ENC Welcomes Dr. Cleophus J. LaRue

January 19, 2015

Eastern Nazarene College welcomes Dr. Cleophus J. LaRue to campus for an evening lecture and a chapel service in honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Thursday, January 22, 2015 – 7:00pm
“The Shape of Christianity in the 21st Century”
Ruth Cameron Auditorium
Chapel Credit is Offered

Friday, January 23, 2015 – 10:25am
Guest Speaker – Martin Luther King Chapel
Wollaston Church of the Nazarene

Cleophus J. LaRue, Princeton Theological Seminary’s Francis Landey Patton Professor of Homiletics, received his B.A. and M.A. degrees from Baylor University, his M.Div. and Ph.D. degrees from Princeton Seminary. He specializes in the theory and method of African American preaching and worship. An ordained minister in the National Baptist Convention of America, LaRue is the former pastor of two churches in Texas as well as the former interim pastor of churches in Harlem and Jamaica Queens, New York. He is a frequent speaker at churches, seminaries, and conferences throughout the country and is a member of the Academy of Homiletics.