Lancaster Theological Seminary Mission Statement
Lancaster Theological Seminary serves God by educating and strengthening transformational leaders for congregations, other settings of ministry, and society.
Created by the Sovereign God,
in witness to the cross and resurrection of Jesus Christ,
empowered by the Holy Spirit,
Lancaster Theological Seminary of the United Church of Christ
celebrates its catholic and evangelical heritage in the reformed tradition
and participates in the ecumenical ministry of Christ’s church by:
educating and strengthening leaders for congregations of the
United Church of Christ and other denominations’
enabling other Christian vocations in church and society;
fostering lifelong learning;
stimulating critical theological reflection;
nurturing a worshiping and caring community;
and working for the justice and peace which mark the reign of
to whom be the glory forever!