The Rev. Dr. Nancy Claire Pittman Named President of Phillips Theological Seminary Following a seven-month long search that yielded an impressive and diverse pool of applicants, the Board of Trustees of Phillips Theological Seminary has named the Rev. Dr. Nancy Pittman as the school’s next president. Pittman has served as interim president of the Seminary […]
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Remind & Renew 2019… Negotiating Empire: Stories of Accommodation and Resistance from the New Testament
Christian churches have a long record of both supporting and resisting the empires they have encountered over the centuries. Two Phillips Theological Seminary faculty members will explore this complicated relationship during the 2019 Remind & Renew conference, Negotiating Empire: Stories of Accommodation and Resistance from the New Testament, Jan. 23–24 in Tulsa, Okla. Phillips New Testament […]
From Board of Trustees Chair Claire Meredith: The Phillips Theological Seminary transition team has been busy reviewing the applications for the position of president. After the September Board of Trustees meeting and intercultural development training, the team met and selected six candidates for further consideration. The trustees on the transition team have each taken one […]
The Presidential Transition Committee has selected six applicants as semifinalists to be the next president of Phillips Theological Seminary. The names of the semifinalists will remain confidential. “We are pleased with the quality and quantity of candidates interested in leading Phillips,” said Claire Meredith, chair of the Board of Trustees. “The number of impressive nominees […]
The most recent BorderLinks Immersion Course offer their reflections from their time spent in Arizona and Mexico in January 2016. BorderLinks is a non-profit organization that promotes study of issues on the border between Mexico and the United States and in New Orleans with churches and organizations dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
The JustHope delegation offers the chapel service on this day with special guests from Nicaragua. Leslie Penrose, Executive Director, and Phillips Theological Seminary alumna, includes special information about the December/Advent occasion honoring Mary, the mother of Jesus.
Listen to the full memorial service in its entirety for Fred B. Craddock recorded on April 13, 2015. Featured speakers include the Rev. Dr. Richard Ward, the Rev. Lori Walke, and the Rev. Dr. Robin Meyers.
The Fall 2014 BorderLinks Class shares some of their experiences from their time spent visiting the U.S./Mexico border. Part II of I.
The Fall 2014 BorderLinks Class shares some of their experiences from their time spent visiting the U.S./Mexico border. Part I of II.
Phillips students Jinx Barber, Josh Bell and Grant Ragsdale sing and perform Ragsdale’s arrangement of “They Will Know We Are Christians By Our Love.” This arrangement was originally played for a chapel service on February 17, 2015. (Published with permission from Ragsdale).