Category Archives: Seminary

Reimagining Theological Education

How might theological study speak to the complex needs of our world today? And how might it inform the discernment process of persons wondering if they’re called to ministry? Those are some of the questions Newbigin House is tackling as we seek to partner with seminaries in reimagining theological education for Christian witness in dynamic […]

Student Reflections on the Newbigin Year 2017-18

The Newbigin Year is a part-time, cohort-based, distance learning program in theological education. Students who complete the year are eligible for advanced standing with credit at one of our partner seminaries. Read on to hear three of our students share about their experience in the program. Applications for the 2018-19 academic year are being received until […]

The Inaugural Newbigin Year Cohort in San Francisco

The inaugural cohort of Newbigin Year students gathered in San Francisco for their first intensive on August 2-5. While students can participate in this flexible online program from anywhere in the country, they gather twice for face-to-face learning over the course of the year. Nine students from six states are part of this innovative new […]

New Academic Partnership with Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Newbigin House of Studies and Pittsburgh Theological Seminary are pleased to announce a partnership designed to train and mentor a new generation of missional leaders. This collaboration allows students who have completed the Newbigin Year, a pre-seminary discernment program, to apply for advanced standing at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. In addition to a partnership around the […]

Expanding Seminary Partnerships

At Newbigin House, we are passionate about theological education in service of the church and the city. It’s why for the past five years we have been committed to a partnership with Western Theological Seminary (Michigan) that prioritized urban ministry and church planting. As we look to the future, we are broadening our educational partnerships […]