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The Wise Men relied upon a star to guide them during their journey and found great reward in discovering the baby Jesus in the manger.  So too, as you begin your journey to discover the best setting for your theological education, we hope that you discover Memphis Theological Seminary to be the destination you seek. […]

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February 13, 2014 – Tickets are now available!


Purchase tickets here: For Immediate Release: January 7, 2013   Contact: Erika Conley, 901.334.5841 or 901.292.7129,       MEMPHIS THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY HONORS VISIONARIES    Memphis, TN  -  Dr. Steve R. Montgomery of Idlewild Presbyterian Church and Dr. Gina M. Stewart of Christ Missionary Baptist Church will serve as honorary co-chairs for Memphis Theological […]

Inquirers’ Day – Friday, April 4, 2014


Register online or contact Melissa Genes at 901.334.5804 or        

Opening Reception – September 26, 2013


                            At The River: The Theology & Arts Program of Memphis Theological Seminary invites you to an exhibit by Rebecca Tickle Seeing Things September 26th thru October 31st   Opening Reception September 26, 2013 5:30-7:30 p.m. Grand Foyer Gallery Memphis Theological Seminary 168 […]

Memphis Botanic Gardens – Friday, October 25, 2013, at 6:00 p.m.


        Join us for the 2013 Alumni Reunion on Friday, October 25, 2013, at the Memphis Botanic Garden. Take the opportunity to reunite with old friends and connect with new friends. Check by for online registration! Questions? Contact Sherry Henson at 901.334.5805 or Click here to view brochure: Alumni Reunion Invitation 2013 […]

Sharing the dream – by Cathi Johnson


On a sweltering day recently, folks across the city – and perhaps the country – gathered in small groups to remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the 50th anniversary of his historic speech, “I have a dream,” delivered on August 28, 1963.  Faculty, staff, administration and students of Memphis Theological Seminary met together on […]

Dr. Andre E. Johnson announces newest publication

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Dr. Andre E. Johnson is pleased to announce the publication of The Literary Archive of Henry McNeal Turner,Volume 3, American Reconstruction (Edwin Mellen Press, 2013). This is the third of a proposed 12 volume series that aims at collecting the letters, speeches, sermons and essays of Turner. Volume 3 consists of over 90 writings during Turner’s life from 1866-1880. […]

Chapel This Week: Opening Convocation with Dr. Jay Earheart-Brown


Seminary: Why now? Why ever? – by Andrew Thompson


Last week our fall semester began at Memphis Theological Seminary. It’s the start of my third year on the faculty here—but perhaps the first year I’ve been here that I felt confident enough about what I was teaching that I’ve been able to reflect on larger issues related to theological education (and not just scramble […]