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    Featured News

    School of Applied Theology Transfers Sabbatical Program to JST-SCU

    After five decades as a GTU affiliate, the School of Applied Theology will be ending its current programs in June 2018; its mission of offering sabbatical programs for clergy and laity will continue through the JST Renewal Program at the Jesuit School of Theology. 

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    GTU Announces Rabbi Daniel Lehmann as President

    The GTU is pleased to announce the selection of Rabbi Daniel L. Lehmann as the eighth president in the school’s fifty-six-year history. Rabbi Lehmann comes to the GTU from Hebrew College in Newton, Massachusetts, where he served as president and professor of pluralism and Jewish education. Lehmann will begin his term as GTU president on August 1, 2018

    Featured Event

    Faith & Film Series: Ida

    Interested in thought-provoking film and conversation? This popular film series, co-sponsored by First Pres and New College Berkeley, returns this summer with a collection of films that chronicle the story of people invited by God on journeys of a lifetime. Films include Ida (8/3), Stones Cry Out  (8/10),  Letters to Father Jacob  (8/17), and The Kid with a Bike  (8/24). For complete details, please visit www.newcollegeberkeley.org.

    Support Interreligious Education

    Give to the Potterveld Fund

    Help the GTU celebrate the legacy of our retiring president, Riess Potterveld, and build on the foundation established under his leadership by making a gift to the Potterveld Fund for Interreligious Education and Scholarship.

    Featured News

    The Journey of a Lifetime

    Reflections from graduate Khalia Jelks Williams from the 2018 GTU Commencement Exercises. 

    Featured News

    Religion News Service and J. Weekly Highlight President-elect Lehmann

    The GTU's next president, Rabbi Daniel Lehmann, has been featured recently in several online and print publications. Follow the links to read the articles about President-elect Lehmann in Religion News Service (June 28, 2018) and J: The Jewish News of Northern California (June 21). Rabbi Lehmann begins his term as president on August 1, 2018.

Featured News

Celebrating the GTU Class of 2018

The GTU honored 43 graduates at its 2018 Commencement Exercises on May 10. You can read more about it here, and watch the replay of the streaming video.

Library Gallery, June 19 - Sept. 21, 2018

A View from the Bench

"A View from the Bench" features a selection of drawings by Cruz Reynoso on his case notes while he served on the California State Supreme Court, as well as works by other Chicano artists.
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Groundbreaking Religious Scholarship

The GTU is the most comprehensive center for the graduate study of religion in North America, bringing together scholars of the world’s great religions and wisdom traditions. Discover the more than twenty schools, centers, and affiliates that form this one-of-a-kind union.

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Pursue Your Deepest Intentions

The GTU supports intensive scholarly inquiry and deep personal engagement with religious tradition and practice. Students pursue their interests within a diverse community composed of many smaller communities, in an atmosphere of multi-religious freedom, curiosity, respect, and dialogue.

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Religion Engages the World

Whether your studies involve interreligious topics or in-depth inquiry within a particular tradition, the GTU offers exceptional opportunities for critical and creative scholarship. Through four interdisciplinary departments and more than thirty specific concentrations, our master’s and doctoral programs invite innovative study of religion in a twenty-first century context.

Faith & Film Series: Ida

Interested in thought-provoking film and conversation? This popular film series, co-sponsored by First Pres and New College Berkeley, returns this summer with a collection of films that chronicle the story of people invited by God on journeys of a lifetime. Films include Ida (8/3), Stones Cry...

First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley
7:00pm

Faith & Film Series: Stones Cry Out

Interested in thought-provoking film and conversation? This popular film series, co-sponsored by First Pres and New College Berkeley, returns this summer with a collection of films that chronicle the story of people invited by God on journeys of a lifetime. Films include Ida (8/3), Stones Cry...

First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley
7:00pm

Faith & Film Series: Letters to Father Jacob

Interested in thought-provoking film and conversation? This popular film series, co-sponsored by First Pres and New College Berkeley, returns this summer with a collection of films that chronicle the story of people invited by God on journeys of a lifetime. Films include Ida (8/3), Stones Cry...

First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley
7:00pm