CTS Prepares for Online Fall Semester

As announced on May 27, out of concern for the health and safety of all, the CTS community will remain entirely online for the fall 2020 semester. Although our physical buildings will be closed to the public until 2021, CTS remains an open, rigorous, and vibrant learning and worshiping community. The administration, faculty, and staff […]

Lilly Endowment Clergy Renewal Programs Continue Important Work

The Lilly Endowment Clergy Renewal Programs (CRP), which has been administered by the Center for Pastoral Excellence at CTS since 2012, offer grants of up to $50,000 to congregations in order to provide an opportunity for pastors to step away briefly from the persistent obligations of daily parish life and to engage in a period […]

Local Pastors and Members of the CTS Community Form Clergy Coalition for Racial Justice

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.” – Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As protests and demonstrations for racial justice continue across the country and here in Indianapolis, local clergy […]

Prof. Nicole Robertson Assumes Leadership of CMHC Program

Rev. Dr. Nicole Z. Robertson joined the CTS faculty in 2019 as Assistant Professor of the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. On July 1 she will become the program’s director. We (virtually) sat down with Professor Robertson to discuss her background, her approach to counseling, the exciting accreditation progress for the Master of Arts in […]

Letter of Solidarity and Accountability from White Deans & Presidents

The Following is a Letter of Solidarity and Accountability from White Deans & Presidents of ATS Member Schools and Affiliates in Response to ​Black Presidents and Deans June 22, 2020 Dear Colleagues in the Association of Theological Schools, We white deans and presidents join the Association of Theological Schools community in grief and  outrage over […]