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BUSTH Announces Faculty Publications for February 2021

The School of Theology is pleased to announce the following faculty publications for the month of February 2021: Andrew Shenton Christian Sacred Music in the Americas. Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, 2021. Karen Westerfield Tucker Karen was involved in the writing of “We Believe, We Pray, We Act.” Copyright © 2020 by the Council of […]

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WGBH Honors the History of the Black Church, with Dean Hickman-Maynard as a Featured Speaker

February 17, 2021 – Last Monday, February 8, the WGBH Forum Network hosted a live online event titled “A Discussion on the History of The Black Church.” Expert panelists included BU School of Theology Associate Dean for Students and Community Life and Assistant Professor of Black Church Studies, Theodore Hickman-Maynard. The Forum Network is a […]

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Prof. Menéndez-Antuña Awarded Wabash Grant to Nurture Queer Education

February 2021 — Luis Menéndez-Antuña, Assistant Professor of New Testament at BUSTH, together with Ken Stone, Professor of Bible, Culture, and Hermeneutics at Chicago Theological Seminary, have been awarded a one-year grant from the Wabash Center to create a space for LGBTQIA+ theological educators to come together and imagine the future of theological education. The […]

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Dean Pak Featured in The Christian Century

The following article was originally published by The Christian Century on February 8, 2021. Click here to read the original article.  G. Sujin Pak named dean of Boston University’s School of Theology by Dawn Araujo-Hawkins February 8, 2021 G. Sujin Pak has been named dean of Boston University’s School of Theology. She succeeds Mary Elizabeth Moore—the […]

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United Methodists and Catholics Dialogue Members Reveal New Publication

This article was originally published by United Methodist News on February 10, 2021. Please read the full article here. The publications cited below have BU School of Theology connections through the work of Prof. Karen B. Westerfield Tucker, and the contributions of ThD alums Rev. Dr. Glen Messer (’01, ’06) and Dr. Ryan Danker (’12). […]

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Rev. Art J. Gordon (STH ’16) Appointed a Senior Advisor to Congresswoman Pressley

The original article was published on Friday, February 5, by US Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley. Rev. Gordon served as Vice President of the School of Theology Student Association, was a worship intern during his years as an STH student, and was inducted into STH’s Student Honor Society upon graduation. Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) announced the hiring of Reverend […]

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BUSTH DMin Student Published in New Haven Register

This article was originally published on Friday, February 5, 2021 by the New Haven Register.  Faith Matters: Our differences are real, but it doesn’t mean they’re insurmountable By Rev. Jordan Lenaghan I was ordained a Catholic priest more than a quarter-century ago. I left my studies in 1996 with a solid, classical theological foundation. I […]

Prof. Ireland Receives Accolades for Publication

Research Assistant Professor of Mission Daryl Ireland’s book John Song: Modern Chinese Christianity and the Making of a New Man has been designated among the 2020 Ten Outstanding Books in Mission Studies by the International Bulletin of Mission Research. Prof. Ireland was surprised to see his publication listed. Congratulations, Daryl!

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BUSTH Announces Appointment of New Dean

Friday, January 22, 2021 – Boston University School of Theology is pleased to announce the appointment of its new dean, effective January 1, 2021. Dr. G. Sujin Pak has joined the School of Theology administration, following the 12-year tenure of dean emerita Mary Elizabeth Moore. She most recently served as a vice dean at Duke […]

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