The School of Theology and Ministry is a part of Seattle University, a Jesuit Catholic University built on spirituality and social justice, an inclusively Christian school, with dedication to interreligious relationship for the common good. The School of Theology and Ministry offers 6 graduate degrees, 3 professional certificates and professional development courses. When you attend the School of Theology and Ministry you choose to earn more than just a degree, it becomes fulfillment within your community, the confidence to break through barriers and the ability to step out and make a change.
The Center for Religious Wisdom & World Affairs is pleased to join with the University of Washington’s Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies in sponsoring “Wounds of Love: Faith-Based Responses to Homelessness in Seattle” on January 22, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. in Thompson Hall 101 on the University of Washington campus.
Jan 10, 2019
Welcome to 2019 and the promise and peril awaiting us over the next year. There is a tradition of making New Year Resolutions, a practice dating back 4,000 years to the Babylonians, that has evolved into an opportunity to make the most of the promise in a new year by trying to create new habits of thought and action, or to break old ones.
Jan 2, 2019
Manuel J. Mejido, Ph.D., serves as the director of the Center for Religious Wisdom & World Affairs and teaches courses that explore the role of faith-based organizations in civic life. Mejido is a former UN official with years of experience combining research, policy analysis, and advocacy, who has also held teaching appointments in Chile, Switzerland and the United States.
Dec 21, 2018
Join us online for the 2019 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Celebration, with daily videos and podcasts exploring this year's theme, "Justice, and only justice, you shall pursue..."
Dec 20, 2018
The Center for Religious Wisdom & World Affairs’ thematic working groups convened for the third time, along with the Center team, at Seattle University in December.
Dec 20, 2018
Dr. Christie Eppler, professor and Master of Arts in Couples and Family Therapy program director presented "The Resilient Family Therapist" at the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy's 2018 National Conference in Louisville, KY. Her presentation explored how Couples and Family Therapists can augment their self-care practices by using components of resiliency theory.
Dec 20, 2018
As we welcome a new year, we would like to introduce The Search for Meaning Empowerment Series. Many of you will recognize this title from The Search for Meaning Book Festival. The “Search for Meaning” will continue as a lecture series, but will expand from the original concept to curate a larger scope of people, such as artists and prominent figures, who address this broadly inspired human search to make sense of the world.
Dec 3, 2018