School of Theology News Archives

  • 1 & 2 Samuel Lectio Seminar

    Aug 11, 2015

    Join the Center for Biblical and Theological Education for a morning of rich study with SPU Associate Professor of Biblical Studies Sara Koenig. Registration extended to September 8.

  • Book Celebration 2015

    May 13, 2015

    Join Seattle Pacific University’s Center for Biblical and Theological Education, School of Theology, and Seattle Pacific Seminary for a special event highlighting our faculty authors.

  • Newby Presents at Kainos 2015

    Apr 22, 2015

    Dr. Stephen Newby will speak at the Kainos 2015: A New Normal, April 22-23 in Memphis, TN on “How to Design a Multi-Ethnic Worship Service” and “Worship Arts and the Reconciliation of God’s People. The purpose of the Kainos 2015 is to gather leaders who either seek to start multi-ethnic ministries or churches, or who aspire to transition their current homogenous ministries into a multi-ethnic trajectory.

  • SPU Gospel Choir Presents "Hosea"

    Apr 22, 2015

    Tuesday, May 18th at 7:30pm, the SPU Gospel Choir will present excerpts from "Hosea," an oratorio composed and conducted by Dr. Stephen Newby, Associate Professor of Music and Director of the Center for Worship.  The concert will be held at First Free Methodist Church, Seattle.

    Excerpts from Hosea in the context of a liturgy designed by Dr. Bo Lim and Dr. Newby will also be presented.  The liturgy will feature Scripture Readings, Litanies, Prayers and of course THE MUSIC.

  • Summer 2015 Courses at SPU: Open to
    Pastors and Church Leaders

    Apr 16, 2015

    Mark your calendars for June 15-18 and July 6-7!  This summer, Seattle Pacific University’s Center for Biblical and Theological Education offers two courses rooted in deep biblical and theological reflection for pastors and church leaders — one on Multi-Ethnic Ministry, the other in Technology and Ministry. More information. Note: Registration is closed.

  • The 2015 Palmer Lecture

    Jan 8, 2015

    What might lead the people of God into idolatry and how can they avoid it? Explore this question with Dr. Stephen Fowl at the free 38th annual Alfred S. Palmer Lecture, hosted by Seattle Pacific University's School of Theology and Seattle Pacific Seminary.

  • Discernment Weekend Fall 2014

    Oct 1, 2014

    If you’ve ever wondered whether seminary was for you, Seattle Pacific Seminary invites you to explore your calling and vocation at Discernment Weekend on November 7 and 8.

    Discernment Weekend offers a day and a half of teaching, prayer, discussion, thoughtful challenge, worship, fellowship, and food with Seattle Pacific Seminary faculty, and students, along with others who are considering seminary.

  • Autumn Lectio Begins September 29

    Sep 18, 2014

    Don’t miss the Autumn 2014 Lectio: Guided Bible Reading on Genesis/Exodus, beginning September 29. Join SPU Professor of Old Testament Dr. Frank Spina in exploring themes of creation, sin, judgment, grace, and more in these foundational texts. Learn more at