The School of Theology and Ministry

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.

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Surveying Faith-Based Responses to Homelessness: Professional Development Course and Scholarship Opportunity

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Join a group of local practitioners and Seattle University graduate students for this course offered by the Center for Religious Wisdom & World Affairs, and together, survey key faith-based initiatives to address homelessness and the affordable housing crisis in the Puget Sound region and other urban centers across the country.
Feb 20, 2018

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Striking Against the Culture's Divisiveness: A Healing Step 500 Years in the Making

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On Sunday, January 21, a faculty member and associate dean from the Seattle University's School of Theology and Ministry was ordained on this Jesuit campus. Ordinations are not a particularly rare occasion for students attending a school of theology and ministry since many of the students are preparing for some form of professional ministerial leadership. And yet, Dr. Michael Reid Trice was ordained to the ministry of Word and Sacrament within the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA), with a call to a Catholic, Jesuit university context; and so even as the call is shared throughout the world, this particular call is rare.
Jan 31, 2018

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In The Community: Dr. Erica Martin teaching a four-week class at Temple Beth El, Tacoma

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Dr. Erica Martin, Instructor of Hebrew Scriptures at the School of Theology and Ministry, will be teaching a four-week class entitled "The Egyptian Episode: Slavery and Liberation in Torah and History" at Temple Beth El in Tacoma.
Jan 31, 2018

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From the Dean: The Battle for America's Soul

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Read Dr. Mark Markuly’s reflection on the troubling nature of our times, and the extent of our erosion in our trust in each other.
Jan 29, 2018

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