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Joining the PSR Family

Three new faculty members joined Pacific School of Religion last year.

Doug Adams memorial: A wild, creative celebration of a dynamic professor

The book of Ecclesiastes says, "For everything there is a season...a time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance" (Eccles. 3:1, 4).

PSR mourns former trustee Robert Riddell

Robert James Riddell, Jr., PhD, former chair of the Board of Trustees of Pacific School of Religion, died August 16, 2007, at his home in Oakland, CA. Dr.

Tribute to Robert James Riddell from son James Riddell

A man of ideas, caring, vision, and action, he didn't do anything halfway.

At the age of 84, Bob breathed his last breath with his wife Kay at his side, August 16, 2007.

Doug Adams, pioneering professor in religion and the arts, dies

Doug Adams, professor of Christianity and the arts at Pacific School of Religion for 31 years, died at the home of friends in Jackson, CA on July 24, 2007.

Former PSR President Neely McCarter dies

Neely Dixon McCarter, president of Pacific School of Religion from 1979 to 1991, died May 10, 2006, in Xi'an, China, where he and his wife, Jean, had been touring. He was 77 years old.

President Emeritus Davie Napier Dies at 91

BERKELEY, CA — B. Davie Napier, president of Pacific School of Religion from 1972 to 1977, died February 24, 2007, in Claremont, CA.

In Memoriam: Robert Leslie, former James and Clarice Foster Professor of Pastoral Psychology and Counseling

Robert Cambell Leslie, the James and Clarice Foster Professor of Pastoral Psychology and Counseling at PSR, died June 14 in Napa, CA, at the age of 89.