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Shove Chapel was donated and built in 1930 to meet the religious needs of the students, though Colorado College is not religiously affiliated.

Built in the Norman Romanesque style, the Chapel seats 987 people and has five bells. Many stained glass windows are located throughout, each with its own story. The ceilings in Shove depict themes corresponding to different Biblical passages. Shove Chapel was designed after Winchester Cathedral and even has a stone from the cathedral as a cornerstone. Shove is non-denominational and houses many on-campus activities, including religious services of all denominations, drum circles, meditation groups, and special meetings. Many community-service activities in the city and the region are coordinated by Chaplain Bruce Coriell, who wants the chapel to be used by as many people as possible. The Chapel is open daily from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.