O’Day was known for her integrity in biblical interpretation.
Fresno Pacific University announced it was taking Brensinger and Boyd out of their respective roles. The cause—and any connection between the two actions—is unclear.
Samuel was also the first Pakistani bishop in the Methodist Church.
Both women are seasoned organizers who emphasized economic justice among their priorities.
The faculty voted unanimously to make him dean.
“Making meaning out of suffering and loss,” Silver wrote, is “one of poetry’s most fundamental aims.”
Franklin, who died at 76, embodied “the connection between the African-American spiritual, the blues, R & B, rock and roll.”
Pope Tawadros II of the Coptic Orthodox Church said Epiphanius was "a true monk whose life was steeped in meekness and humbleness."
Crawford came to the seminary from a career in law and business.
Teaching was her ministry.
During Heath’s tenure the school faced conflict with some students and faculty related to racial diversity and sexuality.
Her last Sunday with the church she founded was earlier this summer.
The Vatican investigated his pastoral and administrative practices in the 1980s.
In a decade in the post, he built relationships of respect with leaders of many religious groups.
Meuser, a scholar of Martin Luther and American Lutheran history, also served on a multidenominational council and as a seminary president.