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Dean Defends Seminary’s Lease Deal with Music School

In a low-key, conversational session with 15 participants, Dean Ian S. Markham revealed that under a proposed 99-year lease, the music school would cover all of $32 million in deferred maintenance on General’s campus, which dates to 1817.

General Convention to Consider a Lifeline for GTS

Virginia Theological Seminary is poised to take control of General, the church's oldest seminary.

GTS and VTS Forge a Deeper Partnership

The two oldest Episcopal seminaries think they are stronger as collaborators than as competitors.

Dunkle to Step Down at GTS after Academic Year

The 13th dean and president of General Theological Seminary will leave the position at the end of the academic year. He spoke about his tenure at length with TLC.

The Narrow Path of the Parish Priest

Ideally, the parish priest neither sits back, nor stands in front, but rather nurtures the laity to take broader leadership roles, while paying attention to the needs of the whole flock.

Spiritual Sacrifices: A Sermon for Seminarians

Only in light of the confession of Jesus as Lord can we come to a right understanding of who we are. The church is indeed holy, a temple enabled to offer sacrifice. But its holiness is derivative of his, its sacrifice is the pleading of his for the sake of the world.

Exilic Ministry: A Sermon for Seminarians

The real struggle in the next generation will be to understand ourselves, as the people of God and not just conglomerations of individuals, in the light of our exilic condition. It will be the underlying test for Anglicans in the Global North. How do we come to understand ourselves as a people with a different narrative, as a people against culture’s grain, beyond the immediate political answers we might give?

Theology of Mind and Heart

Rowan Williams and Michael Curry bring their gifts to convocation at General Theological Seminary.

Williams Returns to General Seminary

General Theological Seminary will welcome the 104th Archbishop of Canterbury in February.

Seminaries to Launch ‘TryTank’

The Rev. Lorenzo Lebrija will lead a joint project for church growth and innovation.


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