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PSR Alumnus Alvin P. Zunkel Passes Away at 84

PSR Alumnus Alvin P. Zunkel passed away on Sunday, Oct. 19, in Wakarusa, Indiana at age 84.

He was born in Chicago on Jan. 14, 1930, to John and Leah (Senger) Zunkel.

Al was ...

PSR students offer new forms of Music Ministry at PSR

As students at Pacific School of Religion prepare for lifelong service through social transformation and leadership, the PSR community offers new and familiar forms of music worship and prayer.

PSR to Send Second Delegation to Colombia

PSR students, including the 2014-2015 Changemaker Fellows, will participate in an immersion trip to Colombia from March 20th to 31st.

PSR Alumna Rev. Dr. Anne Dilenschneider has been named a South Dakota Humanities Council Scholar

PSR alumna Rev. Dr. Anne Dilenschneider (MDiv '87) has been named a South Dakota Humanities Council Scholar.

The South Dakota Humanities Council, in conjunction with the National Endowment ...

PSR Alumnus Israel Alvaren Speaks in United Methodist Panel on Human Sexuality

On February 10, 2015, PSR Graduate Israel Alvaren (DMin '10) spoke in Maputo, Mozambique, as a part of panel on human se

Pacific School of Religion First Seminary in California to Divest in Fossil Fuels

Pacific School of Religion, a multi-denominational seminary in Berkeley, California, announced today that its Board of Trustees has voted unanimously to adopt a policy to divest the institution fro

PSR Alumna Susan G. Turley Named Woman of the Year for Service to VA

PSR alumna Rev. Susan G. Turley has been named the 2014 National Association of Professional Women’s VIP Woman of the Year by the Continental Who’s Who.

The Continental Who’s Who ...

Luise Schottroff Passes Away at 80

Professor Dr. Luise Schttroff has passed away on Feb 8 after years of writing, inspiring, and educating at schools including Pacific School of Religion and the Graduate Theological ...

Watch the 2015 Inauguration of David Vásquez-Levy

Couldn't make it to Berkeley for the Inauguration?

Watch the Inauguration of PSR's new President, Rev. Dr. David Vásquez-Levy, here!

PSR Alum Preaches in Hoodie as Response to Oklahoma Senate Bill

On Sunday, January 18th, PSR Alum Rev. Bob Lawrence (MDiv '09) preached from the pulpit of Fellowship Congregational United Church of Christ in Tulsa, Oklahoma, wearing a light-gray hooded ...