Month: March 2020

Roger Allan Sizemore: April 1, 1937-March 17, 2020

The first president of the Phillips Graduate Seminary, the Rev. Dr. Roger Allan Sizemore, died March 17, 2020 after a life of service in higher education and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Sizemore served as president of PGS from 1988-90 after the Graduate Seminary of Philips University separated from the university in 1987. He served as Dean of the graduate seminary from 1984-87.

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UPDATE: COVID-19 Response

Phillips Theological Seminary remains mindful of the COVID-19 pandemic and has made adjustments to its course schedule, events and daily operations at the Tulsa, Okla. campus. At this time, campus offices remain open on their regular schedules. Phillips has been in touch with its students and staff about changes made in response to the viral […]

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Phillips Announces New Faculty Member, Peter Capretto

Interim Dean Joe Bessler is pleased to announce that Peter Capretto is joining the Phillips Theological Seminary faculty beginning the fall of 2020 as Assistant Professor of Pastoral Care in Religion and Culture. “We were pleased with the number of strong candidates for this faculty search,” said Bessler. “I believe Peter will strengthen the long […]

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Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Phillips Theological Seminary continues to be mindful of the COVID-19 virus and is monitoring any shift in circumstances that might require the seminary to adjust for on-campus courses, events and daily operations at the Tulsa, Okla. campus. Should changes be necessary, Phillips will notify students and all staff with high-priority emails and through the alert […]

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