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January 29, 2019

2019 Alumni/ae Council Nominations Sought

As an alum of Pacific School of Religion Class of 1977, I have spent decades in ministry within institutions going through profound change—from faith-based non-profits doing environmental advocacy, to pastoring…
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Alumni/ae
December 6, 2018

on the edge

Let me tell you, as someone in my professional field (Construction Management), “I went to seminary” isn’t something I say very often.  And I don’t think I’ve ever said: “I…
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Alumni/ae
December 6, 2018

I am the gift

Years ago, I volunteered as a Christmas elf, visiting elders in care facilities. We were given a button to wear stating “I Am the Gift,” and I thought “yes, this…
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Alumni/ae
November 29, 2018

Advent & growing your church

Since I first landed at PSR ten years ago, Advent has taken on a vastly richer meaning than the “holiday hustle and bustle” I had always known. I also find…
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Alumni/ae
November 29, 2018

Sensing the Currents

It was a fall orientation event for new students at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley. The year was 1978, and I arrived as a first-year student at PSR. We…
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Alumni/ae Council
March 6, 2018

Diana Becton (MTS ’15)

El Sobrante, CA Judge Becton attended Oakland Public Schools, and earned a Masters of Theological Studies at Pacific School of Religion (2015). Judge Diana Becton is a Superior Court Judge…
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