Contributors to our blogs are faculty, alumni, and students of Seminary of the Southwest sharing their reflections from the context of a community of faith. We hope you enjoy reading, and we invite your comments.
MDiv Middler, TJ Freeman from the Diocese of Indianapolis has been appointed to the Standing Commission on Ecumenical and Interreligious Relations of The General Convention of the Episcopal Church. Congratulations, TJ!
Thanks to all of the alums who came home for the 2012 Blandy Lectures!
If you missed being here for our Blandy Lecture series, you can view Carol Howard Merritt's lectures HERE.
The final numbers for the Fall 2012 Phonathon are in! The total raised was $45,000, which is a new record for Southwest.
Thank you to the friends and alumni/ae of the seminary for your continued support. If you were unable to participate in the Phonathon drive, it's not too late! Please feel free to visit ssw.edu/donations to make a gift.
One of the many ways Southwest is a special place: tonight is Childcare Orientation and Parents Night Out.
Parents, have a great time!
Photo credit: R. Chambers, current MDiv student.
Posted by: T.J. Freeman, Middler MDiv
Thinking back to the Seminary of the Southwest Matriculation Eucharist and dinner last year brings a smile to my face. I do not remember a word from the sermon. I am rather certain that Dean Travis preached, but that is a guess at best.
Southwest's Episcopool Fun!
Seminary of the Southwest students are known for hosting spontaneous parties at our "Episcopool" during the year.
Photo credit: A. Freeman
Episcopal churches in Lubbock, Texas, have invited Professor Tony Baker to speak on September 7 - 8. His topic is "A People of the Book? Reclaiming Scripture as Episcopalians."