Seattle-based Mars Hill Church, led by Pastor Mark Driscoll, announced Monday that it will host both certificate and degree programs in Bible and Theology studies at the undergraduate and graduate level at the church's Bellevue location. Classes are scheduled to begin in the Fall of next year.
Jeremy Gordon Grinnell, a professor of systematic theology at Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, has resigned as a pastor and been placed on leave from his professorship after being arrested on November 8th for being a 'peeping tom', or as they call it under Michigan law, "surveilling an unclothed person." Read More ?
The Male Choir of St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary, Yonkers, NY, will join forces with the Schola Cantorum of St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Seminary, also of Yonkers, Monday evening, November 25th, at 7:30 at St. Jean Baptiste Church, Manhattan, for a concert of Marian music. Show More Summary
This is part of Marc H. Ellis’s “Exile and the Prophetic” feature for Mondoweiss. To read the entire series visit the archive page. Most people assume I was trained in the Reform movement. They’re wrong. I started my Hebrew School … Continue reading ?
Hip-hop artist Flame, a Dove, Stellar, Grammy nominee, and graduate of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary's undergraduate Boyce College, recently released his seventh album, "Royal Flush." Flame joined Russell Moore, president...Show More Summary
By Charles Margolis: Princeton Theological Seminary recently issued $76.1M in new taxable corporate bonds to refund old bonds and repay outstanding credit, used to build a new library. The new offering is made up of 14 different bonds due between 2014 and 2026, in addition to a large $41M 20-year issue. Show More Summary
The President of the Southern Baptists Theological Seminary says attending the same-sex wedding of a friend cannot be a 'neutral act.' read more
Instead of having to check-out learning material at the library, Dallas Theological Seminary students this fall are being given theological resources valued at $14,000 thanks to a first-ever partnership between Logos Bible Software and the school.
According to a report produced in 2013, "Christianity in its Global Context, 1970–2020: Society, Religion, and Mission," researchers at the Center for the Study of Global Christianity (CSGC), Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in South...Show More Summary
In a recent contribution for On Faith, former Chicago Theological Seminary President Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite denounced U.S. drone warfare for failing to “conform to Just War theory as developed over centuries of conventional wars.” Earlier this year, Baptist ethicist David … Continue reading ?
Alien and Sedition Media’s Hot One Podcast for August 12, 2013 examines the recent appointment of Wesley Theological Seminary professor Shaun Casey to head the State Department’s Office of Faith-Based Initiatives, and his statements in 2012 in which he declared that he was glad American civil religion was dying. Show More Summary
Four Dallas Theological Seminary graduates who formed a non-profit publishing group aimed at closing the ever-widening gap in biblical understanding between scholars and laymen, recently released their fourth installment in a series of Bible studies through the 66 books of the Bible. Show More Summary
Dr. Cornel West, professor at Union Theological Seminary and firebrand African-American author and activist, Monday examined the remarks President Obama had made Friday when he compared himself to Trayvon Martin, the black teen gunned down in February.
Mark Labberton the president of Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, Calif., announced this week that the evangelical seminary's willingness to allow OneTable, an LGBTQ student-led organization, to hold monthly meetings and sponsor campus events does not conflict with the institution's policies and Christian moral beliefs and teachings.
Posted by Karen Johnson. Today's guest post is by Jim Lutzweiler, an archivist at the Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. In the post, he shares some stories about chasing widows in order to obtain collections, as well as some of the exciting holdings at the seminary. Show More Summary
The website of the journal First Things has a truly fascinating article by Carl. R. Trueman, Professor of Church History at Westminster Theological Seminary, entitled “Tragic Worship.” His thesis is that Christian worship has lost the...Show More Summary
Eugene Peterson in Tell It Slant (Eerdman’s, 2008, pp 60-61) Several years ago I was conducting a seminar in the interpretation of Scripture in a theological seminary. It was a graduate seminar. Our topic that day was Jesus’ parables. All the participants were experienced pastors and priests. One of the priests, Tony Byrnne, was a […]
A Dallas Theological Seminary Web director who likes to "tinker with the Bible," has developed a plugin that allows readers to draw out the plural "you" in Scripture by rendering the pronoun as "y'all," "youse guys" or "you lot."
Why we should be concerned that women remain outnumbered in theological education. In the last several years, news outlets have drawn attention to a major cultural shift on college campuses: For the first time in our nation's history, the majority of university students are female. This gender revolution gained attention after the 2010 U.S. Show More Summary
Serving as director of the Center for the Study of Hispanic Church and Community and associate professor of Hispanic studies and pastoral leadership at Fuller Theological Seminary, Dr. Juan Martinez knows first-hand how vital it is for seminaries to come alongside Latino Christians who are oftentimes already active in ministry without ever having ever stepped inside a seminary.