Austin Seminary has named Jennifer Owens-Jofré, a 2018 Louisville Institute Postdoctoral Fellow, a visiting assistant professor of practical theology for the next two academic years (2018-19 and 2019-20).
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary has called the Reverend Bridgett A. Green as assistant professor of New Testament, effective January 1, 2019. A doctoral candidate at Vanderbilt University, Green earned her bachelor's degree (psychology, Spanish) from Davidson College (2000) and her Master of Divinity degree (pastoral care, and New Testament studies) from Princeton Theological Seminary (2005). Her dissertation title is "Luke 18:1-30: The Kingdom of God and Social Relationships."
Austin Seminary holds commencement exercises for the Class of 2018. Thirty-five students received degrees in four academic programs; several graduates were given awards by the faculty.
2018-19 Opening Worship, President Ted Wardlaw, preaching
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This year's Advent Devotional, "Unwrapping Advent," contain faculty-written reflections designed to help readers understand Advent and Christmas. Pre-order for yourself or your congregation. Deadline is October 15.
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"Get in the Game: The Fight for Equality in American Sports," on view at the LBJ Library until January 13, examines the intersection of social justice and sports in the U.S. Check out exhibition photos here.
Are you wondering if you are called to ministry? We invite you to Discovery Weekend, October 26-28, for a taste of what seminary life might be like.