Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Chronological Schedule

Events in bold are free and open to the public. Events may require pre-registration and/or payment.

September 2015

September 21-22 / Authentic Church - Contextual Church / The W. Don McClure Lectures in World Mission and Evangelism / Graham Cray Learn more.

September 26 / Telling the Story: New Disciples, New Church / Keynote: Keith C. Kaufold / 32nd Annual Teacher Training Workshop Learn more.

September 27-30 / The Life and Teaching of Henri Nouwen: Exploring the Rhythms of Solitude, Community, and Ministry / A Spiritual Formation Elective / B.J. Woodworth / Learn more.

September 28 - November 2, Mondays / Old Testament Biblical Hebrew Reading / Language Over Lunch: Mondays / Jim Durlesser Learn more.

September 30 - November 4, Wednesdays / New Testament Greek Reading / Language Over Lunch: Wednesdays / Jim Durlesser Learn more.

October 2015

October 26 / Atonement and Hope / Conversations and Community: Exploring the Landscape of Hope / Andrew Purves

October 29-30 / Investigating and Exploring Spiritual Connection in Daily Life / A Spirituality and Pastoral Care Event / Lynn Underwood Learn more.

November 2015

November 4 - 5 / Growing into Tomorrow...Today / A Board of Pensions Offering  Learn more.

November 13 / Sharks in the Holy Water / A Spirituality and Pastoral Care Event / Peter L. Steinke

November 18 / Proclamation and Hope / Conversations and Community: Exploring the Landscape of Hope / Lisa L. Thompson

December 2015

December 9 / The Diversity of Hope / Conversations and Community: Exploring the Landscape of Hope / John C. Welch

January 2016

January 11 - February 5 / Ezekiel: Prophet of the Presence and Absence of God / Online Class / Steven Tuell

January 11 - February 22 (no class on January 18), Mondays / Old Testament Biblical Hebrew Reading / Language Over Lunch: Mondays / Jim Durlesser Learn more.

January 13 - February 24 (no class on February 10), Wednesdays / New Testament Greek Reading / Language Over Lunch: Wednesdays / Jim Durlesser Learn more.

January 16 / Strange Glory: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Prophetic Witness / 2nd Annual Lecture and Community Conversation on Race and Church / Charles Marsh

January 17 / Kelso Lecture in Honor of Martin Luther King Jr. / David J. Garrow

January 20 / Finding Hope at Life's End / Conversations and Community: Exploring the Landscape of Hope / Scott Fuller

February 2016

February 17 / Social Change Ministries and Hope / Conversations and Community: Exploring the Landscape of Hope / R. Drew Smith

February 29 - March 4 / The Art of Transitional Ministry, Week 1 / Brenda Barnes and Paul Rhebergen Learn more.

March 2016

March 15 / Journey Inward, Journey Outward / A Christian Educators Event / Heath Rada

March 16-19 / Conflict Resolution as Spiritual Practice: Turning Challenge into Opportunity / Spiritual Formation Elective / Deidre Combs

April 2016

April 4-29, 2016 / Leadership through Conflict / Online Class / Leanna K. Fuller

April 4 - May 9, Mondays / Old Testament Biblical Hebrew Reading / Language Over Lunch: Mondays / Jim Durlesser Learn more.

April 6 - May 11, Wednesdays / New Testament Greek Reading / Language Over Lunch: Wednesdays / Jim Durlesser Learn more.

April 5 / Preaching, Healing, and Hope in Hazardous Times / Schaff Lectures in Youngstown, Ohio / Brad R. Braxton

April 6 / Preaching, Healing, and Hope in Hazardous Times / Schaff Lectures at PTS / Brad R. Braxton

April 18-21 / Executive Certificate in Religious Fundraising / David P. King

April 20 / Mission and Hope / Conversations and Community: Exploring the Landscape of Hope / Scott Hagley

May 2016

May 1-4 / Immersion Experience: An Invitation to a Deeper Spiritual Life / Spiritual Formation Foundation Class / Mary Lynn Callahan and PTS Faculty Learn more.

May 18 / Redeeming Evangelism / Elaine Heath

May 19 / Contemplative Path - Missional Plant / Albright-Deering Lectures in Methodist Studies / Elaine Heath

June 2016

June 5-8 / Gracious Leadership: Forming Christian Community in a Diverse World / Henderson Summer Leadership Conference in conjunction with the 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Miller Summer Youth Institute / Keynote: Eric H.F. Law

June 6 / Gracious Leadership: Forming Christian Community in a Diverse World / J. Hubert Henderson Lecture on Church and Ministry / Eric H.F. Law

June 26-29 / Inivitation to Simplicity / Spiritual Formation Elective / Mark Scandrette