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PSR Alum Susan Brecht (MDiv '04) Called to Eliot Church of Newton

This past weekend, Eliot Church in Newton, MA received its first sermon from it's new senior pastor, PSR alumna Susan Brecht (MDiv 04).

VIDEO: Interfaith Panel on Rituals of Death, Dying, & Mourning

Students in Mary Donovan Turner’s class Weddings, Baptisms, and Funerals, and students in Concurrent Field Education gathered together to learn from the practices of Jewish, UU, Muslim and ...

PSR Faculty in Conversation with Dr. Hatem Bazian

Recently, PSR Faculty and Field Education Mentors met with Dr Hatem Bazian, who is the Chairman of the Northern California Islamic Council and a professor at UC Berkeley and St. Mary's ...

Religious Leaders Prepare Response to Impending Supreme Court Decision

Bay Area Religious Leaders from a varity of different faith traditions are planning to hold a joint press conference in front of Grace Cathedral at 2:00pm on the day the US Supreme Court announces

PSR Alums join FCCB on Mission Trip to Eastern Washington

Reverend Rachel Bauman (’12) and Meredith Jackson (’13) are joining youth and leaders from First Congregational Church of Berkeley (pictured below) as they visit the Yakama Nation Reservation i

Reunion for 2008 Uganda Rwanda Contextual Immersion Course

On Tuesday August 27, 2013 there will be a reunion of PSR alumni who participated in the January 2008 Africa Immersion Course, which was led by Aeri Lee and Brooks Berndt. Students with gather ...

PSR Former Student Creates Musical about New Orleans Tragedy

UPDATED - In 1973, 32 people died in an act of arson in a gay bar in New Orleans.

PSR Field Education Places Students in Public Spaces

In addition to placements in new start and re-starting congregations, established and emerging congregations, PSR students will be learning and serving as spiritual leaders in prisons, hospitals, h

PSR Students to Lead Student Christian Movement in Berkeley

PSR MDiv students Sonny Duncan and Sarah McCune were granted scholarships to attend the Student Christian Movement (SCM) leadership training in Washington D.C. sponsored by the World Student ...

PSR Staff Member Quoted in Article

Rev. Gwen Thomas, Coordinator of the African-American Roundtable for CLGS is quoted in an article about homophobia in the black church and depression in the LGBT community.

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