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Six Alumnae Contribute to Devotional Being Released in September

By sthalum
June 19th, 2018

Rev. Sarah Harrison-McQueen '07, Rev. Lorrin Radzik '13, Rev. Megan Stowe '04, Rev. Monica Beacham '11, Rev. Megan Thompson '08, and Rev. Allie Scott '12 contributed to We Pray With Her: Encouragement For All Women Who Lead. This inspiring collection has 100 devotions and includes multiple prayers for special occasions. The book is divided into five sections: CALL, STRUGGLE, COURAGE, RESISTANCE, and PERSISTENCE. Women from the We Pray With Her group, a grassroots movement turned online collective of women faith leaders, wrote the included devotions and prayers.  These women serve all over the country, from upstate New York to the West Coast... More

STH Publishes 2018 issue of FOCUS Magazine

By Kimberly Macdonald
June 11th, 2018

The School of Theology is pleased to announce the publication of its annual scholarly journal, focus magazine. Featuring articles and sermons written by STH students, faculty, and alumni, this year’s magazine is titled “Singing the Blues on a Note of Hope”, and centers around the themes of living in despair and leaning into hope, and real possibilities for change in the future. Click the magazine below to view this year’s issue.

Dean Moore Receives Honorary Degree from Hebrew College

By Kimberly Macdonald
June 4th, 2018

June 3, 2018, Newton Centre, MA – Hebrew College held its 93rd Commencement on Sunday, June 3 for graduates of the Rabbinical School of Hebrew College, School of Jewish Music at Hebrew College, Shoolman Graduate School of Jewish Education, and Hebrew College's Jewish Studies program. Boston University School of Theology Dean Mary Elizabeth Moore was awarded an honorary degree for her commitment to work in interreligious leadership and learning. Rabbi Or Rose, Director of the Miller Center of Interreligious Learning and Leadership at Hebrew College, spoke about Dean Moore's work at the commencement ceremony, saying “We at Hebrew College got to know Mary Elizabeth in... More

School of Theology co-publishes Journal of Interreligious Studies with Hebrew College

By Kimberly Macdonald
May 30th, 2018

May 2018 – The Journal of Interreligious Studies™ is a forum for academic, social, and timely issues affecting religious communities around the world. Published online, it is designed to increase both the quality and frequency of interchanges between religious groups and their leaders and scholars. By fostering conversation, the Journal hopes to increase religious literacy, contribute to the field of interreligious hermeneutics, and address the issues surrounding interreligious relations, dialogue, theology, and communication. The JIRS solicits articles of an interdisciplinary nature and with the aim of producing resources for interreligious education, pedagogy, and cooperation. It is a collaboration between the Boston University School of... More

STH Celebrates Commencement 2018

By Kimberly Macdonald
May 23rd, 2018

May 19, 2018, Boston MA – The School of Theology celebrated the 145th commencement in Boston University's history on Saturday, May 19, by graduating the class of 2018. The service was held at 2pm at Marsh Chapel at Boston University, and 85 graduates received degrees. Professor Emeritus Nancy Ammerman addressed the graduates, their families, and friends. A photo album of service highlights can be found here. This was the first time the full service was recorded by Boston University Media Services, and can be accessed below. Congratulations to the Class of 2018!