Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary graduating senior Alexandra Pappas has been selected to receive the 2019 Chidester Preaching Award. The $5000 prize is made possible by a gift from First Presbyterian Church in Malvern, Arkansas. The church funded The Chidester Award through an endowment gift in 2010 to support Austin Seminary's mission to prepare new pastoral leaders.
Read or download Austin Seminary's 2019 Lenten Devotional here.
Dr. David Hadley Jensen and Dr. Gregory Cuéllar have each been awarded a 2019 project grant from the Louisville Institute.

PLPL Nominations

Fellowships in Pastoral Leadership for Public Life is a 2-year, cohort-based program designed to equip pastors to address civic issues. Read more here.

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Graduation exercises for the Class of 2019 will be held May 25-26. Baccalaureate will be on Saturday evening at 6; Commencement is Sunday at 2:30.

Deep in the heart of Austin!

Authorized or blatant piracy? "Copies, Fakes, and Reproductions: Printmaking in the Renaissance," the current exhibit at the Blanton Museum of Art, draws on pieces in the permanent collection. Now through June 16.


Lifelong learning

Austin Seminary offers a full slate of educational opportunities for 2019. Check them out here!



We know summer's coming … so now we revel in the beauty of God's creation right here in Central Texas.

Read our Faculty Statement 


Upcoming Events


“We Rise” Education Beyond the Walls offers a series of workshops and events. See them all here.

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