Martha “Marty” Stebbins Ordained Bishop of Montana

The Rt. Rev. Martha “Marty” Stebbins, alumna and friend of Seminary of the Southwest, was ordained and consecrated as Bishop of Montana on December 7. The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, presiding bishop of The Episcopal Church, served as the chief consecrator at the ceremony at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Helena, Montana. She … read more

Dr. Marlon Johnson earns doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision

Seminary of the Southwest is pleased to announce that Counseling instructor Marlon Johnson graduated on Thursday, December 12, walking the stage as Dr. Marlon Johnson, having earned a Ph.D. degree in Counselor Education and Supervision from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Dr. Johnson successfully defended his doctoral dissertation thesis in early November. “We celebrate with […]

Blandy 2019 Inspires, Reunites, and Entertains

This past November 7-9, the 52nd annual Blandy Lectures and Alumni Convocation gathered on the campus of Seminary of the Southwest. Alongside its trademark programming and lectures, Blandy presented alumni, students, faculty, and friends of the seminary the opportunity to reconnect through worship, fun, and fellowship. The Blandy events were a tremendous success! Anchored by […]

Center Director Dr. Gena Minnix Receives Promotion

At the October 2019 meeting of the Board of Trustees of Seminary of the Southwest, the board approved the promotion of the Director of the Loise Henderson Wessendorff Center for Christian Ministry and Vocation to Associate Professor. “Gena’s promotion indicates the high esteem in which she is held at the seminary. She brings together spirituality […]

Southwest’s Theologizing latinamente Conference Basis for Anglican Theological Review

In October of 2018, Seminary of the Southwest presented Theologizing latinamente: A conference on Latino Cultures, Liturgies, and Ethics. Established and emerging scholars convened on campus to present scholarship on Latino cultures, liturgies, and ethics in an Episcopal/Anglican context. The Rev. Dr. Jennifer Hughes, then Southwest’s Consulting Director of Latinx Studies, and the Rev. Dr. […]

The Rev. Canon Lisa Hines to receive Hal Brook Perry Award

Seminary of the Southwest recently announced that this year’s Hal Brook Perry award recipient will the Rev. Canon Lisa Hines. The Hal Brook Perry Award is conferred upon a graduate of Seminary of the Southwest who exemplifies exceptional ministry to parishes, dioceses, and/or specific communities or ministries – locally, regional, or worldwide. The Rev. Canon […]

John Hines Day Celebrates Legacy

On October 8, members of the Southwest community, the Board of Trustees, members of the Hines family, and the John Hines Legacy Society gathered on campus to celebrate the legacy and vision of the founder of Seminary of the Southwest, the Rt. Rev. John Elbridge Hines. Bishop Hines had a vision of a seminary “for […]

Southwest announces collaboration with Episcopal Church Foundation

Seminary of the Southwest and the Episcopal Church Foundation (ECF) recently announced a new significant collaborative partnership impacting Southwest’s investments. Southwest has chosen to invest its $43 million endowment and general funds with ECF’s Endowment Management Solutions (EMS) program. “We are excited about our new missional and financial partnership with Seminary of the Southwest. ECF’s […]

Seminary of the Southwest Pilgrims Honor Jonathan Daniels

In August 2019, members of the community of Seminary of the Southwest attended the annual Jonathan Daniels Pilgrimage in Hayneville, Alabama, in remembrance of Episcopal Church martyr Jonathan Myrick Daniels. One of the most recognized pilgrimages in The Episcopal Church, people from many dioceses and seminaries across the country come to the spot where Daniels, […]

Southwest Alum Becomes Viral Sensation

When the Rev. David Peters, a Southwest Alumnus (2016) and Adjunct Professor, was called to be church planter in the Austin suburb of Pflugerville, he knew social media would be a critical part of his initial success. “Social media is the new town square and, for better or worse, its where the dialogue takes place,” […]