What Faith Groups Have to Add to Debates on Artificial Intelligence

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April 14, 2019, Deseret News

Includes quotes by Professor Ron Cole-Turner

A 40-year-old Takes 40 Hikes

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March 12, 2019, The Christian Century

Book review of Professor Owens' latest work Threshold of Discovery: A Field Guide to Spirituality in Midlife

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary Partners with Episcopal Diocese to Offer Anglican/Episcopal Studies

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March 1, 2019, Presbyterian Outlook

Write-up about the Seminary's new Anglican/Episcopal Studies Track

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Work Touched Pittsburgh, Continues Today

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Jan. 21, 2019, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Includes quotes from VP John Welch '02

Education (To Be Continued)

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January 2019, InTrust Magazine

Written by Helen Blier on the importance of continuing education programs in seminaries

Tony Norman: The Mother's Crusade 

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Jan. 18, 2019, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Coverage of the Metro-Urban Institute-sponsored event with 1Hood Media, A Conversation with Sabrina Fulton (Travyon Martin's Mother)

What’s the good news in the season after Epiphany?

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Jan. 15, 2019, Christian Century

Written by Professor Roger Owens

Often Pittsburgh Theological Seminary is mentioned in print and social media. Below are articles and videos highlighting PTS events and people.

For Pittsburgh, A Difficult Year Reveals Long-Buried Problems 

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Dec. 31, 2018, NPR

Includes quotes from Professor Leanna Fuller

Mr. Rogers Movie Name, Photo Starring Tom Hanks Released

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Dec. 28, 2018, Centre Daily Times

Discusses upcoming movie about alum Fred Rogers '62

C.S. Lewis’s Tales a Window to Divine Mysteries, Audience Hears

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Dec. 20, 2018, Anglican Journal

About Professor Edith Humphrey's book Further Up and Further In: Orthodox Conversations with C. S. Lewis on Scripture and Theology

Good News in Rural America: There’s More to the Story than Poverty and Disappointment

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Nov. 29, 2018, Christianity Today

Written by church planter and alum Charlie Cotherman '12

L. Roger Owens: Discerning How to Act After the Tree of Life Attack

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Nov. 13, 2018, Faith and Leadership

Written by Professor Roger Owens

Jostling for the Driver’s Seat

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Nov. 12, 2018, U.S. News & World Report

Includes quotes from VP John Welch

KD/PG Sunday Edition

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Nov. 4, 2018, KDKA TV

Interview with VP John Welch (begins at 3:20)

Fred Rogers, Understated Champion of Radical Kindness

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Nov. 2, 2018, Washington Post

Book review of latest work about Fred Rogers '62

Pittsburgh Synagogues Holding 'Show Up For Shabbat' Services

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Nov. 1, 2018, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Names VP John Welch

The Ride Home with John and Kathy

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Oct. 29, 2018, WORD FM

Interview with VP John Welch following Tree of Life shooting (begins at 14:44)

After Synagogue Shooting, Presbyterians Share Shock, Grief; Stand in Solidarity with Neighbors

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Oct. 29, 2018, PCUSA Presbyterian Mission

Includes quote from President David Esterline

United Methodists Speak Out in Wake of Synagogue Shooting 

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Oct. 29, 2018, UM News

Includes quote from Professor Steven Tuell

Ottawas Jewish Community Advised to Remain Vigilant After Synagogue Shooting

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Oct. 29, 2018, Canada Live News

Includes quote from VP John Welch

Thousands Attend Vigil to Support, Foster Healing After Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

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Oct. 28, 2018, Tribune-Review

Includes quote from VP John Welch

‘Tensions’ Caused by the Orthodox Christianity Split are Felt from Moscow to McKees Rocks 

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Oct. 28, 2018, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Includes quotes from Professor John Burgess

Orthodox Christianity Faced with a Political Divide 

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Oct. 18, 2018, Public Radio International

Includes quotes from Professor John Burgess

The Ride Home with John and Kathy

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Oct. 2, 2018, WORD FM

Interview with Professor Leanna Fuller (begins at 1:41:06)

The Ride Home with John and Kathy

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Sept. 28, 2018, WORD FM

Interview with alum and pastor Jon Chillinsky '18 (begins at 13:30)

More Affordable Housing Units Coming to East Liberty

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Aug. 31, 2018, Pittsburgh Courier

Includes the Seminary's involvement in Village Collaborative of East Liberty and HELP Initiative, working to protect, strengthen, and rebuild targeted East End communities

Mister Rogers Faith  

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Aug. 29, 2018

Interview with VP for Seminary Advancement Christine Chakoian regarding the faith of Fred Rogers '62

'Texting Thru Recovery': How Awesome is This Place

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June 16, 2018, The Indiana Gazette

Highlights the Continuing Education program "Thomas Merton and the Journey to True Self"

How Fred Rogers Changed Children's Television

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June 14, 2018, Biography

Covers the life and legacy of Fred Rogers '62

Review: Take the Next Trolley to ‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’

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June 6, 2018, The New York Times

Movie review of the documentary about "Mister" Fred Rogers '62

Metro-Urban Institute Conference 2018

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May 31, 2018, Pittsburgh Courier

Photos from the 2018 Metro-Urban Institute conference

Fifty Years Ago, Fred Rogers Ccreated a Welcoming Neighborhood

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Feb. 21, 2018, Observer-Reporter

Deatils how the message of Fred Rogers '62 is needed today

Mister Rogers’ Legacy Lives on at Pittsburgh Seminary

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Feb. 18, 2018, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Follows the ministry of alum Fred Rogers and his lasting impact on Pittsburgh Seminary

Fred Rogers' Lasting Legacy, Continuing Ties to His Latrobe Home

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Feb. 17, 2018, Tribune-Review

Details the legacy of Pittsburgh Seminary alum Fred Rogers

15 Fun Facts About Mister Rogers and His Neighborhood

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Feb. 16, 2018, Penn Live

Includes facts about PTS alum Fred Rogers '62

Going After the One: Leadership Lessons for Church Planters

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Feb. 13, 2018, Presbyterian Outook

Written by Church Planting Initiative Director Karen Rohrer

Spiritual Disciplines Deepen Faith: Strengthening Community and Faith

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Feb. 8, 2018, Presbyterians Today

Reflections by N. Graham Standish '88

C.S. Lewis’s Fantasies a Special Window to Divine Mysteries, Experts Say

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Feb. 6, 2018, Anglican Journal

Highlighting the work of Professor Edith Humphrey and her newest book on C. S. Lewis

Christians Persevere Through Egypt's Tensions, Leader Says

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Feb. 4, 2018, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features the World Mission Initiative event "The Egyptian Church Post Arab Spring: Challenges and Opportunities" and comments by Director Hunter Farrell

The Radical — but Gentle — Faith of Mister Rogers

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Jan. 30, 2018, The Washington Post

Records the ministry of Fred Roges '62, alum and founder of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

Tom Hanks to Play Beloved Christian TV Icon Mr. Rogers in Upcoming Biopic 'You Are My Friend'

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Jan. 30, 2018, The Christian Post

Reports on the life of alum Fred Rogers '62

The Struggle Continues into Pittsburgh Summit Against Racism’s 20th Year

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Jan. 25, 2018, Pittsburgh City Paper

Covers the Summit Against Racism, hosted by the Seminary's Metro-Urban Institute

The Ultimate List of Completely Free Things to Do in Pittsburgh

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Includes the Seminary's Kelso Museum in Near Eastern Archaeology

Obituary: Rev. R.C. Sproul / Presbyterian Theologian, Founded Ligonier Ministries

Dec. 16, 2017, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Remembering the life and legacy of alumnus R.C. Sproul '64

Died: R. C. Sproul, Reformed Theologian Who Founded Ligonier Ministries

Dec. 14, 2017, Christianity Today

Remembering the life and legacy of alumnus R.C. Sproul '64

The Shadow Side of Advent

Dec. 12, 2017, Patheos

Written by Professor Roger Owens

Rural Stories: Books to Challenge, Inspire, and Encourage the Small Town Pastor

Nov. 27, 2017, Christianity Today

Written by alumnus and adjunct faculty Charlie Cotherman '12

Why You Should Know: Rev. Shanea Leonard

Nov. 16, 2017, Pittsburgh Magazine

Highlights the ministry of alumna Shanea Leonard '05

Jeff Eddings Named 1001 New Worshiping Communities Coaching Associate

Nov. 16, 2017, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) website

Covers the appointment of Jeff Eddings '08

How to Prevent an Artificial Intelligence God

Oct. 21, 2017, Christian Post

Op-ed written by Doctor of Ministry Science and Theology focus alum Christopher Benek

With liberty and justice for all?

Oct. 19, 2017, The Presbyterian Outlook

Written by VP and alum John Welch

Pittsburgh Conference to Focus on Russian History, Relationships

Sept. 14, 2017, Tribune-Review

Details conference at which Professor John Burgess will speak

A Different Kind of Russian Investigation

Sept. 2, 2017, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Highlights the work of Professor John Burgess

On Being Shaped by the Spirit

March/April 2017, Interpreter

Includes quotes by Professor Roger Owens

Seminary Students and Their Professor Benefit from the Wisdom of a Local Pastor

April 18, 2017, Faith and Leadership

Written by Professor Roger Owens about his work with Board Member Patrice Fowler-Search '13

FAITH: …The African American Church Through American History

March 3, 2017, New Pittsburgh Courier

Reports Professor Drew Smith's lecturership at the University of Pittsburgh's Black History Month event

Theological Education Initiative Empowers Church Planters with New Skills

March 2, 2017, Presbyterian Mission Agency

Discusses the Seminary's Church Planting Initiative and new director Karen Rohrer

‘Cookies with Cops’ Program Brings New Kensington Community Together

March 2, 2017, Synod of the Trinity

Features a community program organized by an alum's church

The End of Denominationalism

Feb. 28, 2017, Presbyterian Outlook

Written by Professor Edwin van Driel

Episcopal Bishop Calls for Uniting of a House Divided

Feb. 3, 2017, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

PTS hosted the Most Rev. Michael Curry, 27th presiding bishop and primate of the Episcopal Church, as part of his pilgrimage for reconciliation, healing, and evangelism

‘Abide in Me’ Participants Prepare to Embrace New Disciplines Toward Greater Spiritual Health

Jan. 17, 2017, Presbyterian Mission Agency

Includes quotes from alum Jeff Eddings and student Jane Larson, both interested in church planting

Eye Opener: Mission Trips Change Lives at Home, Abroad

Jan. 25, 2017, The Cranberry Eagle

Includes quotes from alum Jennifer Haddox '06, former associate director of the World Mission Initiative

MLK Observance Asserts Equality as Biblical, Civic Value

Jan. 16, 2017, Ellwood City Ledger

Mentions the participation of Dean John Welch and Professor Steve Tuell at the MLK event

Experts Discuss Role of Cooperation, Creativity in Human Evolution


Experts Discuss Role of Cooperation, Creativity in Human Evolution

Dec. 22, 2016, Public

Includes quotes from Professor Ron Cole-Turner

Parenting Changes Everything

Dec. 1, 2016, Presbyterians Today

Written by alumna Jennifer Frayer-Griggs

Saving Samburu Girls

Nov. 28, 2016, The Huffington Post

Co-written by MUI Director Kimberly Gonxhe highlighing a recent mission trip to Kenya

PTS Program Offers Chance for Respectful Dialogue

Oct. 14, 2016, The Jewish Chronicle

Highlights the PTS event "The Place Where We Are Right: A Conversation Between Friends about Israel and Palestine"

God and the Genome: As Scientists Cross New Frontiers, a Geneticist Seeks Allies Among the Faithful

Oct. 13, 2016, STAT

Includes quotes from Professor Ron Cole-Turner

Local Haitian Bishop Makes Plea for Hurricane Relief

Oct. 12, 2016, WTAE

Highlights the work of alum Leon Pamphile '74, bishop of the Church of God in Christ in Haiti, following Hurricane Matthew

Medicine for Madness

Oct. 4, 2016, The Christian Century

Book review of Professor Heather Vacek's book Madness: American Protestant Re­sponses to Mental Illness

Is the Calling to Be a Missionary More Honorable Than Other Callings?

Sept. 28, 2016, The Christian Post 

Includes quotes from Professor Scott Hagley

Changing the Way We Think of Suicide: Don't be Afraid

Sept. 8, 2016, Presbyterians Today blog

Written by alumna Robin Craig

Open Hand Ministries Makes Homeowners of Low-income Residents

Sept. 6, 2016, Next Pittsburgh

Features the work of PTS alum Michael Stanton and others through Open Hand Ministries

Obituary: Rev. Eugene "Freedom" Blackwell / Homewood Pastor had Passion for Urban Ministry

Sept. 2, 2016, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Written about the life of alumnus Eugene "Freedom" Blackwell

When Learning Hurts: Content Warnings in Seminary Classrooms

Aug. 8, 2016, The Christian Cetury

Written by Professor Leanna Fuller

At Gene Editing Meeting, Scientists Discuss God, Racism, Designer Babies

July 14, 2016, BuzzFeed

Includes quote by Professor Ron Cole-Turner

Saturday's Presbyterian Vote May Pave Path for Two Churches' Exit

July 13, 2016, Houston Chronicle

Includes quote from Professor Edwin van Driel

Newsmaker: Bill Kelley

July 7, 2016, Tribune-Review

Features Officer Bill Kelley's Calian Award

New Resource Packet Encourages Faith Leaders To Speak Out Against Gun Violence

June 24, 2016, WESA

Includes an article and on-air interview with Helen Blier, director of continuing education, regarding the Seminary's "Gun Violence Resource Kit"

Homewood Minister Offers a Recipe to End Gun Violence

June 20, 2016, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Includes the Seminary's "Gun Violence Resource Kit"

New Wilmington Mission Conference: Deepening the Missionary Spirit of Presbyterians for 111 Years

June 20, 2016, Presbyterian News Service, Presbyterian Mission Agency

Includes info about the Seminary's World Mission Initiative and Director Don Dawson

Long-planned Sermons on Gun Violence Take on New Urgency

June 18, 2016, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Includes the Seminary's "Gun Violence Resource Kit"

Lutheran Church Leader Calls for a 'Rigorously Honest' Gospel

June 6, 2016, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Highlights the Seminary's Being Church conference through Continuing Education and the Miller Summer Youth Institute

'Texting Through Cancer': Encompassed by the Sacred Three

June 4, 2016, Indiana Gazette

Written by Jan Woodard, a Spiritual Formation Certificate student

Why Christians Should Talk Together About Obama’s Visit to Hiroshima

June 2, 2016, The Christian Century Blog

Written by Professor Roger Owens

The Promise of Presence: Job, Mental Illness and the Church

June 2, 2016, The Presbyterian Outlook

Written by Danielle Estelle Ramsay '16

The Metro-Urban Institute Celebrates 25 Years

May 25, 2016, New Pittsburgh Courier

Highlights the Metro-Urban Institute's 25th anniversary and events

‘Scientists in Synagogues’ — the New Program Aimed at Integrating Science with Faith

May 23, 2016

Includes a quote from Professor Ron Cole-Turner

JSA Podcast 2016-11: Dr. Michael Freidman and Rabbi Daniel Roberts, On Clergy Retirement

May 20, 2016

Podcast regarding book written by Rabbi Daniel A. Roberts, DMin '98

L. Roger Owens: Work too Important to Delegate — the Leader as Culture Manager

May 17, 2016, Faith and Leadership

Written by Professor Roger Owens

Washburn Named Interim Editor of Presbyterians Today

April 14, 2016, Presbyterian Outlook

About alumna Sue Washburn's appointment to editor

Madness: American Protestant Responses to Mental Illness

March 30, 2016, New Books Network

Interview with professor Heather Vacek

Borderland Churches: Faith and Identity in Ukraine

March 23, 2016, Christian Century

Written by professor John Burgess

Certification of Christian Educators Benefits the Entire Church

March 22, 2016, Presbyterian Church USA

Features the Seminary's work with Christian education certification

Grassroots Efforts, Urban Farms Find Creative Ways to Feed Communities

March 22, 2016, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Features the ministy of alum John Creasy '06

Guns are Killing Dreams

March 20, 2016, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Op-ed written by professor R. Drew Smith

Putting Easter into Baptism

March 16, 2016, Presbyterian Outlook

Written by professor John Burgess

'Breakthrough' Meeting of Patriarch Kirill, Pope Francis 'Big Step Forward'

Feb. 15, 2016, Sputnik News

Includes quotes from professor John Burgess

Letting Suffering In: How a Colleague’s Death Changed my Teaching

Feb. 12, 2016, The Christian Century

Professor Roger Owens reflects on how the death of Professor Jannie Swart changed his teaching

Series Exploring Monroeville's Religions, Interfaith Dialogue Through March 14

Jan. 27, 2016, Tribune-Review

Features an event led by adjunct professor David Morse

John Calvin: A Companion to His Life and Theology

Jan. 25, 2016, Presbyterian Outlook

Book review of text written by Board member and alum Don McKim

Multiple Events Held Across City to Honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Jan. 18, 2016, KDKA

Features the Seminary's Kelso Lecture

Pittsburgh Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy

Jan. 17, 2016, Tribune-Review

Features the Seminary's Kelso Lecture

The Poem I Need Most this Time of Year

Dec. 30, 2015, The Christian Century Blog

Written by Professor Roger Owens

Pittsburgh-area Christian Groups Call for Tolerance in Resettling Refugees

Dec. 23, 2015, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Includes info about the Seminary's commitment to providing temporary housing for refugees

Building a Robust Theological Framework for New Worshiping Communities

Dec. 17, 2015, Presbyterian Church USA website

Features the Seminary's involvment in a 1001 New Worshiping Communities event

Selfishness creeps in

Nov. 24, 2015, The Christian Century blog

Written by Professor Roger Owens

PIIN’s Public Action Meeting Draws Hundreds for Social, Economic Justice

Nov. 24, 2015, The Jewish Chronicle

Includes Dean of Students John Welch

Seminaries Embrace NASA and Darwin to Understand God's Mysteries

Nov. 18, 2015, Deseret News

Includes Professor Ron Cole-Turner

Presbyterian Committee on the Self-Development of People Disburses Grant Funding

Oct. 22, 2015, Presbyterian Church USA Website

Includes info about a celebration at PTS

Newsmaker: The Rev. David V. Esterline

Oct. 21, 2015, Tribune-Review

Features President David Esterline

Bring It Food Hub Looks To Expand Reach and Participants

Oct. 13, 2015, The Daily News

Features DMin grad D. Noah Campbell '13

The Next Big Science vs. Church Battle: Can Transhumanism and Christianity Co-Exist?

Oct. 4, 2015, The Christian Post

Includes Professor Ron Cole-Turner

The Rev. H. William Dambach's Wardrobe is Part of his Ministry

Oct. 2, 2015, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features alumnus H. William Dambach '82

Being a Woman in Ministry

Sept. 17, 2015, WORD FM

Features Professor Leanna Fuller (15:45-27:00)

Why Mainline Pastors Should Read Rachel Held Evans

Sept. 15, 2015, The Christian Century blog

Written by Professor Roger Owens

The Rev. David Esterline Takes Over Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Sept. 8, 2015, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features President David Esterline

Faith Leaders are 'Planting' Churches in New Fields

Aug. 30, 2015, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Includes the Seminary's Church Planting Initiative and alumnus Chris Brown '08

The Revs. Woodworth: Father and Son Church Planters

Aug. 30, 2015, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features alumnus B.J. Woodworth '07

Federal Chaplains Gather at Montreat for Professional Development, Refreshment

Aug. 14, 2015, Presbyterian Church USA website

Includes info about Professor Angela Hancock's conference work

Setting Boundaries When Lending Money

August/September 2015, AARP The Magazine

Includes comments from Professor L. Roger Owens

Four Things to Keep in Mind When Deciding What to do With Offensive Symbols

July 21, 2015, The Christian Century Blog

Written by Professor L. Roger Owens

Westminster to Host 110th Mission Conference

July 17, 2015, The Herald

Features Mike Haddox '12

What Do Librarians Read? – July 2015

July 11, 2015, Book Riot

Features PTS librarian Alyson Pope

‘My Name is Legion': Sources and Forces of White Supremacy in the U.S.

July 8, 2015, Religion Dispatches

Article written by Professor Drew Smith

Interfaith service stands strong in solidarity with Charleston

July 3, 2015, The Jewish Chronicle

Features an interfaith prayer service held at PTS

Animal Stories: Presbyterians Share stories of the Animals That Have Changed Their Lives

June 2015, Presbyterians Today

Features alumna Kathy Dain '11

Two Pittsburgh Churches Use Worship to Send Message of Unity

June 22, 2015, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features student Rodrecus M. Johnson Jr. and adjunct faculty member Randy Bush

The dignity and respect champion for June is… Michael Stanton

June 22, 2015, New Pittsburgh Courier

Features alumnus Michael Stanton '06

Eager to Love, by Richard Rohr, and When Saint Francis Saved the Church, by Jon M. Sweeney

May 29, 2015, The Christian Century

Book review by Professor L. Roger Owens

How do high schoolers get their morals?

May 29, 2015, Deseret News

Includes quotes from Erin Davenport, director of the Miller Summer Youth Institute

5 Steps to Getting a Killer Grad School Recommendation Letter

May 26, 2015, NerdWallet Grad Blog

Features Director of Enrollment Derek Davenport

Psalms, by Walter Brueggemann and William H. Bellinger Jr.

May 4, 2015, Christian Century blog

Book review by Professor Jerome Creach

Ways of Grieving: Reverend Leanna K. Fuller

May 4, 2015, The Caregiver Space

Features Professor Leanna Fuller

One Day at a Time: Recovery as a Follower of Jesus Christ

The Morality of Playing God with Your Baby's DNA

March 30, 2015, Deseret News National

Quotes by Ron Cole-Turner

Religion and Relationships: Changing the Tenor of Your Faith Can Take a Toll

March 17, 2015, Chicago Tribune

Quotes by Derek Davenport

More Than 500 Attend Annual ISAAC Banquet 'On the Road to Justice'

March 15, 2015, MLive/WMUK Radio

Features John Welch

“Sir, we wish to see Jesus” – Christ in a Pluralistic Age

March 3, 2015, Presbyterian Outlook

Includes an article written by Edwin Chr. van Driel

Lincoln's Second Inaugural: His Last, and Greatest, Speech

March 1, 2015, Post-Gazette

Features the Seminary's Henderson Conference

Domestic Violence: An Abuse of Power that Needs Jewish Discussion

Feb. 26, 2015, The Jewish Chronicle

Features Leanna Fuller

The 'Pittsburgh Experiment' at 60: Making Prayer an Everyday Presence

Feb. 22, 2015, Post-Gazette

Features alums Dan Isadore and Will Carpenter

Grow. Cook. Drink.: John Creasy of Garfield Community Farm

Feb. 19, 2015, Pittsburgh Magazine

Features alum John Creasy

Fox Chapel Area Pastors Reflect on the Meaning of Lent

Feb. 18, 2015, Tribune-Review

References the Seminary's Lenten Devotional

Surprise Gift Largest Ever for Pittsburgh Seminary

Feb. 17, 2015, The Christian Century

Grawemeyer Award Winner Jennings Speaks in Pittsburgh

Feb. 16, 2015, New Pittsburgh Courier

Features a Continuing Education Office and Metro-Urban Institute event

Blacks Discuss Obstacles in Military at Soldiers & Sailors Gathering

Feb. 7, 2015, Tribune-Review

Features MDiv student Darren Rogers

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary Names New President

Feb. 4, 2015, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Book Review: Proleptic Pedagogy: Theological Education Anticipating the Future

Jan. 30, 2015, Wabash Center

Written by Professor Leanna Fuller

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary Bequeathed $20 Million

Jan. 28, 2015, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

As We Celebrate MLK, Black Community Eyes Social, Economic Equality

Jan. 18, 2015, Tribune-Review

Features the Seminary's Continuing Education program and annual Kelso Lecture in Honor of MLK Jr.

Animals in the new creation

Jan. 14, 2015, The Christian Century online

Written by Professor L. Roger Owens

Edwin van Driel compares John Calvin and N.T. Wright

Jan. 9, 2015, Patheos

Features Professor Edwin van Driel's installation address "Gospeling: Paul, Protestant Theologians, and Pittsburgh Theological Seminary."

Teens With Strong Religious Worldviews are More Likely to Avoid Drugs and Alcohol

Jan. 3, 2015, Deseret News National

Includes quotes from Erin Davenport '05, Director of the Miller Summer Youth Institute

Two Hilltop women earn honors as 'Women of Excellence'

Dec. 30, 2014, South Pittsburgh Reporter

Features Doctor of Ministry student Cheryl Ruffin

Pittsburgh chaplains encourage display of blue lights for fallen officers

Dec. 23, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features Dean of Students John Welch

13+ Things Rabbis, Priests, and Ministers Won’t Tell You

December 2014, Reader's Digest

Includes contribution from Derek Davenport

Black and White Worlds Collide in Tragedy

Dec. 16, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Written by Professor R. Drew Smith

Rethinking Church: Fresh Perspectives for a Tired Denomination

December 2014, Presbyterians Today

Written by Professor Edwin Chr. van Driel

Resolving Conflict in the Church

December 2014, Presbyterians Today

Features Professor Leanna Fuller

Metro-Urban Institute Sponsors East End Prayer Walk

Dec. 4, 2014, New Pittsburgh Courier

Features Metro-Urban Institute

In Defense of Black Friday

Nov. 25, 2014, The Presbyterian Outlook online

Features commentary by Derek Davenport '05

5 Ways for Kids to Give Thanks at Mealtimes

Nov. 24, 2014, The Stir blog

Features Erin Davenport '05, director of the Miller Summer Youth Institute

Conflict in “Ordinary” Churches

Oct. 28, 2014, The Presbyterian Outlook website

Features Professor Leanna Fuller

Biblical-Era Collections Suffer in a New World of Archaeology

Oct. 23, 2014, The New York Times

Features Professor Ron Tappy and the Seminary's Kelso Museum of Near Eastern Archaeology

Three Lessons Mainline Pastors Can Take from Mark Driscoll’s Resignation

Oct. 21, 2014, The Christian Century Blog

Features Professor L. Roger Owens

Ebola and the Problem of (Our) Isolation

Oct. 16, 2014, KineticsLive.com

Features Professor R. Drew Smith

Hot Metal Faith Community Church Helping To Feed The Hungry

Sept. 17, 2014, CBS Pittsburgh

Features alumna Jenn Frayer-Griggs '13 and Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community

Obituary: Rev. Johannes 'Jannie' Swart / Charismatic pastor from South Africa a 'bridge builder'

Sept. 12, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features Professor Jannie Swart

Battling Ebola with Prayer and Accurate Information

Sept. 12, 2014, Presbyterian Church USA Website

Features alumna Paula Cooper '10/'13

The Better Way to 360-degree Feedback

Aug. 26, 2014, Faith & Leadership

Features Professor L. Roger Owens

Pastors Avoid 'Controversy' to Keep Tithes Up, Author Says

Aug. 24, 2014, Tribune-Review

Features Professor Angela Hancock

‘Ecstatic and Enthusiastic’

Aug. 20, 2014, Presbyterian Church USA Website

Features alumna Paula Cooper '10/'13

Church of the Bayou Members Serve the Community as a Family

July 31, 2014, Tampa Bay Times

Features alumna Kathy Dain '11

Expert Advice: 6 Tips to Guide Your College Search

July 23, 2014, NerdScholar blog

Features Anthony Rivera, Associate Director of Admissions

Minute for Mission: Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

May 18, Presbyterian Church (USA) website

William Carl to Retire as President of Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

May 16, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features President Bill Carl

Encounter with Orthodoxy

April 25, 2014, First Things: Religion and Public Life blog

Features Professor John Burgess' book Encounter with Orthodoxy

Book Review: "Violence in Scripture" by Jerome Creach

April 25, 2014, A Burning Fire in My Bones blog

Features Professor Jerome Creach's book Violence in Scripture

Pennsylvania Church Rallies Community and Reopens School after Stabbings

April 16, 2014, United Church of Christ website

Features alum Joseph Hedden '97

Book Review: The Pastor and Other Sinners

April 15, 2014, The Christian Century blog

Features Professor Roger Owens' book Pastoral Work: Engagements with the Vision of Eugene Peterson

Twelve Institutions Selected for The Future of Libraries in Theological Education Conversation

April 10, 2014, American Theological Library Association

Features the Seminary's Barbour Library

Passion Plays a Vanishing Easter Tradition

April 10, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features Professor Edith Humphrey

The Next Page: Promoting Peace with a 'Biblical Passport'

April 5, 2014, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features President Emeritus Sam Calian

A Truncated Last Supper in the Movie 'Son of God'

March 19, 2014, The Christian Post

Features a movie review by Professor Rob Gagnon

Peduto Appoints Education Task Force

Feb. 21, 2014, Pittsburgh Business Times

Features alumnus and Dean of Students John Welch '02

The Quest for a Common Loaf

Jan. 24, 2014, The Christian Century Blog

Written by Professor Angela Hancock

Caitlin Werth, Providing HOPE

Dec., 27, 2013, WESA

Features alumna Caitlin (Rohrer) Werth '10

Nativity Story has its Share of Skeptics

Dec. 23, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features Professor Roger Owens

For 3, Mandela Experience is Personal

Dec. 12, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features Jannie Swart, Drew Smith, and Harold Lewis

Membership Define: Burgess Urges Church to Recast Membership as Baptismal Covenant

Dec. 10, 2013, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

Features Professor John Burgess

Dawson to Serve as Christ & Culture Lecturer

Nov. 8, 2013, Greene County Messenger

Features Don Dawson, director of World Mission Initiative and New Wilmington Mission Conference

Obituary: Rev. Robert L. Kelley Jr. / Pittsburgh Theological Seminary Professor

Nov. 4, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features alumnus and professor emeritus Dr. Bob Kelley

Parents, Teachers, Administrators Address Achievement Gap in Pittsburgh

Nov. 4, 2013, WESA

Features Dean of Students John Welch '02

Dying Pastor Makes Investment in Children

Nov. 3, 2013, Tribune Review

Features alumnus C. Edward Bowen '91/'98

From ‘The Street’ to the Street…A mission of Giving and a Mmessage of Hope

Oct. 4, New Pittsburgh Courier

Features PTS Board member Darryl T. Canady and student Steven Gallego

Ironman in the Pulpit at Union Church of Hinsdale

Oct. 2, Chicago Tribune

Features alum Mike Solberg, D.Min. '07

A 'Barbaric' Thing

Sept. 19, 2013, The Jewish Chronicle

Features the Seminary's public archaeology lectures

Pastor Spans Globe for Mission Work

Sept. 12, 2013, Butler Eagle

Features Barry Dawson '78

Program to Explore Science and Religion

Sept. 10, 2013, The Indiana Gazette

Features professor John Burgess

Local Minister Receives his Doctorate

Sept. 15, 2013, The Press

Features Dave Howell '13

COGIC Churches Unite to Help Haiti

Sept. 12, 2013, New Pittsburgh Courier

Features Leon Pamphile '74

Pittsburgh-area Coptic Christians Side with Egyptian Government, Pray for Peace

Aug. 22, 2013, Post-Gazette

Features Don Dawson and the World Mission Initiative

Archaeologists Believe They Have Unearthed Piece Of Cross Used To Crucify Jesus

Aug. 2, 2013, KDKA

Features Karen Bowden Cooper and the Kelso Museum

Homewood Visionary Leads Effort to Rebuild

July 14, 2013, Pittsburgh Tribune Review

Features alum Eugene "Freedom" Blackwell

108th Mission Conference Nears: Delegates Coming from Nation, World

July 12, 2013, The Herald

Features administrator Don Dawson, professor Jannie Swart, and alums Rob Weingartner and B.J. Woodworth

Retired Minister's Poem Keeps Memory of Civil War Fort Alive

July 3, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features alumnus John Mark Scott

Lewis, Tolkien and the 'True Myths' of Faith

June 24, 2013, WESA

Features professor Steven Tuell

Best-selling Being Reformed Studies Now available for iPad, Kindle

June 21, PCUSA

Features alumnus and former Board member Don McKim

Urban Farms: A Food Access Solution

June 17, 2013, Pittsburgh Food Policy Council

Features alumnus John Creasy

10 years Later, Mister Rogers is Still Making Neighbors

June 13, 2013, The Washington Post

Features the Seminary's Continuing Education program and alumni James Davison and the late Fred Rogers

Pastor of Delmont, Jeannette Churches Promotes Tattoos as Symbols of Faith

June 10, 2013, Pittsburgh Tribune Review

Features alumnus Richard Lindsay-Bignell

Best Cities To Retire In America List Ranks Pittsburgh As Top Metro Area For Boomers

June 6, 2013, Huffington Post

Features the Seminary's Continuing Education program

Video: Edith Humphrey on Scripture and Tradition

June 4, 2013, Baker Academic Blog

Features professor Edith Humphrey

WU Celebrates Commencement

May 30, 2013, Green County Messenger

Features professor Andrew Purves

Homestead United Presbyterian Church Finds New Life

May 28, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features alumnus Keith Kaufold

For Second Careers, A Leap of Faith

May 20, 2013, The Wall Street Journal

Features alumna Kathy Dain

Pittsburgh Conference to Explore Faith of Fred Rogers

May 20, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features the Seminary's Continuing Education program

Man's Call to Serve God has Given Him Much to Remember in 50 Years

May 18, 2013, The Derrick

Features alumnus Ed Lowrey

Longtime Parker Pastor Exists Pulpit, Plans to Travel

May 8, 2013, Butler Eagle

Features alumnus Richard Anschutz

‘Just Add Water’: Pittsburgh Ministry Provides Ready-made Mission Experience for Visitors

May 6, 2013, PCUSA

Features alumna Jenn Frayer-Griggs

Covenant Theological Seminary Names Dr. Mark Dalbey as New President

April 29, 2013, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Features alumnus Mark Dalbey

Hope Amid Disaster: Sermons After the Boston Bombings

April 20, 2013, Time

Features D.Min. student Katie Crowe

Creation Program Set at Calvary

April 13, 2013, The Indiana Gazette

Features professor Steven Tuell

Yount Named one of the Best Profs in W.Va.

April 11, 2013, Leader Times

Features alumnus Kenneth Yount

Christian Faith Stands or Falls on Truth of Incarnation, Theologian Insists

March 7, 2013, The Baptist Standard

Features professor Andrew Purves

What Kind of Gun Would Jesus Carry?

March 3, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features adjunct faculty member N. Graham Standish

Mister Rogers still a Favorite Neighbor

Feb. 27, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features alumns Fred Rogers

Student Pastor Says He's Focusing on Mission

Feb. 23, 2013, Ellwood City Ledger

Features student Sean Brubaker

Sharpsburg Parish Retreat Provides Chance for Growth

Feb. 21, 2013, Herald

Features alumnus Bernie Tickerhoof

Let's Learn About: Mister Rogers

Feb. 14, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features alumnus Fred Rogers

Call and Answer: Local Minister Took Circuitous Path to Pulpit

Feb. 9, 2013, Ellwood City Ledger

Features student Gary Hilton

Seminar in East Liberty on Ethics in Pastoral Counseling

Feb. 1, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features the Seminary's Metro-Urban Institute

The New Heidelberg Catechism Translation: A Work of Love

Jan. 31, 2013, The Presbyterian Outlook

Features professor Edwin Chr. van Driel

Newsmaker: The Rev. R. Drew Smith

Jan. 22, 2013, Pittsburgh Tribune Review

Features professor Drew Smith

Law Professor Recalls King's Spirit in Pittsburgh

Jan. 21, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features the Seminary's Continuing Education program

Pittsburgh Seminary Chooses Prominent Scholar as New Professor of Urban Ministry

Jan. 18, 2013, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features professor Drew Smith

2013 Moderator’s Lenten Study Invites Christians to Seek to Live Out the Will and Purposes of God Together

Jan. 15, 2013, PCUSA

Features alumnus and former Board member Don McKim

Church Loans Wheelchairs, Walkers

Jan. 14, 2013, Cranberry Eagle

Features alumnus James Kirk

Fantasy Team for Jesus Nerds: Results

Dec. 21, 2012, The Jesus Blog

Features professor Dale Allison

Obituary: Glendora Paul / Persuaded Seminarians to Make Mission Trips

Oct. 26, 2012, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features alumnus the late Glendora Paul

Shadyside Presbyterian Pastor to lead Princeton Theological Seminary

Oct. 10, 2012, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features professor Craig Barnes

Retired Sewickley Heights Engineer's Devotion to Others Getting Quite a Workout in Malawi

Sept. 24, 2012, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features the Seminary's World Mission Initiative

Mr. Rogers Is Replaced At Last – By a Tiger

Sept. 9, 2012

Features alumnus Fred Rogers

The Next Page: A Celebration of Presbyterianism

July 1, 2012, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Features Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Into the All the World

June/July 2012, Presbyterians Today

Features the Seminary's World Mission Initiative along with numerous alums and employees

St Andrews Presbyterian Begins Monday Night Meals to Feed Body and Soul

Jan. 26, 2012, Sewickley Herald

Featuring alums Becky Cartus and Walt Pietschmann

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