Luther and Rick: Review the Reformation, with travel expert Rick Steves

Luther and Rick: Review the Reformation, with travel expert Rick Steves

Join CST's Center for Lutheran Studies and Rev. Dr. Thom Johnson for an evening of exploring the past with one of modern day's most adventuresome experts. We are celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation by watching a new documentary from travel and history expert Rick Steves called Rick Steves' Luther and the Reformation.* Following [...]

2017-10-10T19:02:01+00:00 October 24th, 2017|0 Comments

The Colwell Endowed Lecture & Alumni/ae Reunion Brunch

The CST Alumni/ae Association invites you to the Colwell Endowed Lecture Pump the Brakes Before It’s Too Late: An ethical, theological discussion of our rampant consumerist culture on Saturday, October 21, 2017 Before the lecture join us for a special Alumni/ae Reunion Brunch to celebrate the classes of ’57, ’67, ’77, ’87, ’97 & ’07. [...]

2017-10-20T22:39:36+00:00 October 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Practicing Compassion

Oregon CST Alumni/ae and Friends Gathering with Dr. Frank Rogers PRACTICING COMPASSION JOIN US FOR AN INTERACTIVE LECTURE ON PRACTICING COMPASSION with Dr. Frank Rogers at Willamette University. Bring your fellow classmates, congregants, and friends for this special time with Dr. Frank Rogers, and hear an update from Dr. Jeffrey Kuan on the ongoing exploration with [...]

2017-09-13T03:44:42+00:00 October 14th, 2017|0 Comments

In Memoriam: Rev. Dr. Jeanne Audrey Powers

With great sadness and sincere appreciation, Claremont School of Theology wishes to acknowledge the life, legacy, and death of Rev. Dr. Jeanne Audrey Powers, 85. Rev. Powers died September 29, 2017, while in Switzerland with friends. (Click here to read Rev. Powers’ obituary, posted by the Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church). Raised [...]

2017-10-04T19:52:01+00:00 October 4th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Aloha! CST’s Annual Visit to Hawaii a Week of Friends and Fellowship

For one week at the end of September, CST's President, Rev. Dr. Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan, and Vice President, Rev. Sharalyn Hamilton, visited our CST friends and supporters in Hawaii. Currently, 10 United Methodist Students from Hawaii attend CST. “We are committed to training leaders for Hawaii,” said Pres. Kuan. “So, it is important to stay [...]

2017-10-03T21:05:36+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Seminar/Book Signing with Timothy Murphy

Seminar/Book Signing Counter-imperial Churching for a Planetary Gospel Timothy Murphy argues that “church” should no longer be a noun, an entity, or an object, but rather an activity—what he calls churching; that is, a process of practicing discipleship with others in the way of Jesus. Weaving together different perspectives, including liberation theology, process thought, postcolonial [...]

2017-09-11T21:37:36+00:00 September 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology Reaches Highest-Ever Enrollment, Welcomes Most Diverse Class in School’s History

With the start of the Fall 2017 semester, Claremont School of Theology reached its highest-ever enrollment in the School’s history, welcoming 425 new and returning students, which surpassed the previous record of 418. The Fall class of 109 students is the second largest incoming class, and the most diverse class, in the School’s history. “I’m [...]

2017-09-21T18:07:48+00:00 September 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology President Stands with Immigrants Affected by DACA Decision

On Tuesday, September 5, 2017, the Trump administration announced the end of DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals). The program, instituted by the Obama administration in 2012, protects from deportation nearly 800,000 young undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States as children. For many of these children and young adults, the United States is home, [...]

2017-09-06T18:56:11+00:00 September 6th, 2017|News|0 Comments