Allan Hugh Cole Jr., academic dean and professor in the Nancy Taylor Williamson Distinguished Chair of Pastoral Care, has accepted an invitation to serve on the faculty, as professor and associate dean for academic affairs, at the School of Social Work at The University of Texas at Austin, a program ranked among the top ten in the country.
Professor Cynthia Rigby contributed the lead piece for the most recent issue of Presbyterian Outlook, titled "Prodigal Cross." You can read an excerpt of the feature here.
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Reformed scholars from around the world gather for the first Frierson Conference at Austin Seminary.

Writing in the Margins

Join Lisa Nichols Hickman for a workshop that offers ‘scriptural’ discipline as an alternative to spiritual disciplines.   

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