"Courageous, imaginative, and brainy" Lancaster Seminary MDiv student Naomi Leapheart is making a difference in our community. Read more in Lancaster Online's "In the Spotlight."Posted: Jul 15, 2015
We need to rethink everything we know about the world, the church, discipleship, and ministry. So says our Dean, Dr. David Mellott, in his upcoming convocation address, "Resurrecting...Posted: Jun 26, 2015
Seminary Dean Dr. David Mellott rejoices in today's landmark Supreme Court ruling: "My husband, Rev. Lance Mullins, and I believe that all Americans have something to celebrate today! The...Posted: Jun 18, 2015
Lancaster Seminary Dean Dr. David Mellott, vice president for Academic Affairs, on the Charleston shootings: "White Americans need to wake up. Whatever we are doing or think we are doing to...Posted: May 15, 2015
President Carol Lytch conferred Seminary honors to four Lancaster Seminary graduates during Alumni/ae Day ceremonies May 15.
Recipients of the Robert V. Moss Award for distinguished service...Posted: May 12, 2015
On Saturday, May 16, 17 advanced academic degrees were awarded along with 3 Certificates in Youth and Young Adult Ministry, and 1 Certificate in Lay Leadership. Among the Class of 2015, 11...Posted: May 07, 2015
We're teaming with the Evangelical & Reformed Historical Society for our annual Book Sale, which this year will be held during three days because of the large number of books available. Well...Posted: May 06, 2015
A warm welcome back to our alumni and alumnae! Here is the day's schedule:
9:00 a.m. Coffee reception in Refectory
10:30 a.m. Worship in Santee Chapel
Aug. 7 we will welcome the first class of seminarians enrolled in a bold, new Master of Divinity program designed to address the contemporary needs of the church and the realities of...Posted: Mar 23, 2015 Posted: Mar 02, 2015 Posted: Jan 09, 2015
Newspaper profile focuses on the just published Oxford Encyclopedia of Bible and Gender Studies, which she edited.Posted: Dec 08, 2014 Posted: Dec 01, 2014
Our 121-year-old bell will peal daily at noon during Advent, through Dec. 24, calling the community to prayer.
The bell has been mostly silent for decades except for an infrequent...Posted: Nov 24, 2014
Heartfelt and prayerful thanks go out to everyone who generously donated to Seminary scholarships during the Extraordinary Give on Nov. 21.
The results are awesome. Of the more than 300...
Dr. Douglas "Jake" Jacobsen's Nov. 10 talk, "The Newly FLAT World of Global Christianity," is now online. The dynamics of the world Christian movement have changed. Europe and North America...Posted: Nov 12, 2014
Adamstown Books will hold its grand opening on campus Saturday, Nov. 15 in the former Cokesbury space in the lower level of Mayer Commons.
The antiquarian and used book store is run by...Posted: Nov 06, 2014
Dr. Anna Johnson-Winegar of Frederick, Maryland, was elected Trustee Emerita by the Seminary Board of Trustees, a group she led as chair from 2010-2013, during the Seminary’s period of...Posted: Oct 29, 2014
Dr. Stephanie M. Crumpton, Asst. Prof. of Practical Theology, invites the community to participate in a follow-up conversation on race and violence Thursday, Nov. 13, from 4:00-5:30 pm in...Posted: Oct 27, 2014
The winner of the Freiman Stoltzfus painting, Bobb Bewley, is a retired HR executive from Manheim Township who already has several pieces of Freiman's artwork.
He bought two raffle tickets,...Posted: Oct 22, 2014
Welcome to our new Director of United Methodist Studies. Darryl has a PhD in Christian Ethics from Emory University, where he was a faculty member at Candler School of Theology. He is an...Posted: Sep 30, 2014
Click here or go to our Multimedia section below to watch the video of Dr. Barrett presenting When Sparks Fly: Where Mercersburg and Bonhoeffer Meet, the Sheldon and Marie Mackey Memorial...Posted: Sep 28, 2014
We welcome applications for Assistant Professor of Preaching/Homiletics; Library Circulation Manager; 2 part-time Seminary Chaplains; and a part-time fundraising/marketing professional for a...Posted: Sep 16, 2014
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We are delighted to announce that Lancaster Seminary...Posted: Aug 26, 2014
What happens when Mercersburg theology intersects with the life and thought of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, pastor, prophet, martyr, spy? Find out Thursday, Sept. 25 when Dr. Lee Barrett, the Mary...Posted: Aug 07, 2014
Three exceptionally good pieces of news underscore our commitment to sustainability and stewardship.
We earned re-accreditation for the next 10 years, until 2024, from both ATS, the...Posted: Jul 24, 2014
President Carol Lytch announces that Lancaster Theological Seminary successfully renewed national accreditation for the maximum period of 10 years (until 2024) from the Association of...Posted: Jul 08, 2014
Teresa Benneian adds the title of Registrar to her current role as Financial Aid / Loan Counselor. She was instructor of Foundational Studies at Harrisburg Area Community College Lancaster...Posted: Jun 11, 2014
Rev. Dr. Elizabeth Soto can now add the title of Professor of Practice to her continuing roles as Coordinator of Field Education for Master of Divinity students and Advisor for Global...Posted: May 22, 2014
Lancaster Theological Seminary awarded 28 advanced academic degrees and one Certificate in Lay Leadership at the 189th Commencement on May 17, 2014. The Class of 2014...Posted: May 22, 2014
Rev. Ruth-Aimée Belonni-Rosario joins us in July from Princeton Theological Seminary where she was associate director of Admissions. Previously she was pastor of Iglesia Presbiteriana San...Posted: May 08, 2014
Myka Kennedy Stephens succeeds Rev. Richard R. Berg who retires after 26 years.
Myka is a library professional with a background in theological and church libraries who joins Lancaster...Posted: Apr 28, 2014 Posted: Apr 16, 2014
President Carol E. Lytch announces a project to preserve and expand the use of the Seminary's historic campus to benefit the school, the community, and serve as a national model for...Posted: Apr 04, 2014
Register by May 15 for the 5-Day Intensive training to prevent child sexual abuse. Details and registration.Posted: Mar 31, 2014
What are you doing this summer? Why not check out our great, affordable classes? Summer Academy is a safe space for learning and exploration, fellowship and reflection. Morning classes,...Posted: Mar 31, 2014
April 24, 11-Noon in Santee Chapel, Rev. Rob Molsberry speaks on "Disability, Inclusion & The Heart of the Gospel," a free public lecture sponsored by the Disability Awareness Committee.
...Posted: Mar 11, 2014
Featuring Professor of Old Testament, Dr. Julia O'Brien, the four-part Thursday series, presented in partnership with the Samaritan Center, kicks off with breakfast and discussion on April...Posted: Feb 21, 2014
What: The 2014 Roth Prize of $750 for the Best Student Paper on Any Topic in Mercersburg Theology
When: The winning paper will be presented at the Mercersburg Society Convention in June...Posted: Feb 12, 2014
If you are considering a vocation or exploring theological education, Discover Day on Saturday, March 8 is for you.
This time of reflection and discernment will offer you the opportunity...Posted: Jan 31, 2014
Social Justice Expert Rev. Dr. Larry D. Covin, Jr. of Atlanta is our new Director of Continuing Education. Author, teacher, and an in-demand consultant in the areas of ethics, social...Posted: Jan 31, 2014
Robert F. Groff, Jr., of Lancaster, a longtime supporter of Lancaster Theological Seminary, was honored as a Trustee Emeritus at the January 2014 meeting of the Seminary's Board of Trustees....Posted: Jan 31, 2014
Three new Trustees were installed at the January 2014 meeting of the Serminary's Board of Trustees, bringing the number of trustees to 21.
“The Board and I are honored to welcome this class...Posted: Jan 31, 2014
In Huffington Post, Prof. Greg Carey writes, "I don't quite know another book like this one. Kate Cooper's Band of Angels introduces us to dozens of early Christian women from the church's...Posted: Jan 31, 2014
For the first time, the Samaritan Center and Lancaster Theological Seminary are teaming up to present a dynamic and practical series for clergy and lay leaders.
Called “Everyday...Posted: Jan 31, 2014
Visiting Professor Dr. Daphne Wiggins is part of the Ministerial Formation program. She has taught workshops on the practical aspects of ministry and for Spring 2014, she is teaching Church...Posted: Jan 31, 2014
Lancaster Theological Seminary's Elizabeth Soto Albrecht, coordinator of Field Education, is the new Moderator of the Mennonite Church USA, the first Latina ever to serve in this two-year...