December 24 at 4 PM

We anticipate a return to the live service this year. Watch this space for pre-registration options, but the service will be free and open to all.

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An interfaith Thanksgiving

livestream now viewable by clicking through

The Rev. Shaundra Cunningham delivers the address. Uniting Voices Chicago sings.

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Rockefeller Chapel visitor hours

Tuesdays - Fridays from 11 AM to 5 PM through December 9 (and then resuming January 3, 2023)

Free. Self-guided tour materials available at front desk. CLOSED Friday, November 25 for post-Thanksgiving holiday.

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Bond Chapel

open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:45 pm

Please maintain quiet if sessions are in progress.

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Carillon Tower Tours

11:30 and 4:30 Tuesdays - Fridays through December 2, resuming January 10

check in at front desk 11:30 AM or 4:30 PM. Recitals can be enjoyed outside by all at 12 and 5.

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Spiritual Life programs

Accessible now for students and friends

Visit the Spiritual Life website for updates on upcoming virtual and in-person programming

Additional Events

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