Virginia Theological Seminary

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November 22, 2011

Plans for the new "Chapel for the Ages" at Virginia Theological Seminary were approved Nov. 9 by the board of trustees of the historic seminary in Alexandria, according to a VTS press release. The new structure will replace Immanuel Chapel, built in 1881, which was destroyed Oct. 22, 2010 in an...

September 27, 2011

Four honorary doctorate degrees will be awarded during the Oct. 4 annual academic convocation at Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria.

The Doctor in Divinity, honoris causa, degree will be awarded to Episcopal Diocese of Southern Virginia Bishop Herman Hollerith and Diarmaid...

September 5, 2011

Shelagh Casey Brown has been appointed director of alumni, annual fund and church relations in the Office of Institutional Advancement at Virginia Theological Seminary, according to a Sept. 1 release from the school.

Casey Brown has had extensive experience in fundraising, program...

April 28, 2011

Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria, during its annual commencement ceremony on May 19, will award four honorary degrees to North Carolina Bishop Michael B. Curry; Texas Bishop C. Andrew Doyle; Joan G. Ogilvy Holden, head of St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School in Washington, D.C.; and...

October 28, 2010

The Oct. 22 fire that quickly destroyed the chapel at Virginia Theological Seminary has been ruled accidental.

The U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) announced its findings Oct. 28. ATF's National Response Team, along with ATF special agents from Falls Church...

October 24, 2010

Virginia Theological Seminary and the Diocese of Northern California, hit by devastating fires last week, on Oct. 25 grappled with the lengthy process of moving forward.

In Alexandria, the VTS faculty and students were off-campus as the "seminary community began its corporate worship at...

June 21, 2010

Representatives from Virginia Theological Seminary finalized a partnership agreement with St. George's College in Jerusalem on June 18, committing the two organizations to providing educational opportunities for members of the seminary community.

The agreement -- signed by the Very Rev....

May 21, 2010

Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria celebrated its 187th commencement on May 20, awarding degrees to 54 students, representing more than 24 dioceses and four countries, and honorary degrees to the Rev. Jerome W. Berryman, the Rev. Brian D. McLaren and the Rev. Canon Nelson W. Pinder....

January 27, 2010

Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria has awarded the 2010 Lettie Pate Whitehead Evans (LPWE) Award to Harry G. Chase from East Tennessee, while the Rev. Dr. Joseph S. Pagano, rector of Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Baltimore, Maryland, was named the 2010 recipient of its John Hines...

January 8, 2010

The board of trustees of Virginia Theological Seminary has elected the Rev. Canon Dr. Allison St. Louis (VTS '00) to the faculty of the seminary as director of field education and the Second Three Years program, according to a release from the seminary.

St. Louis, who currently serves as...

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