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At San Francisco Theological Seminary, you will receive an education in ministerial studies to make a lasting impact and shape our world for the better. Our seminary degrees, diploma and certificate programs all prepare you for your next step in ministry, social justice work, or a career in counseling. Whether you are interested in earning a Masters of Divinity, Doctor of Ministry, or a diploma in theology, our innovative programs can be tailored to match your areas of interest and fit your vocational calling.

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NEWS & EVENTS AT SFTS

Healing Spiritual Wounds: An Evening with Carol Howard Merritt

Join author, speaker, and minister Rev. Carol Howard Merritt for an evening discussing her latest book, Healing Spiritual Wounds. Merritt responds to the conflicting image of the church as a safe space and dangerous place, and provides a way to remain a part of the church and renew personal faith even when the institution falls short on its mission.
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SFTS Statement on the Refugee Ban

San Francisco Theological Seminary opposes the Trump administration’s executive order of January 27, targeting refugees and particularly singling out refugees from certain predominantly Muslim countries.
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Pastors Forum hosted by Rev. Peter Whitelock

On Sunday, January 15, Lafayette-Orinda Presbyterian Church welcomed Rev. Floyd Thompkins, Director for the Center of Innovation in Ministry at San Francisco Theological Seminary, to preach in morning services in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The celebration was also attended by Rev. Dr. J. Alfred Smith, Sr. for whom the Center’s Smith-King Initiative at Stanford University is named, and by Rev. Dr. Jim McDonald, President of SFTS.
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From Labor to Reward: An Evening with Rev. Dr. Martha C. Taylor

Join author Rev. Dr. Martha C. Taylor – who has served as both SFTS and GTU adjunct professor — for an evening discussing her newest book, From Labor to Reward. This groundbreaking book fills a huge void in American religious history, black religious history, and traditions of the black church.
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SPOTLIGHT

SFTS Inquirers Weekend
We invite you to be our guest and visit our campus February 23-25, 2017 for Inquirers Weekend! Click to learn more

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MISSION STATEMENT

Moved by God’s love in Jesus Christ, San Francisco Theological Seminary
prepares women and men for transformational ministries of
justice, peace and healing,
which advance the church’s hopeful, loving engagement with the world.

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