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Where Did New UMC Ministers Go to Seminary?

December 19, 2014

A breakdown of where recently ordained United Methodist ministers went to seminary


Seattle Pacific Seminary Offers Evangelical Wesleyan Alternative for United Methodist Seminarians

February 14, 2013

Much of the destructive turmoil our United Methodist Church has suffered over the course of the last generation can be traced to the leavening effect of the widespread corruption in the denomination’s official seminaries….


Supporting Theological Education or Subsidizing Mediocrity?

January 4, 2013

John Lomperis (@JohnLomperis) United Methodists of all geographic regions and theological beliefs agree on the important of theological education for our clergy. But how much strategic leadership and faithful stewardship do we see where…


Winds of Change for United Seminary

August 30, 2012

Several years ago, United Seminary in Dayton, Ohio fell under the influence of evangelical United Methodist leadership. Earlier, the school had been financially floundering. Revisionist professors abandoned the sinking ship, leaving orthodox theologians—usually a…