From the quiet of the meditation chapel to the joyful sounds of praise, we offer a wide range of worship opportunities so everyone who chooses to participate can feel comfortable.

University Chapel

Thursdays, 11:25 a.m. - 11:55 a.m.
Samuelson Chapel

The Cal Lutheran community gathers weekly to give thanks and praise to God for all that God has done and is doing among us.  Grounded in sacred texts, we come to hear the word proclaimed.  Preachers are selected from among the student, faculty, and staff community. The music ranges from our fabulous organ to lively contemporary sounds. After the service, enjoy fellowship and refreshments.


Sunday Night Worship

Sundays, 6:00 p.m.
Samuelson Chapel

An evening worship service for students to come together to listen to the word, share communion, and pray together.


Common Ground

Wednesdays, 9:11 p.m. - 10:11 p.m.
Samuelson Chapel Narthex

A candlelight communion service led by students provides an informal setting for peace, relaxation, and contemplation.


Catholic Mass

Thursdays, 7:00 p.m.
Samuelson Chapel

Join our Catholic Community for Reconciliation at 6:30 p.m. and Mass at 7:00 p.m. A community discussion or dinner will follow worship.

Sabbath Hour

Set aside a sacred time to reflect by yourself or with others.


Prayer & Reflection

A time for the community to tend to the spiritual life by focusing on a sacred text and prayer.


Wennes Interfaith Meditation Chapel

Students of all faiths are invited to use the Wennes Meditation Chapel (located in Samuelson Chapel). Open 24 hours a day for reflection. Resources from the world's faith traditions are being added for your use.


Local Houses of Worship

In addition to campus worship opportunities, houses of worship representing many different denominations are within an easy commute from Cal Lutheran's campus to help you find a house of worship where you feel at home.



Worship through song, including: musical offerings, performed by soloists, choirs, instrumental ensembles and others in the University Chapel; performances by the all volunteer Cal Lutheran Chapel Choir composed of faculty, staff, students, administrators, and locals; and the music for the Sunday evening worship services led by the Lord of Life Worship Team.