Come & See
Feb. 20–22, 2014
If you’re in the discernment process as a postulant or exploring your faith and ministry as a lay leader, a visit to The School of Theology at the University of the South is your best way to experience Episcopal seminary education in Sewanee. Student-organized and student-led, Come & See 2014 will introduce you to community life and theological formation in one of the most beautiful settings in the nation.
The Come & See weekend inlcudes a wide range of activities.
- Worship with us in the seminary’s Chapel of the Apostles and the University’s All Saints’ Chapel.
- Attend classes in an intimate setting taught by our highly credentialed faculty.
- Engage with faculty and students as they discuss a variety of issues regarding formation for ordained ministry, theological education, preaching excellence, and seminary life and work.
- Discover why our campus is in one of the most beautiful environments for education in America.
- Allow our financial aid professionals to detail the ways we can support you as you pursue your education.
- Once on the Mountain for Come & See, your expenses — food and campus lodging — are covered by The School of Theology.
The University of the South provides an unparalleled environment for structured and academically challenging theological study and worship as an integral part of formation. Located on a wooded 13,000-acre campus known as the Domain, Sewanee boasts a tight-knit community of undergraduate and graduate students who, along with faculty and the community at large, value and practice a sustainable lifestyle.
At The School of Theology, you will find:
- a theological approach in witness and service to the Triune God rooted in scripture, theology, and prayer, and characterized by a commitment to social justice and broad-based learning;
- educational programs designed to prepare men and women for ordained and lay ministries;
- an outstanding and highly credentialed faculty, leaders in their disciplines;
- a friendly, inclusive, and close-knit community that accommodates the educational and lifestyle needs of both families and single students;
- the advantages of affiliation with and proximity to one of the nation’s leading liberal arts universities, with a wide range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities;
- and generous financial aid.
Where is Sewanee?
Sewanee is a “thin” place, a place charged with God’s presence, a place where the corporal and the spiritual meet. Located in Middle Tennessee, up on the Cumberland Plateau, its natural beauty is unparalled. Learn more about Sewanee.
Come & See 2014 Schedule will be available by October 2013.