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  1. Not Worth a Cake?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Commonweal

    ... Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and the Chicago Theological Seminary-denominations and institutions with different theological views on same-sex marriage-Christian leaders emphasized that ...


  2. Rolling the Stone Away: LGBTQI Elders Meet the Next Generation of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Religion Dispatched

    ... (LGBTRAN) . The Archives Network, directed by Bowman, was founded in 2001 as a project of Chicago Theological Seminary. Since 2008, it has been part of the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies in Religion and Ministry in Berkeley. LGBTRAN is the go-to ...


  3. Religious groups: Baker not entitled to religious exemption from state law regulating commerceRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... the presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and Chicago Theological Seminary also joined the brief. Holly Hollman , general counsel of the Baptist Joint Committee, released the following statement in ...


  4. Religion scholars turn activist in the shadow of TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | The Gazette

    ... of opposition to the president's agenda. The Rev. Susan Thistlethwaite, former president of Chicago Theological Seminary, smeared ashes again on her face later that afternoon when she joined fellow authors of essays included in "Faith and ...


  5. Clergy Corner, Nov. 3, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... of the UI College of Media, Wilson earned his master of divinity degree just last year from the Chicago Theological Seminary, then moved to Washington for a justice and preach policy fellowship with the United Church of Christ. Instead, he told his ...


  6. Church Joins Bakery CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Living Church

    ... of the United Church of Christ, the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty, and the Chicago Theological Seminary (United Church of Christ) in signing the brief. Laws that prohibit discrimination by businesses operating in the public ...


  7. Faith leaders raise their voices in opposing rights of Christian baker in Supreme Court caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    ... the presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and Chicago Theological Seminary. "Public accommodations laws like Colorado's generally promote religious liberty, by protecting individuals from discrimination ...


  8. Open Letter To Donald Trump From A Christian MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Switched

    ... movement. I agree with the Rev. Dr. Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite, professor of theology at Chicago Theological Seminary, who has written : Don't use the term 'alt-right.' Call this racist, sexist, anti-Semitic, Islamaphobic, homophobic, and ...


  9. Elburn church welcomes new pastorRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2017 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... in a class called Education for Ministry through the Episcopal Church and graduated from Chicago Theological Seminary in 2014. For the past three years, he has preached weekly at the Village of Victory Lakes senior living facility in Lindenhurst. He ...


  10. Trans Christians: Gathering 'like a drink of cool water'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | United Methodist Church

    ... Vanderbilt Divinity School, United Methodist Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary and Chicago Theological Seminary sponsored meals for the participants. "Being in a space set up specifically for trans folks and occupied entirely by trans folks, ...


  11. Embrace racial healing to change hearts and mindsRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2017 |

    ... the healing that is happening around the country. Earlier this year, 200 people gathered at the Chicago Theological Seminary for an extraordinary day of racial healing. People of all races, genders, religions and ethnicities, gathered in healing ...


  12. Jesse Jackson keeps fighting for voter rights: "We now live...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Salon

    Jesse Jackson led a delegation to Selma, Alabama, as a graduate student at Chicago Theological Seminary. He marched, moving America to the rhythm of his footsteps and the thousands who organized and participated in Bloody Sunday, to win the franchise for himself, his mother and his people, but also to give credibility and legitimacy to American democracy.


  13. Bernie Sanders On the Right-Wing Ideology That Rules Our EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | In These Times

    ... $200 million Milton Friedman Institute (in the building that until now has housed the renowned Chicago Theological Seminary) will not be perceived as simply a sign of appreciation for a prominent former faculty member. Instead, by founding such an ...


  14. Looking at the World through Absurd "White-Privilege" GlassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2017 | Independent Women's Forum

    A new video by the Chicago Theological Seminary aims to explain the black experience to white people through fictitious "white privilege" glasses. In the video, a black couple explains to their white, male friend that he is privileged and when he doesn't believe them, they give him a pair of plastic glasses with red and green lenses.


  15. Real People: Burlington man turns his life aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    ... would become a platform." Currently, Lewis is completing a Master of Divinity through Chicago Theological Seminary. When he finishes it in 2018, Lewis hopes to then obtain a fifth, a Doctor of Theology, from Duke University's Divinity School. As ...


  16. Clergy Corner, June 23, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... to another event." An item since: 2000, when they were both master-of-divinity students at the Chicago Theological Seminary. They took a trip down the aisle on Oct. 8, 2008, and have lived a life of marital bliss ever since. Their secret? David: ...


  17. Yearly Quaker meeting is June 21-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Bureau County Republican

    ... “Such a Time as This.” Moon is an assistant professor of pastoral theology at Chicago Theological Seminary and the author of "Coming Home: Ministry That Matters with Veterans and Military Families." On Thursday evening, Clear Creek ...


  18. Chicago Magic Lounge Breaks Ground on New Home at 5050 N. Clark St.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 |

    ... Clark has served as Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Adler Planetarium as well as the Chicago Theological Seminary, where he is now the Acting President and General Counsel. About Chicago Magic Lounge The Chicago Magic Lounge reinvents the ...


  19. Chicago Equality Rally At Andersonville Midsommarfest Announces LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 |

    ... Community Church Ava's Change4Youth Bisexual Queer Alliance Chicago Center on Halsted Chicago Theological Seminary Chicago Women Take Action Equality Illinois Feminists Instigating Social Transformation Friends Who March Gender & Sex Development ...


  20. More Than 1,000 Faith Leaders Say No Thanks To Trump's Planned 'Religious Liberty' OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Switched

    ... director of Bend the Arc, Rev. Dr. Susan Thistlethwaite, a professor of theology at Chicago Theological Seminary, and Bishop Gene Robinson, the first openly gay bishop in the U.S. Episcopal Church. "For many of us," the leaders said, "supporting ...