Class of 2017 Graduation and Commencement

  Seminary of the Southwest’s 2017 graduating class celebrated the completion of their matriculation with Southwest’s 66th Commencement on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017, at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Austin, TX. Eight degrees were awarded to 31 students, as well as three honorary doctorates. The Lutheran program in residence at Southwest also celebrated three graduates. … read more

Bishop Rob Wright, dates, announced for 2017 Blandy Lectures

Seminary of the Southwest and the Southwest Alumni Association recently announced The Right Rev. Robert “Rob” C. Wright as the featured speaker at the 2017 Blandy Lectures and Alumni Convocation. This year will mark the 50th anniversary of this annual gathering created to honor The Very Rev. Gray M. Blandy for his ministry and work […]

Navy Rear Admiral Margaret Kibben visits Southwest

On April 28th, 2017, Rear Admiral Margaret Kibben, Chief of Chaplains of the Navy, along with members of her staff, visited with faculty and students in the Dean’s Library at Seminary of the Southwest to lead a conversation on military chaplaincy. Overseeing the chaplaincy needs of the Navy, Marines and Coast Guard, Admiral Kibben spoke […]

Seminary announces Honorary Degrees recipients

The office of Dean and President recently announced three recipients of honorary degrees at the 2017 Commencement ceremonies on May 23rd, 2017, at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Austin, TX. Receiving the degree of Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa, will be Canon Mary M. MacGregor and Dr. Ellen F. Davis. Dr. Davis will also preach […]

‘Formed by Love’, new book from Dr. Scott Bader-Saye, released

Dr. Scott Bader-Saye, Academic Dean and Helen and the Everett H. Jones Professor of Christian Ethics and Moral Theology at Seminary of the Southwest, recently announced the release of his newest book, Formed by Love. “Formed by Love is my attempt to give a short, accessible, and engaging introduction to ethics from an Episcopal perspective,” says […]

Secretary General of the Anglican Communion visits Southwest

The Most Rev. Dr. Josiah Atkins Idowu-Fearon, Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, was the guest of the Rt. Rev. C. Andrew Doyle, ninth Bishop of Texas, on a visit to Seminary of the Southwest this past April 27th. The Secretary General visited with students and faculty, attended a lunchtime Q&A, and took part in […]

Black History Month on campus of Southwest

‘The events of Black History Month have led us further into the mystery of baptism.’ In what has quickly become an essential part of the fabric of the long-standing traditions of Seminary of the Southwest, this past February saw Black History Month celebrated on campus in ways that still resonate across the community. Seminarians, faculty […]