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Dean Tolbert selected for GTU distinguished faculty lecture

Pacific School of Religion Dean Mary Tolbert, Vice President for Academic Affairs and George H. Atkinson Professor of Biblical Studies, has accepted the invitation of the Graduate Theological Union Council of Deans to give the GTU Distinguished Faculty Lecture next fall.

Prayers for Japan

We offer our ongoing prayers for our sisters and brothers in Japan as they face the consequences of last week’s catastrophic earthquake, tsunami, and radiation exposure.

Sycamore Church responds to earthquake and tsunami in Japan

PSR Board Chair Sharon MacArthur, senior minister at Sycamore Congregational United Church of Christ, shares this message with the PSR community about the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

Border immersion 2011 opens eyes, ears, and hearts

During the January Intersession, PSR students took a challenging 11-day immersion course on the San Ysidro/Tijuana border, sponsored by the contextual education department and taught by professor Randi Walker.

Courses announced for Summer Session 2011

Beginning July 5 and ending August 12, Summer Session 2011 at Pacific School of Religion will offer two dozen courses and the opportunity to study in a relaxed environment in community with PSR fac

PSR has rare copies of the King James Bible

2011 marks the 400th anniversary of the first printing of the King James, or “Authorized” version of the English Bible. PSR is fortunate to have in its Howell Bible Collection two editions of ...

The work before us

Riess Potterveld's remarks delivered at his installation as the 11th president of Pacific School of Religion, January 25, 2011.

PSR and CARE launch "Creation... Continued" arts series

This year PSR and GTU’s Center for the Arts, Religion, and Education will be sponsoring Creation... Continued, three programs highlighting art and religion in the Bay Area. Events will take ...

Earl Lecturers sound the call for economic justice

At this year’s Earl Lectures at Pacific school of Religion (PSR), three prominent speakers, Robert Reich, Hamza Yusuf, and Kim Bobo sounded a strong prophetic note about the moral imperative for economic reform in the United States and around the world.

Alums changing the world one small loan at a time

PSR has a historic tradition of nurturing students’ interests in ministries of social justice in a global context.