STR to Publish BCP Revision Conference Papers

January 22, 2018
The Sewanee Theological Review will publish the papers presented during the conferences on the possible revision of the Book of Common Prayer.

New Publications from Brosend and Holloway

January 16, 2018
Two of the School of Theology's faculty—the Rev. Dr. William Brosend, professor of homiletics and New Testament, and Dr. Paul Holloway, University professor of classics and ancient Christianity—have recently published books.

Sewanee Welcomes Ralph Hawkins and Marc Smith as Fellows-in-residence

January 16, 2018
The Sewanee community will welcome two fellows-in-residence from Feb. 12 through 23.

TheRev Deborah Jackson
Jackson Appointed Provincial Delegate to UNCSW

November 30, 2017
Presiding Bishop Curry has named the Rev. Dr. Deborah Jackson, dean of community life, admission, and recruiment for the School of Theology as the Episcopal provincial delegate to the Anglican Communion delegation.

Serving, Supporting, and Living Large

November 20, 2017
The Lodge family history has long been interwoven with Sewanee history. Richard (“Dick”) Lodge, C’71, and Gina Lodge recently made sure that the tradition will continue through their generous support and faithful leadership.

Pommersheim Receives the Freeman Award for Merit

November 14, 2017
The School of Theology awarded this year’s Freeman Award for Merit to Hannah Pommersheim, T’19, an M.Div. student from the Diocese of Texas.

Day Receives Woods Leadership Award

November 14, 2017
The Woods Leadership Award is presented annually to a middler seminarian at the School of Theology who has successfully assumed a leadership role in the class during their junior year.

"Invite*Welcome*Connect" Becomes a Program of the School's Beecken Center

May 25, 2017
Created by Mary Parmer and developed through the Episcopal Diocese of Texas Newcomer Ministry Project, IWC is a transformational ministry that equips and empowers congregations and individuals to cultivate intentional practices of evangelism, hospitality, and connectedness

Baldovin to Lecture on the Sacramentality of the Word

May 25, 2017
John Baldovin will give a public lecture on "The Sacramentality of the Word: An Ecumenical Approach" on June 21 at 7 p.m. in Hamilton Hall

School of Theology Announces Recipients of the Senior Academic Prizes and Awards

May 5, 2017
On May 3, the School of Theology bestowed prizes and awards to selected students during the last community lunch of the academic year.

A Convocation and Conferring of Degrees

April 7, 2017
On May 12, The School of Theology will graduate 43 seminarians and confer three honorary degrees. The service will be live-streamed via the School's website.

Craddock Conference Focuses on Preaching

March 22, 2017
In lectures, workshops, and worship, participants will explore and celebrate the legacy of the most important homiletician of our time—Fred Craddock.

Eleonore Stump to Lecture on Guilt and Forgiveness

March 14, 2017
Stump will consider the conflicting views about forgiveness on the part of the respondents in Simon Wiesenthal’s book "The Sunflower."

Easter Term Fellows-in-Residence

January 23, 2017
The School welcomes two fellows-in-residence Feb. 13–24, 2017.

Seminary Offers May Term Courses

January 19, 2017
The May Term courses offered in 2017 will address topics that do not require a full course yet merit more attention than can be given in existing courses during the academic year.

Cobb Joins School of Theology Staff

July 7, 2016
A newly created position will provide support for Contextual Education and Advanced Degrees.

School of Theology Commencement Graduates 41 Students and Confers Three Honorary Degrees

May 9, 2016
The University of the South's 2015­–16 academic year came to a close May 6 with a Convocation for the Conferring of Degrees in All Saints' Chapel.

Reconciliation Service Raises Awareness and Creates Conversation

April 21, 2016
Speakers shared personal narratives surrounding their experiences with racial issues and prejudice.

School of Theology Announces Honorary Degree Recipients

April 5, 2016
The University of the South’s School of Theology has announced its honorary degree recipients for Commencement on May 6.

April Welcomes Three Fellows-in-residence to Sewanee

April 4, 2016
Three fellows-in-residence with very diverse projects will join the School of Theology community from April 4–15.

Lilly Endowment Supports High School Students’ Faith Exploration

December 7, 2015
The University of the South’s School of Theology has received a grant of $600,000 to support the Beecken Center’s SUMMA Theological Debate Camp, established to train high-school students in theological debate.

Santa on the Mountain

November 11, 2015
Donations are being collected for the Santa on the Mountain program.

Osborne Receives the 2015 Woods Leadership Award

October 27, 2015
The School of Theology's 2015 Woods leadership Award was given to M.Div. student Jamie Lee Osborne, T’17, from the Diocese of Alabama.

Sewanee Welcomes Fellows-in-residence

October 22, 2015
The Rev. Canon John Tumwine and the Rev. Tim True arrive on the Mountain on Oct. 26.

Ryan Mails Receives Freeman Award for Merit

October 5, 2015
The School of Theology awarded the 2015 Freeman Award for Merit to Ryan Fredrick Mails, T’16, a M.Div. student from the Diocese of North Carolina.

Orientation Launches New Year

August 14, 2015
The School of Theology welcomed its new residential students on Aug. 14 with 10 days of orientation activities.

Sewanee Defined as Place of Global Orientation

July 16, 2015
The Rt. Rev. James Tengatenga gave the keynote address at the dinner for alumni and friends of the University during The Episcopal Church’s 78th General Convention.

EfM Celebrates 40 Years

July 1, 2015
On June 29, 175 people, graduates and participants of EfM, gathered in Salt Lake City to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the program, now the key education and formation program of the School’s Beecken Center.