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Students and Faculty Arrested During Berkeley Protests

Berkeley, CA – Hungry and exhausted, 10 students and faculty from Pacific School of Religion returned to campus Tuesday afternoon after being arrested Monday night while peacefully protest

"The day when Love is made flesh among us": A Faculty Member on the Recent Berkeley Protests

First Night Reflections 

As I walked back to my apartment from downtown Berkeley and now sit at my desk, I can hear the helicopters still flying overhead, shining spotlights on protests ...

"Welcome, Rev. David": A PSR Student Interviews Our Next President

As 2015 swiftly approaches, Pacific School of Religion is preparing to celebrate the inauguration of Rev. David Vásquez-Levy. I was given the distinct honor of sitting down with him to ...

PSR Alum Kittredge Cherry ('90) Publishes Modern Passion of Christ

Alumna Rev. Kittredge Cherry (MDiv '90) and artist Douglas Blanchard invite us to meet Jesus as a gay man of today in a contemporary city with a new book, "The Passion of Christ: A Gay ...

PSR Community Leaders Respond to Ferguson Decision

At 8pm EST November 24, 2014 a Grand Jury declined to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson regarding the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.

PSR Student Claudia May shares her experience with artist Lecrae

Last month, PSR student Claudia May had the opportunity to see and interview Grammy, Dove, and Stellar award-winning Christian hip-hop artist, Lecrae.

PSR and Badè Museum "Queer Santas" exhibit featured inThe Advocate & Religion News Network

Dec 5 Update: "Queer Santas" was also featured in The Advocate. Read the article here. 

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Alum Adriene Thorne ('08) Unites Faith, Justice, & The Arts

 
“PSR is taking a [huge] risk,” Rev Adriene Thorne (MDiv ’08) said of the upcoming Earl Lectures. “When you combine theological knowledge and artistry, you have ...

GTU Board Announces Decisions for Expansion, Affirms Commitments

Yesterday, the Graduate Theological Union Board of Trustees announced several key decisions that will strengthen the GTU’s status as a premier center for the study of the world’s major religiou

PSR Alum Inducted Into Echo Magazine Hall of Fame

Echo Magazine established the Hall of Fame in 2006 to recognize LGBT and allied community leaders who have helped raise consciousness and spark change in government, politics, nonprofit service, activ