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A Conversation with Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis

Monday, October 17, 2022

3 min read  “We envision a world without poverty, without racism, without the destruction of the earth. This kind of common good is big, but it is completely possible,” Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis urged. “We have no real scarcity. We just have a scarcity of political will and moral consciousness to do the right thing.” 

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EDS at Union Newsletter | October 2022

Friday, October 14, 2022

Dear Friends, The Fall 2022 semester is in full swing and as the temperatures drop and leaves change color, life at EDS at Union has become even more vibrant and busy. The Anglican Studies students now find themselves deep in their studies, challenged by new perspectives and questions as they seek to find that elusive

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Fall 2022: In Memoriam

Friday, September 30, 2022

In Memoriam as of September 27, 2022 Alumni/ae  ​​​​​​Clement William Welsh ʼ37​​​​​​ ​​​​​​Mary Ann Mathewson Gray ʼ38​​​​​​​​​​​​ * Herbert R. Houghton ʼ39​​​​​​ * James R. Clime ʼ44​​​​​​ Henry H. Mitchell ʼ44​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ John C. Soltman ʼ45​​​​​​​​​​​​ Charles C. West ʼ45​​​​​​ Grace Robson Crowley ʼ46​​​​​​ Mary Crutchfield Macnab ʼ46​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Harry L. Conroy ʼ47​​​​​​ Kathryn “Kay” Rice Dreher ʼ47​​​​​​ Doris Veazie​ Ludder ʼ47​​​​​​ Glenn​ W. Bragstad ʼ48​​​​​​​​​​​​ Harvey C. Holland ʼ48​​​​​​ Ralph​ Wesley Reynolds ʼ48​​​​​​ Joan J. Bott ʼ49​​​​​​ Josephine Van Winkle Foster ʼ49​​​​​​ Janet Ruth Reed Miller ʼ49​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Raymond Whitney Barnes, Jr. ʼ50​​​​​​​​​​​​ Donald L. Helseth ʼ50​​​​​​ Richard R. Niebuhr ʼ50​​​​​​ Donald R. Broad ʼ51​​​​​​​ Richard Hugo Gatchel ʼ51​​​​​​ Norman K. Gottwald ‘51​​​​​​ Audrey Faith​ Adams Havsky ʼ51​​​​​​ Roland T. Kamm ʼ51​​​​​​ Roy Carlyle Lewis ʼ51​​​​​​​​​​​​ Virginia H. Davidson Richards ʼ51​​​​​​​​​​​​ William H. Simpson ʼ51​​​​​​ Sterling Cary ʼ52​​​​​​ Howard H. Cox ʼ52​​​​​​ John R. Ferris ʼ52​​​​​​​​​​​​ Blaine​ G. Hammond ʼ52​​​​​ Hazel​ M. Hufton Porter ʼ52​​​​​​

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Expanding the Moral Imaginary Through Film

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

   The Episcopal Divinity School at Union Theological Seminary has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation for “Religion and Racial Justice: Expanding the Moral Imaginary Through Film.” The grant will fund a two-year program that will bring together a cohort of scholars, faith leaders, activists, and artists of color to explore

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#PandemicPastoring ushers in a new era of church leadership

Monday, August 29, 2022

  NASHVILLE, TN – Researcher and author, Eileen Campbell-Reed conducted a 22-month qualitative study of over 100 Christian pastors and lay leaders (2020-22). She found church leaders experienced profound grief, loss, and conflict, as well as resilience, grace, and lasting change. She will present key findings of the #PandemicPastoring Report in a Webinar on September

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The Climate Crisis is a Matter of the Spirit : A Conversation with Karenna Gore

Monday, August 29, 2022

2 min read Alumna Karenna Gore is the founder and executive director of the Center for Earth Ethics (CEE) at Union Theological Seminary. Karenna formed CEE in 2015 to address the moral and spiritual dimensions of the climate crisis. Working at the intersection of faith, ethics, and ecology, she guides the Center’s public programs, educational

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