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Marilynne Robinson to Receive Annual Kuyper Prize for Excellence in Reformed Theology and Public Life

—Author of Gilead to lecture April 14 on Moses and the origins of American liberalism—

Princeton, NJ, March 30, 2011–Marilynne Robinson, the author of Gilead, which won the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for fiction and the 2004 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, is the recipient of Princeton Theological Seminary’s 2011 Abraham Kuyper Prize for Excellence in Reformed Theology and Public Life. She will receive the award when she delivers the Seminary’s Kuyper Lecture on Thursday, April 14, 2011, at 7:30 p.m.
Spring Handbell Concert April 17

Princeton, NJ, March 24, 2011–Princeton Theological Seminary will present a handbell concert “Flashback to the ’80s A Concert of Handbell Hits from the Past” for the Seminary and Princeton communities on Sunday, April 17, 2011, at 5 00 p.m. in Miller Chapel on the Seminary’s main campus.

Princeton Seminary Launches New Initiative in Cultural Proficiency

Princeton Theological Seminary has launched “Navigating the Waters Pathways to Embracing Diversity,” a three to four year cultural proficiency and diversity competency initiative that will include all of the institution’s constituencies.

Seminary Stages Four Performances of The Merchant of Venice April 7 through 10

Princeton, NJ, March 22, 2011–Princeton Theological Seminary’s Department of Speech Communication in Ministry will present William Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice on Thursday through Saturday, April 7 through 9 at 8:00 p.m., and Sunday, April 10 at 3:00 p.m.

Church Leader and Scholar from Myanmar Named PTS Distinguished Alumna

 —President of Myanmar Institute of Theology returns to alma mater to receive award—

Princeton, New Jersey, March 22, 2011–Dr. Anna May Say Pa, former principal of the Myanmar Institute of Theology (MIT), was honored as a Princeton Theological Seminary Distinguished Alumna when she visited the campus March 9.
PTS Celebrates 400th Anniversary of King James Bible

—March 26 conference explores how the Authorized Version of the Bible has influenced language, literature, culture, and faith—

Princeton, NJ, March 18, 2011–Princeton Theological Seminary will mark the 400th anniversary of the King James Version (KJV) of the Bible at a daylong conference on Saturday, March 26, 2011, “What Hath King James Wrought?”

Annual Used Book Sale April 7-9

Princeton, NJ, March 4, 2011–Princeton Theological Seminary will hold its annual used book sale Thursday, April 7, 2011, through Saturday, April 9, 2011, from 9 00 a.m. to 9 00 p.m. each day in the Seminary’s Whiteley Gymnasium.

Theologian David Kelsey to Deliver Warfield Lectures

Princeton, NJ, March 2, 2011–Princeton Theological Seminary will welcome Dr. David H. Kelsey, the Luther Weigle Professor Emeritus of Theology at Yale Divinity School, to campus March 28 through 31, 2011, when he delivers the annual Warfield Lectures. 

Thomas Hastings, former Mission Worker in Japan, to Lecture on Japanese Christian Reformer Toyohiko Kagawa

—April 5 lecture will focus on the enduring witness of Toyohiko Kagawa—

Princeton, NJ, March 1, 2011–Dr. Thomas Hastings, associate director at the Center of Theological Inquiry in Princeton, New Jersey, will deliver the Toyohiko Kagawa Lecture at Princeton Theological Seminary. 
White House Staffer and World Food Prize Laureate to Keynote Conference on Faith and Public Life

—Joshua DuBois, executive director of the White House Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, and David Beckmann, president of Bread for the World, will speak at conference March 10–12—

Princeton, NJ, February 21, 2011–Joshua DuBois, special assistant to President Obama and executive director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, and David Beckmann, president of Bread for the World and a World Food Prize Laureate, will be keynote speakers at Princeton Theological Seminary’s March 10–12, 2011, Institute for Faith and Public Life.

Sang Hyun Lee Lecture on Asian American Theology and Ministry, March 14

Is There an Asian American Theology?

—Vietnamese Professor of Catholic Social Thought to Deliver March 14 at Princeton Seminary honoring Sang Hyun Lee

Princeton, NJ, February 18, 2011–Princeton Theological Seminary’s Sang Hyun Lee Lecture on Asian American Theology and Ministry will be held on Monday, March 14, 2011, at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Mackay Campus Center on the Seminary campus.

Joint Choirs Present Vespers Service March 6

—Service will feature hymns and responses for congregation as well as masterworks for choir

Princeton, NJ, February 18, 2011–The combined choirs of Princeton Theological Seminary and Nassau Presbyterian Church will present a choral vespers service, “This Shining Night,” on Sunday, March 6 at 7:00 p.m. in Miller Chapel on the Seminary campus.

Shakespeare at PTS

Princeton, NJ, January 20,2011–Princeton TheologicalSeminary will offer a spring film festival in conjunction with its course“‘Through a Glass, Darkly’: The Biblical and Shakespearean Visions,” taught byClifton Black, the Seminary’s Otto A. Piper Professor of Biblical Theology.

Weadon Concert Celebrates Johann Sebastian Bach

Princeton, NJ, January 13, 2011–Princeton Theological Seminary celebrates Johann Sebastian Bach with a concert featuring organist Alan Morrison, who will perform Bach’s Clavier-Übung III, a collection of Bach’s most robust settings of Lutheran chorales framed by the famous Prelude and Fugue in E-flat Major.

New Testament Scholar to Deliver Alexander Thompson Lecture

Princeton, NJ, January 7, 2011–Dr. Friedrich Avemarie, professor of New Testament at the Faculty of Protestant Theology of the Philipps Universität Marburg, Germany, will deliver Princeton Theological Seminary’s annual Alexander Thompson Lecture on Monday, February 28, 2011, at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Mackay Campus Center, followed by a reception for the lecturer in the Private Dining Room.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture focuses on King’s Leadership Legacy

—Cheryl J. Sanders, pastor of the Third Street Church of God in Washington DC, will Lecture February 10—  Princeton, NJ, December 16, 2010–Dr. Cheryl J. Sanders, senior pastor of the Third Street Church of God in Washington DC and professor of Christian ethics at Howard University School of Divinity, will give Princeton Theological Seminary’s annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture on Thursday, February 10 at 7:00 p.m.

Annual Women in Church and Ministry Lecture Features Muslim Scholar

—Ingrid Mattson, director of the Macdonald Center for the Study of Islam and Christian Muslim Relations, to Deliver Lecture February 24— Princeton, NJ, December 15, 2010–Dr. Ingrid Mattson, director of the Macdonald Center for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations, and professor of Islamic Studies and Christian-Muslim Relations at Hartford Seminary in Hartford, Connecticut, will give the annual Women in Church and Ministry Lecture at Princeton Theological Seminary on Thursday, February 24, 2011, at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Mackay Campus Center on the Seminary campus.

Alternative Fair Trade Christmas Market

Princeton, NJ, November 19, 2010–Seminarians for Peace and Justice, a student led organization at Princeton Theological Seminary, will have an alternative fair trade Christmas market Monday, December 6 through Friday, December 10, from 11 30 a.m. to 2 30 p.m. daily in the lobby of the Mackay Campus Center on the Seminary’s campus.

Carols of Many Nations December 8

Princeton, NJ, November 16, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary will present three musical services of carols from around the world for the Seminary and Princeton communities on Wednesday, December 8 at 3 00 p.m., 6 30 p.m., and 8 30 p.m. in Miller Chapel on the Seminary’s campus.

Missiological Scholar Offers Three Lectures on Missions and Migrations November 29 and 30

Princeton, NJ, November 15, 2010–Since the 1960s, international migrations have transformed into a truly global phenomenon.

Princeton Seminary Honors Military Chaplains on Veterans Day

—Alumnus and Air Force Chaplain Bruce Glover Reflects on War and Peace—Princeton, NJ, November 12, 2010–“For many people, Veterans Day offers both a painful reminder of what’s most important, as well as a personal invitation,” said U.S. Air Force Chaplain, Lieutenant Colonel Bruce R. Glover, during a Veterans Day meditation at Princeton Theological Seminary.

Holiday Handbell Concert December 2

Princeton, NJ, November 12, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary will present a holiday handbell concert for the Seminary and Princeton communities on Thursday, December 2 at 7 30 p.m. in Miller Chapel on the Seminary’s campus.

Professor Ellen Charry Publishes God and the Art of Happiness

 Princeton, NJ, November 10, 2010–Google “happiness” and more than sixty six million results pop up instantly finding that actual happiness takes much longer. Now, a Princeton Theological Seminary professor argues that true happiness comes to those who delight in God.

President of Historic African American Seminary Honored by Princeton Seminary

—Leah Gaskin Fitchue of Payne Theological Seminary Receives Princeton’s Distinguished Alumna Award—Princeton, NJ, November 2, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary presented its 2010 Distinguished Alumna Award to Leah Gaskin Fitchue, the president of Payne Theological Seminary in Wilberforce, Ohio, on October 25 during the Seminary’s annual alumni/ae reunion.

Judith Lieu to Deliver Neumann Lecture

Princeton, NJ, October 26, 2010–Judith Lieu, Lady Margaret’s Professor of Divinity, and Fellow of Robinson College at the University of Cambridge, will give the 2010–2011 Frederick Neumann Memorial Lecture at Princeton Theological Seminary on Monday, November 15 at 7:00 p.m.

Inaugural Convocation and Dedication of the School of Christian Vocation And Mission

 —Celebration of Newly Re Named and Repurposed Center of Continuing Education Panel To Explore the Role of Seminaries in a Changing World—Princeton, NJ,  October 6, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary’s School of Christian Vocation and Mission, formerly the Center of Continuing Education, today announced that on Tuesday, October 19 at 1:00 p.m., it will host its inaugural convocation in celebration of its new name and discerned call to Christian ministry.

PTS Celebrates Tenth Anniversary of the Joe R. Engle Organ at October 28 Concert

Princeton, NJ, October 7, 2010–Renowned organist Joan Lippincott performed the inaugural concert on Princeton Theological Seminary’s Joe R. Engle Organ in February 2001, and is returning to help celebrate the tenth anniversary of the organ’s installation in Miller Chapel.

Hispanic Theological Initiative Earns Excelencia In Education Honors

 —Initiative is Ranked Top Graduate level Program Accelerating Latina o Student Success—Princeton, NJ, October 5, 2010–Excelencia in Education, a Washington DC nonprofit, named the Hispanic Theological Initiative (HTI) at Princeton Theological Seminary the winner of its 2010 Examples of Excelencia

Touring Choir Brings Global Music to Churches

 Princeton, NJ, September 30, 2010–The Princeton Theological Seminary’s Touring Choir provides voices in music and liturgies that help churches explore other cultures.

Lectures on the Art of Preaching

Princeton, NJ, September 27, 2010–Barbara K. Lundblad, the Joe R. Engle Associate Professor of Preaching at Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York, will give three lectures on preaching October 18 and 19 at Princeton Theological Seminary. 

Patrick Miller to Lecture on the Psalms

—Professor of Old Testament Theology returns to Princeton Seminary to deliver annual Stone Lectures October 4–7— Princeton, NJ, September 16, 2010–Dr. Patrick Miller, Charles T. Haley Professor of Old Testament Theology Emeritus at Princeton Theological Seminary, will deliver the Stone  Lectures at Princeton Seminary beginning Monday, October 4.

Princeton Seminary Welcomes New Students as 199th Academic Year Begins

Princeton, NJ, September 20, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary began its 199th academic year with Academic Convocation on Sunday, September 19 at 8 00 p.m. in Miller Chapel.

Deborah Hunsinger to Give Inaugural Lecture on Trauma and Pastoral Care

Princeton, NJ, September 17, 2010–Whether in the remembrance of 9 11, in the tragedy of war in Afghanistan and around the world, or in personal stories of rape and domestic violence, traumatic loss is part of the human experience.

British Biologist-Theologian to Deliver Science for Ministry Lecture

Princeton, NJ, September 16, 2010–Dr. Celia Deane Drummond, professor of theology and of biological sciences and director of the Centre for Religion and the Biosciences at the University of Chester in the United Kingdom, will give a public lecture at at Princeton Theological Seminary on Wednesday, September 22 at 7:00 p.m. on “Evolutionary Biology and Theology.”

School of Christian Vocation and Mission Offers Program on “Theology in Service to the Church”

Princeton, NJ, August 9, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary’s School of Christian Vocation and Mission, formerly the Center of Continuing Education, kicked off a weeklong summer educational session today on “Theology in Service to the Church” that will run through Friday, August 13.

Five New Trustees Elected to Seminary Board

Princeton, NJ, August 4, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the election of five new members of its Board of Trustees.

George Hunsinger Recipient of 2010 Karl Barth Prize from Union of Evangelical Churches in Germany

Princeton, NJ, June 18, 2010–George Hunsinger, Princeton Theological Seminary’s Hazel Thompson McCord Professor of Systematic Theology and a scholar on the work of Karl Barth, has been chosen as the recipient of the 2010 Karl Barth Award by the jury of the Union of Evangelical Churches in the Evangelical Church in Germany.

Hispanic Theological Initiative Announces 2010 Book Award and Lecture

Princeton, NJ, June 18, 2010–The Hispanic Theological Initiative (HTI) at Princeton Theological Seminary has announced that Dr. Michael E. Lee, assistant professor of theology at Fordham University, will receive its annual book prize for 2010.

Grant Received from the William A. and Eugenie H. Sullivan Trust of The Philadelphia Foundation

Princeton, NJ, June 14, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary has received a grant of $27,975.13 to its William Albert and Eugenie Hummel Sullivan Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund by the William A. and Eugenie H. Sullivan Trust of The Philadelphia Foundation.

Theology Today to Partner with New Publisher

 Princeton, NJ, June 11, 2010–Theology Today, the quarterly journal of Christian theology founded by Princeton Theological Seminary in 1944, has announced a new publishing agreement with SAGE, a leading international academic and professional publisher for academic and educational markets based in London, United Kingdom.

Princeton Seminary Students Receive Prestigious National Fellowships

Princeton, NJ, June 10, 2010–Jeremiah I. Chester, Richard A. DeVries, Nicholas A. Johnson, and Daniel J. Stulac, Master of Divinity students at Princeton Theological Seminary, have been recognized as young leaders who demonstrate exceptional gifts for ministry by The Fund for Theological Education (FTE).

Princeton Seminary Graduates 199 Students May 22

 Photos available May 24 at www.ptsem.edu Princeton, NJ, May 19, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary will hold commencement exercises on Saturday, May 22 at 4 00 p.m. in the Princeton University Chapel.

Musical Concert: “Nordic Delights” June 4 in Miller Chapel

Princeton, NJ, May 12, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary presents “Nordic Delights,” a musical concert featuring international touring duo Sven Ingvart Mikkelsen on organ and Jochen Brusch on violin.

Jeffrey W. Frymire Appointed to Two-Year Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellowship

Princeton, NJ, May 12, 2010–Jeffrey W. Frymire, a minister in the Church of God in Anderson, Indiana, and interim pastor of Church of the Foothills in Pasadena, California, has been appointed to a two-year post-doctoral teaching fellowship in preaching and speech at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey.

Inaugural Institute of Faith and Public Life, May 19–21

Princeton, NJ, April 30, 2010–As part of Princeton Seminary’s mission “to engage Christian faith with intellectual, political, and economic life in pursuit of truth, justice, compassion and peace,” the Seminary’s School of Christian Vocation and Mission will hold the first Institute of Faith and Public Life from Wednesday, May 19 to Friday,May 21 in the Erdman Center, 20 Library Place in Princeton.

Biblical Studies Department Seminar on the Future of the Discipline May 19

Princeton, NJ, April 16, 2010–John Haralson Hayes, Franklin N. Parker Professor of Old Testament Emeritus at Emory University’s Candler School of Theology, will deliver Princeton Theological Seminary’s Biblical Studies Department Lecture on Wednesday, May 19 at 3:00 p.m. in Stuart Hall, Room 4 on the Seminary’s campus.

Annual Used Book Sale May 7–10

Princeton, NJ, April 1, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary will hold its annual used book sale on Friday through Monday, May 7–10 from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Friday and Saturday), 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Monday) in the Seminary’s Whiteley Gymnasium.

Handbell Concert: “Hymns! Hymns! Hymns!”

Princeton, NJ, April 1, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary will present a handbell concert “Hymns Hymns Hymns ” for the Seminary and Princeton communities on Thursday, April 29 at 7 30 p.m. in the sanctuary of Nassau Presbyterian Church, 61 Nassau Street in Princeton.

Lord Sacks of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth to Deliver Kuyper Lecture

Princeton, NJ, March 18, 2010–Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth, is the recipient of Princeton Theological Seminary’s 2010 Abraham Kuyper Prize for Excellence in Reformed Theology and Public Life.

Seminary Stages Four Performances of The Caucasian Chalk Circle

 Princeton, NJ, March 15, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary’s Department of Speech Communication in Ministry will present Bertolt Brecht’s The Caucasian Chalk Circle on Thursday through Saturday, April 8 through 10 at 8:00 p.m., and Sunday, April 11 at 3:00 p.m.

The Women in Church in Ministry Lecture April 8

Princeton, NJ, March 12, 2010–The Reverend Dr. Jacqui Lewis, senior minister at Middle Collegiate Church in New York City and a nationally recognized speaker and preacher on the topics of racial justice and reconciliation, will give the annual Women in Church and Ministry Lecture at Princeton Theological Seminary on Thursday, April 8 at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Mackay Campus Center.

A Musical Service for the Easter Season: “Palms to Passion”

Princeton, NJ, March 5, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary will celebrate the Easter season with a service of worship entering Holy Week and ushering in Christ’s Passion with palm processional, festive music, and scripture.

Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture March 25

Princeton, NJ, March 5, 2010–Dr. J. Kameron Carter, associate professor in theology and Black church studies at Duke Divinity School, will give Princeton Theological Seminary’s annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture on Thursday, March 25 at 7 00 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Mackay Campus Center on the Seminary’s main campus.

PTS Alumnus to Discuss Book on Living and Working in Haiti

Princeton, NJ, February 17, 2010–Princeton Theological Seminary alumnus Kent Annan will discuss his book, Following Jesus Through the Eye of the Needle Living Fully, Loving Dangerously, on Thursday, March 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Seminary’s School of Vocation and Mission, 20 Library Place in Princeton.

Pastor, Rabbi, and Sheikh to Discuss Interfaith Friendship

Princeton, NJ, January 28, 2010—Too often religion seems to fuel more hatred than love, more conflict than collaboration. For three unique friends—a rabbi, a pastor, and a sheikh—their relationship goes to the heart of interfaith understanding and embodies a revolutionary spirit of healing.

Dr. Haruko Nawata Ward to Deliver Lecture

Princeton, NJ, January 22, 2010–Dr. Haruko Nawata Ward, associate professor of church history at Columbia Theological Seminary, will deliver Princeton Seminary’s History and Ecumenics Department spring lecture on Thursday, February 4 at 7 00 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Mackay Campus Center.

Students in Israel to Study Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

Students in Israel to Study Judaism, Christianity, and IslamPrinceton, NJ, January 7, 2010—Seventeen Princeton Theological Seminary students flew to Israel on January 5 for a three week travel course titled Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in Israel.

Study Theology Online Using Calvin's 1541 Institutes

Princeton Seminary Launches Online Study of Reformed Theology Using Calvin’s 1541 Institutes Princeton, NJ, December 23, 2009—Princeton Seminary invites the church to a systematic study of Reformed theology in 2010 by “returning to the sources” of that theology.

Ancient Judaism Scholar to Deliver Thompson Lecture

Princeton, NJ, December 17, 2009–Dr. Hindy Najman, director of the Centre for Jewish Studies and associate professor of ancient Judaism in the Department and Centre for the Study of Religion at the University of Toronto, will deliver Princeton Theological Seminary’s annual Alexander Thompson Lecture on Monday, February 22, 2010, at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Mackay Campus Center.

Listen Online to The Geddes W. Hanson Lecture

Princeton, NJ, December 15, 2009–Dr. Brad R. Braxton, a Baptist minister, biblical scholar, and teacher of preaching, delivered the Geddes W. Hanson Lecture at Princeton Theological Seminary on Thursday, October 1.

Hear Lecture on “The Qu’ran and Its Place in Muslim Life”

Princeton, NJ, December 14, 2009–“The Qur’an and Its Place in Muslim Life” was the topic of a public lecture at Princeton Theological Seminary on Monday, November 23.

Christmas Service: Carols of Many Nations

Princeton, NJ, November 18, 2009–Princeton Theological Seminary will present three musical services of carols from around the world for the Seminary and Princeton communities on Wednesday, December 9 at 3:00 p.m., 6:30 p.m., and 8:30 p.m. in Miller Chapel on the Seminary’s campus.

Holiday Handbell Concert featuring the Princeton Ringers

Princeton, NJ, November 18, 2009–Princeton Theological Seminary will present a holiday handbell concert for the Seminary and Princeton communities on Thursday, December 3 at 8:00 p.m. in Miller Chapel on the Seminary’s campus.

New Alumni-ae Director Named

Princeton, NJ, November 6, 2009–William Robert Sharman III has been named director of alumni/ae relations at Princeton Theological Seminary. He begins his duties on December 1, 2009.

Seminary Lecture Offers Introduction to Muslim Life and the Qur’an

Princeton, NJ, October 28, 2009–“The Qur’an and Its Place in Muslim Life” will be the topic of a public lecture at Princeton Theological Seminary on Monday, November 23 at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Mackay Campus Center.

Inaugural Science for Ministry Lecture

Princeton, NJ, October 20, 2009–Dr. Ted Peters, professor of systematic theology at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary and the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California, will give the Science for Ministry Institute’s inaugural public lecture at Princeton Theological Seminary on Wednesday, November 4 at 7:30 p.m.

Photos of Albert Schweitzer on Exhibit at Erdman Art Gallery

Princeton, NJ, October 5, 2009–“Visiting Hours at Lambaréné: Photographic Reminiscences of Albert Schweitzer, 1961–1963” is currently on display at Princeton Theological Seminary’s Erdman Art Gallery through Sunday, November 8.

World Renowned Calvin Scholar to Deliver Warfield Lectures

Princeton, NJ, September 22, 2009–Princeton Theological Seminary will welcome Dr. Randall C. Zachman,  professor of reformation studies at the University of Notre Dame, to campus October 19 through 22 when he delivers the annual Warfield Lectures.

Twelfth Annual Wholistic Health Fair

Princeton, NJ, September 22, 2009–Princeton Theological Seminary’s Wholistic Health Initiative will host its twelfth annual health fair on Friday, October 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Mackay Campus Center on the Seminary campus.

Ethics Scholar to Deliver Stone Lectures

Princeton, NJ, September 21, 2009–Dr. William F. May, senior fellow at the Institute for Practical Ethics and Public Life at the University of Virginia, will deliver the Stone Lectures at Princeton Theological Seminary beginning Monday, October 5.

Lecture in Honor of First African American Faculty Member

Princeton, NJ, September 17, 2009–Dr. Brad R. Braxton, a Baptist minister, biblical scholar, and teacher of preaching, will deliver the Geddes W. Hanson Lecture at Princeton Theological Seminary on Thursday, October 1 at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Mackay Campus Center.

Seminary Begins 198th Academic Year

Princeton, NJ, September 14, 2009–Princeton Theological Seminary begins its 198th academic year on September 20 with Academic Convocation on Sunday, September 20 at 8:00 p.m. in Miller Chapel.

Princeton Seminary Names New Administrator

Princeton, NJ, August 17, 2009–Princeton Theological Seminary has announced the appointment of a new member of its administrative staff.

New Faculty Member and Four New Trustees

Princeton, NJ, July 27, 2009–Princeton Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of a new faculty member and the election of four new trustees.

Shakespeare at Princeton Seminary

Princeton, NJ, July 24, 2009–Princeton Theological Seminary will offer a fall film festival in conjunction with its course “‘Through a Glass, Darkly’: The Biblical and Shakespearean Visions,” taught by Clifton Black, the Seminary’s Otto A. Piper Professor of Biblical Theology.

Seminary Awarded “Science for Ministry” Grant

Princeton, NJ, July 6, 2009–Princeton Theological Seminary has been awarded a $346,988 grant over three years as part of the John Templeton Foundation’s inaugural “Science for Ministry” Initiative. The purpose of this broader program is to “support effective science education programs and resources for people active in ministry.”

Seminary Receives Grant from Sullivan Trust

Princeton, NJ, July 13, 2009Princeton Theological Seminary has received a grant of $28,946.14 given to the William Albert and Eugenie Hummel Sullivan Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund by the William A. and Eugenie H. Sullivan Trust of The Philadelphia Foundation. The scholarship endowment fund supports students who are preparing for ministry.