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The story "Berkeley Episcopal Committee Begins Preparation of Gay Liturgy" describes the work of a committee that is crafting a liturgical rite for same-sex couples to receive the religious blessing of the church. The story notes that “the theological essay will be drafted by the Reverend Jay Emerson Johnson from the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies in Ministry at the Pacific School of Religion.” [that is to accompany the liturgy].of Gay Liturgy
PSR alumna Rev. Toni Dunbar and PSR are mentioned in an article about how the bay area churches remember Oscar Grant.
Nick Benton (MDiv 1969) is highlighted in this article as the founder, owner and editor-in-chief of the Falls Church News-Press in Virginia.
Horace L. Griffin, associate professor of field education and leadership development at the Pacific School of Religion spoke at the 2010 Morehouse Founder’s Day Symposium – Black Men in the 21st Century: Myths, Data and Reality. The video of his speech is posted here.
Pacific School of Religion is mentioned in this article. It will be the new location for Rabbi Michael Lerner to hold High Holy Day services.
On Tuesday evening, July 6, 2010, a discussion regarding the fallout of Prop 8 was led by the Coalition of Welcoming Congregations and Pacific School of Religion and hosted by the Community Service Committee of the Berkeley LDS Ward.
Article features Rev. Nelson and his work as a Compassion & Choices (non-profit organization) leader and promotes a lecture to discuss end-of-life issues.
PSR faculty Dr. Jeffrey Kuan is quoted in this blog article about New Atheism. PSR is also mentioned as well.
The article mentions that the “Echoes and Fragments” show is on display through Aug. 27 at the Doug Adams Gallery in the Badè Museum, 1798 Scenic Ave., Berkeley.