Princeton University  Chapel

Today is the deadline for the Chapel Sermon Competition!

All Princeton University undergrads are invited to submit a sermon for the University Chapel Sermon Competition.

The winner of the Rev. Dr. Joseph C. Williamson Sermon Competition will deliver the sermon on Student Recognition Sunday, May 13, 2018 at the 11:00 a.m. Worship Service in the University Chapel.

Make sure to submit by our deadline of April 30, 2018 to Rev. Dr. Alison L. Boden (

Sermon Writing Suggestions

1. Select a text | read different translations to gain insights.

2. Interpret the text | ask questions of the text.

3. Give the sermon a title | allow the text to inform the title choice.

4. Develop the sermon | make points that relate the sermon text to life.