School of Theology and Ministry

School of Theology and Ministry

  • Seattle University School of Theology and Ministry students come from almost every decade of life experience and from a gamut of religious backgrounds and faith perspectives. We believe that the best kind of learning comes from great conversations; that different points of view colliding and intermingling make learning richer and deeper.


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  • News & Events

  • From the Dean: Do Not Let This Suffering Be NormalLast month, after being kidnapped by one of the world’s most feared terrorist groups, 26-year-old Kayla Mueller died at the hands of ISIS. We can take inspiration from the way Kayla lived her life. In our ministry we are called, like Kayla, to find strength and urgency in our vocation...  

    Rabbi Rosen Visits with Faculty & Local Jewish LeadersThis past month, one of the world’s most prominent rabbis, Rabbi David Rosen, met with School of Theology and Ministry faculty, students, and staff, as well as a few local rabbis and members of the American Jewish Committee. Read about it here!

    Faculty, Staff, Student & Alum Updates: March 2015Join us in congratulating many of our faculty, staff and students on their exciting accomplishments. From promotions to presentations and more!

    Transformational Leadership Student Visits with GovernorOur school’s very own Master of Arts in Transformational Leadership student, Qasim Hatem, visited with the governor to discuss concerns about recent hate crimes against the Muslim and Hindu communities and the effects of Islamophobia.

    Inside the Classroom: Family Systems in MinistryAn inside look into the Family Systems in Ministry course is a great picture of how Seattle University’s School of Theology and Ministry has reimagined a couples and family therapy program. Drawing students from many degree programs, the course offers students a rich understanding of the dynamics of family systems...

    Reminder! Worship Together, Spring Quarter 2015Join faculty, students, staff, and partners in worship services this Spring Quarter.

    Honoring Rabbi Anson LaytnerAfter making great strides over the past three decades as an integral member of Seattle University’s School of Theology and Ministry community, Rabbi Anson Laytner is officially retiring.

    Co-sponsored: The Intersection of Faith & Health, 4/24Seattle University's School of Theology and Ministry, along with many local groups and agencies, is proud to co-sponsor “The Intersection of Faith and Health 2015 Conference: The Role of the Black Faith Community in the HIV Healthcare Continuum.”