Author: Phillips Seminary News

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 […]

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Presidential Candidate Selection Enters New Stage

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 […]

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Six Presidential Applicants Selected as Finalists

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 […]

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A Reflection by Geoff Brewster

The Rev. Geoff Brewster offers a reflection on Acts 10: 9-16 during weekly chapel services at Phillips. Brewster is the Senior Director of Stewardship at Phillips and is also a Phillips alum.

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BorderLinks Reflections

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.

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JustHope

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.

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Craddock Memorial Service

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.

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BorderLinks Reflections Part II

The Fall 2014 BorderLinks Class shares some of their experiences from their time spent visiting the U.S./Mexico border. Part II of I.

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BorderLinks Reflections Part 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.

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They Will Know We Are Christians By Our Love

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).

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