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News for Alums
April 12, 2017

PSR Alum Rev. Heather Leslie Hammer’s Last Easter at Lynnewood United Methodist

Read this article about PSR alum Rev. Heather Leslie Hammer's final Easter service after six years as the lead pastor at Lynnewood United Methodist Church in Pleasanton: https://pleasantonweekly.com/blogs/p/2017/04/10/sunday-to-be-rev-hammers-last-easter-as-pastor-at-lynnewood-united-methodist
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Alumni/ae
February 28, 2017

Lynne Hinton Publishes Her New Book, Traveling Light

Lynne Hinton (MDiv ’88) recently published her new book, Traveling Light, under the name Lynne Branard. Hinton is the author of 20 books, including Friendship Cake, which was a New York Times bestseller.…
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News for Alums
February 15, 2017

Meet the new members of the Alumni/ae Council!

Thanks for voting! Meet the new members of the PSR Alumni/ae Council.
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News for Alums
February 15, 2017

March 17-18: Alumni/ae Reunion Weekend, as part of the 2017 Earl and Boswell Lectures on Borders and Identity

Join your fellow alums for the 2017 Earl and Boswell Lectures, Borders and Identity. This year's lectures aim to equip leaders to stand for justice with all those on the margins and borders.…
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February 14, 2017

A Valentine’s Day Request from Alum Debra Peevey: Letters to Bishop Karen Oliveto, with Love

Dear Fellow PSR Alums, My name is Debra Peevey (MDiv '81), and I am writing today about a Pacific School of Religion (PSR) alum needing our support right now! (more…)
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February 6, 2017

Announcing 2017 Distinguished Alumni/ae

Pacific School of Religion is honored to announce our 2017 Distinguished Alumni/ae Award recipients: Patricia St. Onge (MDiv '95), Bill Johnson (MDiv '71), Karen Oliveto (MDiv '83), and, posthumously, John Deckenback…
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Distinguished Alumni/ae 2017
February 6, 2017

Bill Johnson (MDiv ’71)

The Rev. Dr. William R. Johnson (born June 12, 1946 in Houston, Texas) was the first openly gay person ordained in the United Church of Christ (UCC) and the first such…
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Distinguished Alumni/ae 2017
February 6, 2017

Karen Oliveto (MDiv ’83)

Bishop Karen P. Oliveto was consecrated as a bishop of The United Methodist Church on July 16, 2016 in Scottsdale, Arizona, and assigned for the 2016-2020 quadrennium to the Mountain…
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Distinguished Alumni/ae 2017
February 6, 2017

Patricia St. Onge (MDiv ’95)

Patricia St. Onge is the founder of Seven Generations Consulting and brings over twenty years of experience leading and working with nonprofit and public sector agencies. She provides training, consulting…
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Distinguished Alumni/ae 2017
February 6, 2017

John Deckenback (MDiv ’72, DMin ’91) – posthumous award

The Rev. Dr. John R. Deckenback (MDiv '72, DMin '91) was the spiritual leader and chief executive of the Central Atlantic Conference, United Church of Christ with responsibilities similar to…
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