2017 Claremont School of Theology Commencement Events

2017 Claremont School of Theology Commencement Events

Claremont School of Theology will celebrate commencement 2017 over a two-day period, Monday, May 15, through Tuesday, May 16. Graduating students may download a brochure and graduation checklist here, detailing such things as fees, clearance to graduate, academic regalia, and events. ATS Graduating Student Questionnaire   Deadline: May 1, 2017 Please [...]

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Symposium 2017

End-of-Life Options: Reconciling Patient Preferences with Clinicians’ Values 2017 Interreligious Symposium on the Ethics of Death, Dying and Grief CEU’s Offered Presented by Claremont School of Theology Sponsored by Forest Lawn Keynote Speaker- Louis A. Gamino, PhD, ABPP, FT Panelist: Kamal Abu-Shamsieh Anne Brener, LCSW Fr. Chris Ponnet   Schedule All events, except lunch, take [...]

April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

A Tribute to Rev. Dr. Karen Dalton

After decades studying and teaching at Claremont School of Theology, the Rev. Dr. Karen Dalton (CST '90, '94) -- Associate Dean for Academic Programs, Associate Professor of Ministry Studies, Director of Field Education and Co-Director of the Center for Global Methodism -- is retiring at the end of the Spring 2017 semester. She will continue to teach and work [...]

April 18th, 2017|0 Comments

A New Doctrine of Initial Creation

Seminar Hour: 2:30pm to 4:00pm Location: Haddon Event Description: A growing number of scholars are criticizing the idea that God created the universe from nothing. The idea has little to no biblical support. It supports a view of omnipotence that makes the problem of evil unsolvable. But few alternative views of initial creation have been [...]

April 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Iqbal and Whitehead: An Islam of Creativity

Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 9:30am to 4:00pm Background Many Muslims today are trapped between two realities: a rising tide of Islamophobia on the one hand, and a stagnant, rule-based version of Islam that inhibits freedom of thought and creativity on the other.  The Islam they know and love is not militant Islam nor is [...]

April 1st, 2017|0 Comments

An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story

“Reinhold Niebuhr makes me shake and tremble when I think of the depth  of his courage.” – Cornel West Claremont School of Theology invites the community to view An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story exploring the life and impact of the author of the “Serenity Prayer,” Reinhold Niebuhr. Niebuhr rose from a small Midwest church pulpit to [...]

March 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Stations of the Cosmic Christ

Claremont School of Theology invites campus and community to participate in an ancient journey guided by a modern artistic installation, called “Stations of the Cosmic Christ.” The display runs through April 24, 2017, offering a new experience of an ages-old practice while honoring the common ground of people of diverse faiths and no faith. March [...]

March 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on Stations of the Cosmic Christ

NO SUN but PLENTY of FUN: CST Visits San Diego

Leaders from Claremont School of Theology spent the weekend of February 24 through 26th in San Diego, strengthening longtime friendships and planning future collaborations. Dozens of supporters and those who wanted to know more about CST attended one or more of several weekend events. “This weekend involved some great conversations about what theological education needs [...]

March 8th, 2017|News|0 Comments

CST Profile of Service and Justice from The Center for Faith and Service

Community. Advocacy. Engagement. Service. Social Justice. Each of these words is more than a concept at Claremont School of Theology. It is a way of life. Our students, faculty, staff, alumni/ae, and supporters know this but it's always nice to be recognized by others. The Center for Faith and Service (CFS) included CST among its list [...]

March 3rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

CST to Host Screening of New Niebuhr Film and Q & A with Filmmaker

Claremont School of Theology invites the community to view An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story on March 29, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. in Mudd Theater, exploring the life and impact of the author of the “Serenity Prayer,” Reinhold Niebuhr. Niebuhr rose from a small Midwest church pulpit to become the nation’s moral voice —  [...]

March 2nd, 2017|News|0 Comments