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Engage! 2016-17 Public Events

Renowned national and international speakers, some of Seattle's most engaging theatre performances, memorable concerts, outstanding athletic competition. SPU hosts many opportunities for you to connect with others and enrich your life. Explore upcoming events and get involved.

Dr. Soong-Chan Rah

Day of Common Learning: “Semper Reformanda” (Always Reforming)
Wednesday, October 18

October 2017 is the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, which started as an attempt to reform the Roman Catholic Church and resulted in the beginning of Protestantism. Dr. Soong-Chan Rah, professor of church growth and evangelism at North Park University, will give the keynote address titled "The Next Evangelicalism as Necessary Reformation." His talk will be followed by afternoon sessions around the topic of reform. The public is invited to attend.

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Seattle Pacific Seminary Discernment Weekend
November 3-4, 2017

If you’ve ever wondered about seminary, come to a special event and explore your career and calling.

Sacred Sounds

Sacred Sounds of Christmas
Sunday, November 26, 2017

This much-anticipated annual event returns to Seattle's Benaroya Hall for the 2017 season. The concert features the best of sacred Advent music and Christmas carols from around the world, performed by the Music Department's nationally recognized student and faculty musicians. Tickets are now on sale.

Festival of Lessons and Carols

Festival of Lessons and Carols 
Tuesday, November 28

This annual Advent Chapel hosted by SPU’s Department of Music tells the story of creation to the coming of Christ through Scripture and song. The chapel begins at 11:10 a.m. in First Free Methodist Church.

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Seattle Pacific University is committed to providing equal access and reasonable accommodation in its programs for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability Support Services office in advance of the event at 206-281-2272, TTY 206-281-2224, or dss@spu.edu.