While visiting a friend studying at Union Theological Seminary many years ago, I learned how uneasy the topic of masturbation makes the phone counselors at “The 700 Club.”
ANCIENT JEW REVIEW: JTS Cairo Genizah Manuscripts.Background on the Cairo Geniza is here and here and oh so many links. The latter link is specifically about the collection at the Jewish Theological Seminary.
I successfully completed my oral defense last week and have now completed all the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Ministry (DMin) from Chicago Theological Seminary. There are a lot of people to thank but I'll start with three:...
Chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary John Piper, disclosed in a recent sermon what he believes to be the reason why PhDs in theology commit adultery and argued that they cheat "probably more" than "less-educated people."
A first-of-its-kind gathering of over 25 different influential Christian organizations and leaders, including the Southern Baptist Convention and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (Charlotte), convened this week to discuss and trade...Show More Summary
New Life For Luhr LibraryEmpty since 2010, building now houses Webster U's IT Department & chess programby Mary Shapiro February 27, 2015After being empty since 2010, the Luhr building on the campus of Eden Theological Seminary is now...Show More Summary
Speaking at Westminster Theological Seminary's second-ever "Real State of the Union" conference last Saturday, three Christian scholars stressed to attendees that it is time for Christians to faithfully stand up in the public square and reclaim America's Judeo-Christian heritage from what has become a prominently secular society.
The note below comes from Keith Harper of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Keith will be initiating and editing a new series with the University of Tennessee Press, on Baptist history in America. Below is a note about the series, brief explanation, and contact information. Show More Summary
The Jewish Theological Seminary is selling some of its property to finance capital improvements and new buildings in Morningside Heights.
(Scott Johnson) By popular demand, I asked Jewish Theological Seminary Provost and Professor Dr. Alan Cooper for a summary of his answer to the question: Why did God flood the world? It was the subject of Dr. Cooper’s Cooper’s post-services talk at Temple of Aaron in St. Show More Summary
On January 26th, the Union Theological Seminary hosted a new event called the Congressional Faith Orientation on Capitol Hill. At the event, five democrat legislators spoke about how their faith influences their work in the legislature. Show More Summary
The progressive, New York-based Union Theological Seminary hosted the first-ever Congressional Faith Orientation on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, which was attended by five Democratic Congress members who addressed the role religion and faith play in determining how they vote on public policies.
WU uses Luhr Library four years after purchaseBy Macy Salama Webster University purchased Luhr Library from Eden Theological Seminary over four years ago, but it was used until Jan. 15 during the 2015 spring convocation.“We hoped and...Show More Summary
Samira K. MehtaI have been thinking quite a bit about mentoring lately. This is largely because I am currently participating in a remarkably successful mentoring program. Hebrew Union College and the Jewish Theological Seminary, with...Show More Summary
Nine members of the Sewanee School of Theology in Georgia are visiting the Episcopal Cathedral of Havana, Cuba, this week to teach seminary classes to students.
A Fuller Theological Seminary professor said he was shocked by news that his former student and friend, Scott Adam, was killed by Somali pirates who hijacked the Americans’ yacht.
We are two students -- one black, one white -- at Union Theological Seminary, an institution historically and presently committed to fighting against injustice through faith and action. We were outraged by the non-indictment in the case...Show More Summary
Southern Baptist Theological Seminary president Albert Mohler wrote a column all about how his religious freedom is supposedly being stifled by LGBT rights. Because of course he did; people on his side of the debate rarely write anything else these...
THE TALMUD BLOG: A Tantalizing Tale of Temura Fragments – Guest Post by Noah Bickart.As a Talmudist at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, I have long been accustomed to fantastical tales about the discovery of ancient manuscripts of the Babylonian Talmud. Show More Summary
XIV International Polish Clergy Chess Championship will be held in the Higher Theological Seminary in P?ock, ul. Abp. A. J. Nowowiejskiego 2, 09-400 P?ock from 6 - 11 Jully 2015 Format will be a 10-round Swiss system. All lay and religious...Show More Summary