Preacher | Teacher | Writer

Reverend Dr. William H. Willimon

Professor of the Practice of Christian Ministry Duke Divinity School.

Bishop of the North Alabama Conference of The United Methodist Church.

Dean of the Chapel at Duke University


Read about Will’s many books and other publications, including the newly released Aging.


Hear recent sermons from one of America’s best known and best loved preachers.


Learn more about Will’s career as one of America’s finest theological educators.

The Latest from Will’s Blog

Reading Barth Together: Session IV

We had our fourth Reading Barth Together webinar this morning, talking through the third article of the Apostles Creed in Dogmatics in Outline. You can watch it here on my YouTube Channel. You can read the compiled questions here: –Will

“I feared boredom more than heresy. They said nasty things about Jesus. Nobody ever said he was dull.”

Will Willimon, Accidental preacher

One of Will’s most recent publications, a memoir entitled Accidental Preacher, recounts, with characteristic wit and humor, moments from his rich vocational life.

Beginning with his childhood in a segregated South, Will moves through story after story of a life spent responding to God’s constant call.