CST in The World

Bishop Swenson meets the Pope

Photo credit: Albin Hillert/WCC As one of the leaders of the World Council of Churches, CST Distinguished Alumna Bishop Mary Ann Swenson met Pope Francis at the WCC Ecumenical Centre in Geneva, in commemoration of the WCC’s 70th anniversary. Bishop Swenson serves as the WCC’s Central Committee co-vice moderator and was part of [...]

2018-08-20T17:51:54+00:00August 16th, 2018|Alumni/ae News, CST in The World, News|0 Comments

Presidents Kuan and Turk Disappointed by SCOTUS Decision

A Joint Statement from the Presidents of Claremont School of Theology and Bayan Claremont: We hereby register our profound disappointment in the U.S. Supreme Court’s majority opinion in United States v. State of Hawaii to uphold the travel ban targeting Muslim-majority countries. We believe that deference to the executive branch of government on this [...]

2018-06-27T18:39:06+00:00June 27th, 2018|CST in The World, News|0 Comments

Students, Alumni/ae, Faculty, and Staff Joined National March for Our Lives

Many CST students, alumni/ae, faculty, and staff took to the streets on Saturday, March 24 joining in the National March for Our Lives led by our nation’s youth as they call for an end to gun violence and the enactment of sensible gun laws. Some took the stage as speakers in major cities, others organized [...]

2018-04-13T15:05:13+00:00April 9th, 2018|Alumni/ae News, CST in The World, News|0 Comments

Professor Coleman Named as One of Sojourners 10 Christian Women to Watch in 2018

#CSTProfessors Last month, Sojourners told us what we already know: Rev. Dr. Monica Coleman is a woman to watch! Sojourners, a publication dedicated to the relationship between faith and politics, social justice, and peace, named Dr. Coleman one of ten Christian women to watch in 2018. Every International Women’s Day, Sojourners publishes a list of women [...]

2018-04-16T18:10:16+00:00April 9th, 2018|Alumni/ae News, CST in The World, News|0 Comments

Many Beliefs, One Body

Schools Stand Together, Against Hate, Again We – the presidents of three graduate schools and a university in interfaith partnership – stand together, with our students, staff, faculty, and supporters, to oppose the most recent actions taken by the Executive Branch of the United States. These abhorrent anti-immigration, anti-Muslim orders and edicts are [...]

2017-01-31T01:27:38+00:00January 30th, 2017|CST in The World, News|0 Comments

Standing with Standing Rock: CST Connections Creating a Difference

In the wee hours of Thursday, November 17, Jana Milhon-Martin – CST ’16, and mother of three middle-school and high-school aged boys – loaded her crew into the family van and headed for Standing Rock. Milhon-Martin, her husband Victor, and the boys are standing with the indigenous peoples of Standing Rock, North Dakota, and against [...]

2017-01-03T17:47:56+00:00November 18th, 2016|CST in The World, News|0 Comments

CST and Bayan Claremont Presidents United Again: We Stand with Standing Rock

As the presidents of Claremont School of Theology (CST) and Bayan Claremont, we express our support for the indigenous peoples of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation and lend our voices to those opposing the Dakota Access Pipeline Project. We share a deep commitment to strengthening ecumenical and interreligious understanding. Our students – Muslim, Jewish, Christian, [...]

2017-01-03T17:47:57+00:00November 4th, 2016|CST in The World, News|0 Comments