MFT Program Pilots Innovative Training Tool

The willing and creative use of digital technologies by the CTS faculty is a key part of the rigorous and relevant instruction at the heart of the seminary’s mission, which has helped to enhance classroom learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. Last week, the CTS Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) program became one of the very […]

Alumni Board Profile: Rev. Jeffery L. Bower, Alumni Board President

For CTS Alumnus Rev. Jeffery Bower (MA ’97/MDiv ’99), the church has been a part of his life since a very young age. He grew up attending church with his grandmother who had a definitive impact on his relationship with God and who nurtured his faith. At the age of 6, his grandmother asked him […]

MDiv/MTS Student Cassidy Hall Debuts New Podcast and Film

Much of MDiv/MTS student Cassidy Hall‘s adult life has explored the intersection of creativity and spirituality. As an outgrowth of her time at CTS and her own personal development and learning, she recently launched a new podcast and is preparing for the festival debut of a new documentary film. While working as a filmmaker in […]

CTS PhD Students Present Innovative Scholarship

On February 15, 2021, several students in CTS’s PhD Program in African American Preaching and Sacred Rhetoric participated in “Contours and Configurations of Black Religious Rhetoric,” a symposium sponsored by The Center for the Study of African American Rhetoric and Public Address and Memphis Theological Seminary. The symposium was chaired and moderated by Dr. Andre […]

Alumni Speaker Series Addresses Challenges of Congregational Leadership

CTS has hosted several Alumni Speaker Series events over the last year, which have addressed a variety of pressing issues facing members of our community and the broader public. Learn more about the Alumni Speaker Series events to come and watch recordings the previously held events here. The most recent Alumni Speaker Series event, “The […]

CTS’ First Day of Giving Set for April 29th

Christian Theological Seminary is hosting its inaugural Day of Giving on Thursday, April 29, 2021. Join us on Facebook Live for special events throughout the day as we Unite around our common mission, Inspire the church and community leaders of tomorrow, and Invest in the future of CTS. #UniteInspireInvest Funds raised on #CTSDayofGiving will support […]

Statement on Anti-Asian Violence

Christian Theological Seminary supports the powerful statement below and denounces all violence. Statement on Anti-Asian Violence The Asian Descent Presidents and Deans Affinity Group of the Association of Theological Schools March 24, 2021 We, the Asian Descent Presidents and Deans, of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) condemn and denounce every form of attack against […]

Holy Week and Anti-AAPI Violence

Throughout the pandemic we have heard reports on increased violence in the United States toward Asians and Pacific Islanders. Furthermore, we have been reminded, again, of the ways in which our national and religious issues with race, sex, gender, and class are often linked together. We’ve all seen videos documenting horrendous acts of scapegoating that […]