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Phillips Library Renovation Begins

The board of trustees for Phillips Theological Seminary recently approved a nearly $1.2 million renovation of the seminary library. The project is already underway with the removal of books to the Tabbernee Conference Center (TCC). “We will continue our full complement of services to our students, faculty and special borrowers throughout the project,” said Sandy […]

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Phillips Student Receives Western History Association Conference Scholarship

Phillips Theological Seminary student the Rev. Joshua Shawnee was awarded one of two Indian Student Conference Scholarships by the Western History Association. The highly competitive honor provides financial assistance to Native American students wanting to attend the association’s conference. “It is a great honor to have a Phillips student win this award,” said Dr. Lisa […]

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Registration Open for Justice and the Practice of Ministry Event

Join the faculty of Phillips Theological Seminary on August 10 for a conversation on Justice and the Practice of Ministry. This online event features a series of fast-paced presentations you can view ahead of the live conversation time in August. “This is a new opportunity for clergy, commissioned ministers, lay persons, congregational study and any […]

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Phillips Names Dr. Anne Carter Walker as Director of Supervised Year in Ministry and Affiliate Assistant Professor of Practical Theology and Vocational Formation

Phillips Theological Seminary welcomes Anne Carter Walker, PhD, as Director of Supervised Year in Ministry and Affiliate Assistant Professor of Practical Theology and Vocational Formation beginning July 26. Walker joins the Phillips mission with extensive experiences as a theological educator and administrator. A committed layperson in the United Methodist Church, her professional identity has been […]

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In Memory of the Rev. Dr. Don A. Pittman

The Phillips Theological Seminary community shares the sad news that the Rev. Dr. Don A. Pittman, William Tabbernee Professor of the History of Religions Emeritus and husband of the Rev. Dr. Nancy Claire Pittman, our president, died Saturday evening (June 26, 2021) at a Tulsa, Okla. hospital. Services for Dr. Pittman are scheduled for 2 […]

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Phillips Seminary Worship Kit, Summer Edition

Phillips Theological Seminary is providing churches worshipping in-person and online an opportunity to take a break from the weekly creation of worship by providing a ready-to-stream, downloadable service. The seminary has created the complete digital service as a summer gift to pastors, congregational leaders and musicians needing a vacation. “The Advancement Office staff felt that […]

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Phillips Theological Seminary in conjunction with Arts Organizations from around the Country Present the World Premiere of “They Still Want to Kill Us”

An Uncensored Aria performed and composed by Daniel Bernard Roumain Featuring mezzo-soprano J’Nai Bridges and directed by Yoram Savion Commemorating centennial of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and marking 1 year since the murder of George Floyd Streaming for free through July 31 Nationwide (USA) – May 10, 2021 – On May 25, 2021 at 5pm […]

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Dean of Students Announces Retirement from Phillips

Dean of Students MaryAnn Morris has decided to enter retirement at the close of the current academic year at Phillips Theological Seminary. During her time at the seminary, Morris journeyed from student, to alumna, to admissions staff, to director of admissions, to dean of students. As dean of students, she supervised the registrar’s office, admissions […]

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Arts Showcase: A Sacred Commemoration for the Centennial of the Tulsa Race Massacre

Phillips Theological Seminary Black Church Traditions and African American Faith-Life invites artists of all ages to participate in a showcase of works as part of a sacred commemoration for the centennial of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. The submission deadline for the arts showcase is May 11. Artwork must be original to the artist submitting […]

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