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Join our unique community of learners who think creatively about real-world problems. Learn alongside accomplished students, guided through rigorous academic programs by renowned faculty. At Boston University School of Theology (STH), our faiths are diverse; our callings, varied. But we share a common aspiration of creating a better world.

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Angrily and Awesomely Faithful to God

PhD student Shaunesse' A. Jacobs sermon from October 27, 2021

PhD student Shaunesse’ A. Jacobs preached during our weekly worship service on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at Marsh Chapel. This excerpt from that sermon is a response to Job’s labor (scripture lesson Job 42: 1-6) - and a reminder to remain “angrily and awesomely faithful to God.”

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Changing the world is a cliché only to those who don't. If you want to make a difference, make STH your next move. Since 1839, we've prepared leaders to do good. Of course, every calling is unique, so click below to discern the right path for you. Then join our many distinguished alumni who have shaped history, whether around the block or around the globe.

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