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FREE Online Digital Library

In the toolbox this month we feature our fully on-line, free and open access digital library established by CST along with a group of other seminaries. Our Open Access Digital Theological Library (OADTL) is a terrific FREE resource for students and alumni/ae. As of October 1, the OADTL provides advanced library discovery services for, and [...]

2018-10-17T19:30:12+00:00October 17th, 2018|CSTToolbox, News|0 Comments

Rhythms of Religious Ritual

On the CST Bookshelf this month: Rhythms of Religious Ritual: The Yearly Cycle of Jews, Christians, and Muslims written by CST’s Gerald H. Kennedy Professor of Homiletics and Liturgics, Dr. Kathy Black, and published by Claremont Press. Her book explores the religious cycles and calendars of the Abrahamic faiths and is an edited volume that [...]

2018-10-17T19:27:49+00:00October 17th, 2018|CSTBookshelf, News|0 Comments

First Town Hall of the Year

On Tuesday, October 11, students, faculty, and staff gathered for CST’s first Town Hall meeting of the year to discuss recent updates on CST’s litigation and to hear from the staff and faculty of CST and Willamette University. President Kuan welcomed everyone and shared the purpose of the meeting, and our Vice President for Academic [...]

2018-10-17T19:26:10+00:00October 17th, 2018|News|0 Comments

New VP for International Relations

This month CST welcomed Dr. Jong Oh Lee as our new Vice President for International Relations. His coming was a dream realized for President Kuan, who has wanted to create such a position to advance the mission of the school around the globe. He said, “I have seen how such a position has benefited other [...]

2018-10-17T19:21:06+00:00October 17th, 2018|News|0 Comments

UMC Bishop’s Convocation

UNEXPECTED. “Take Away the stone, He said.” (John 11:39 NIV) Clergy from all five districts of the United Methodist Cal-Pac Conference gathered September 11-13 at the Indian Wells Resort & Spa for the Bishop’s Convocation with the theme “Unexpected.” Under the leadership of Grant Hagiya, the Resident Bishop of the Conference which geographically extends to [...]

2018-10-17T19:10:30+00:00October 17th, 2018|News|0 Comments

In Memoriam: Reflections on Rolf and Hildegard Knierim

It is with deep sadness and shock that we share the news of the deaths of Dr. Rolf Paul Knierim, 90, and Mrs. Hildegard Emma Knierim, 89, who were killed on Saturday, September 29, in a traffic accident on their way back to California from New Mexico. This past July, many family members and friends [...]

2018-10-17T19:18:25+00:00October 11th, 2018|News|0 Comments

New Students, New Year, New Record

This Fall we welcomed 89 NEW students to CST, making our Fall enrollment another record-breaker! Our current enrollment for Fall 2018 is 431 – topping our Spring Enrollment record of 424. Welcome and welcome back to CST! Over the past few weeks, new students were immersed in the CST community through Orientation, Convocation, Chapel Services, [...]

2018-09-21T19:56:38+00:00September 21st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Fall Chapel Service Schedule

Chapel services resumed on September 4 and will continue weekly through the semester every Tuesday at 4:15 in Kresge Chapel. So far, President Kuan, Dr. Elizabeth Anderson, and M.Div. student Illunga Emmanual have led worship. Please join us for an upcoming service. September 25: Richard Lucchesi, Christian Church, Disciples of Christ Hybrid M.Div. student. October [...]

2018-09-21T19:52:17+00:00September 21st, 2018|CST Happenings, News|0 Comments