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PSR faculty and staff arrested following Prop 8 decision

Four clergy members on the faculty and staff of Pacific School of Religion (PSR) were arrested near City Hall in San Francisco in acts of civil disobedience following the California Supreme Court’s

Distinguished alum Shiego Tanabe dies

Shiego Tanabe, who received a Distinguished Alumni/ae Award from PSR in 2008, died on May 6 in Honolulu, HI. Born in Fort Thompson, WA in 1908, he received the MDiv from PSR in 1937. Shortly after ...

PSR improves access for hearing impaired

IT systems administrator Jeffrey DiGregorio announced this week that PSR has installed an induction loop system in the Chapel of the Great Commission.

PSR celebrates Dance Anywhere Day

On April 24 PSR celebrated Dance Anywhere Day, which kicked off National Dance Week. Students, faculty, staff, and family members joined in a dance to live music on the quad. The event was ...

PSR student receives fellowship from Beatitudes Society

Pacific School of Religion student Dionne Carter has been awarded a Summer Fellowship by The Beatitudes Society. Dionne will be serving at Children's Defense Fund in Oakland, CA.

Drew professor gives second annual Boswell Lecture

Dr. Virginia Burrus, professor of early Christianity at Drew University Theological School, delivered the second annual John E.

Rev. Nicole Lamarche on Larry King Live on Friday May 1

PSR alumna and former Miss California Reverend Nicole Lamarche will appear on Larry King Live on CNN, Friday, May 1 at 6 PM and 9 PM PDT.

Rabbi Michael Lerner scheduled as commencement speaker

Rabbi Michael Lerner has been scheduled as PSR’s commencement speaker for 2009.

President announces new board chair and dean

I am pleased to bring news of two important appointments for the PSR community.

Former Miss California defends same-sex marriage

Two winners of the title of Miss California, both Christian, one now a pastor in Massachusetts, have different views on same-sex marriage.