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Courses announced for Summer Session 2011

Beginning July 5 and ending August 12, Summer Session 2011 at Pacific School of Religion will offer two dozen courses and the opportunity to study in a relaxed environment in community with PSR fac

The work before us

Riess Potterveld's remarks delivered at his installation as the 11th president of Pacific School of Religion, January 25, 2011.

PSR and CARE launch "Creation... Continued" arts series

This year PSR and GTU’s Center for the Arts, Religion, and Education will be sponsoring Creation... Continued, three programs highlighting art and religion in the Bay Area. Events will take ...

Earl Lecturers sound the call for economic justice

At this year’s Earl Lectures at Pacific school of Religion (PSR), three prominent speakers, Robert Reich, Hamza Yusuf, and Kim Bobo sounded a strong prophetic note about the moral imperative for economic reform in the United States and around the world.

Alums changing the world one small loan at a time

PSR has a historic tradition of nurturing students’ interests in ministries of social justice in a global context.

Jeffrey Kuan becomes dean of Drew Theological School, takes with him lessons learned at PSR

Jeffrey Kuan considers himself a living embodiment of PSR’s Tradition of Boldness. Kuan credits PSR for taking a chance on him when the school hired him to teach Old Testament ...

CLGS to present Leading Voice award to Mitchell Gold

Growing up Jewish in the Northeast, Mitchell Gold experienced first-hand the damage of religion-based bigotry to individuals and society as a whole. As an openly gay business ...

Visiting professor Mahmood to teach spring course on Islam

Saba Mahmood, Islamic scholar and associate professor of anthropology at UC Berkeley, has been named PSR Tolson Fellow for Spring 2011.

PSR launches distance-learning courses and programs

Starting this spring, PSR is launching new online courses and a new distance-learning program, which will allow students to complete one full year of PSR education without moving to the Bay Area or

Riess Potterveld installed as 11th president of PSR

The installation of Riess Potterveld as the 11th president of Pacific School of Religion took place on Tuesday, January 25, 2011 in an evensong service on Holy Hill.

Potterveld returns to ...