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President of Bayan Claremont Islamic Graduate School to Speak at CST Commencement 2017

Jihad Turk, founding President of Bayan Claremont Islamic Graduate School, will be the featured speaker at Commencement 2017 services for Claremont School of Theology.* Prior to founding Bayan, Pres. Turk served as the Imam/Director of Religious Affairs at the Islamic Center of Southern California, LA’s oldest and largest mosque. He is a sought after national [...]

May 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments

CST Professor/ Renowned Expert Helping Guide Museum of the Bible: “It Will Not Proselytize”

Claremont School of Theology (CST) is proud to announce that Dr. Marvin A. Sweeney – world-renowned Professor of Hebrew Bible at CST and Professor of Tanakh at the Academy for Jewish Religion, California (AJRCA) – is among a distinguished list of international advisors for the Museum of the Bible, opening to the public in November 2017. [...]

May 5th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology President Pained and Disappointed by UMC Judicial Council Ruling

Dear Friends, Like many of you, I have been waiting anxiously for the Judicial Council’s decision on the election of our first openly gay United Methodist bishop, Bishop Karen Oliveto. Having been at the hearing on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, I wasn’t sure how the Judicial Council would rule on the matter. Unfortunately, I am [...]

April 29th, 2017|Alumni/ae News, CST in The World, News|0 Comments

Celebrating CPS: One Woman. One Guitar. Vivid Stories. Original Music.

CST Post-Doc & Process Theologian holds benefit concert for Center for Process Studies Claremont School of Theology post-doctoral student, Sheri Kling, Ph.D., is performing a benefit concert for the Center for Process Studies (CPS) on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in Mudd Theater on the CST campus. The event is open to the [...]

April 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology and University of the Pacific Working Together

Schools Sign Cooperative Agreement Re: Religious Education Continuing its dedication to creating a difference for the world we live in, Claremont School of Theology announced its latest cooperative agreement in theological education. The agreement will allow Religious Studies majors at University of the Pacific (UOP), in Stockton, California, to complete a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree [...]

April 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

CST Student Featured in Documentary & Discussion at Chapman University

Lara McKinley & her dog, Corpsman, leading, learning, and loving Claremont School of Theology is honored to support our student, Lara McKinley, as she is profiled in the documentary, Corpsman, a senior thesis work of Chapman University student Amanda Larsh. The Documentary Senior Thesis Screening – Wednesday, April 26, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at [...]

April 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments

Additional Insight from CST Alumni/ae Leading Social Justice Actions in Southern California

Last week, Claremont School of Theology alumni/ae, clergy, and students participated in the Interfaith Day of Prophetic Action on Maundy Thursday, April 13, 2017. Fr. Francisco Garcia, CST ’13, helped organize the event and, in this statement, explained why he felt it important to risk being arrested. Below, two of his fellow alums shared their [...]

April 20th, 2017|News|0 Comments

CST Alumnus/Doctoral Student Chosen for International Ethics Program

Andrew M. Davis (CST '13), Ph.D. Candidate, Joins Groundbreaking Program for Seminary and Divinity School Students Andrew M. Davis, a Ph.D. student at Claremont School of Theology, is one of 12 seminary and divinity school students, and early-career clergy, chosen by the Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE) to participate in a two-week program [...]

April 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Alumnus Reflection: Why I Participated In and Co-Organized The Interfaith Action During Holy Week

Fr. Francisco Garcia – priest at Holy Faith Episcopal Church in Inglewood, California and graduate of Claremont School of Theology – helped organize the Interfaith Day of Prophetic Action on Maundy Thursday, April 13, 2017. Police arrested Fr. Garcia along with nearly three dozen additional protestors and clergy members. Fr. Garcia shared with CST his [...]

April 18th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology & Bayan Claremont Condemn Coptic Church Attacks

Coptic Pope Visited CST Campus in 2015 Claremont School of Theology (CST) and its sister school, Bayan Claremont Islamic Graduate School, are outraged and heartbroken to hear about the devastating, vicious terrorist attacks on Coptic Christian churches in Egypt last Sunday, Palm Sunday, one of the most holy of days in the Christian calendar. Acts [...]

April 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments