Specialized Graduate Certificate in Theology and Science

Purpose

Science and theology are the two most compelling ways of understanding reality.  Sometimes the two are seen as enemies, but mostly they are strangers as people struggle to fit together the Sunday world of God and faith with the

Specialized Graduate Certificate in Intercultural Biblical Interpretation

Purpose

This specialized certificate provides a focus on the sacred texts of the Christian faith and methods of interpretation, particularly in conversation with intercultural hermeneutics and global perspectives. The importance of rigorous and reflective engagement with scripture is stressed. A

Specialized Graduate Certificate in Theopoetics and Theological Imagination

Purpose

Many on a spiritual quest are now turning from theo-logics to theopoetics in an attempt to name themselves and render God’s name in history. God may be the poet of the world, but the world itself does not speak.

Specialized Graduate Certificate in Just Peace and Conflict Transformation

Purpose

A Certificate in Just Peace and Conflict Transformation will be useful for persons interested in gaining knowledge and skill regarding their own and others’ conflicts on a personal and/or vocational level. Conflict transformation goes beyond conflict resolution and conflict

First Joint Class with EYN Students Offered

On January 2, 2018, six students in Jos, Nigeria, joined eleven students at Bethany Theological Seminary for class without so much as noticing the ocean between them. It marked the realization of the new educational partnership between Bethany and

New Graduate Certificates Offered

For the first time in nearly twenty-five years, Bethany Theological Seminary is launching three additions to its academic offerings: Graduate Certificates in Biblical Interpretation, Conflict Transformation, and Theopoetics and Theological Imagination. Applications are being taken for the fall 2016

Specialized Certificate in Biblical Peacemaking

Purpose

The Certificate in Biblical Peacemaking provides a means to construct one’s theology of peacemaking through biblical, theological, and ethical reflection. With this foundation, students will apply their learning in a practical setting.

Designed to serve the needs of students from

Master of Arts: Theopoetics and Writing

Searching for Mystery, Metaphor, and Meaning with the Master of Arts: Theopoetics and Writing

Bethany Theological Seminary provides a unique educational experience with its new graduate degree in theopoetics and writing (MATW). The first of its kind at a seminary,

Specialized Certificate in Biblical Peacemaking

Purpose

The Certificate in Biblical Peacemaking provides a means to construct one’s theology of peacemaking through biblical, theological, and ethical reflection. With this foundation, students will apply their learning in a practical setting.

Designed to serve the needs of students from

Lodging for Intensive Classes

Brethren House and Bethany Neighborhood Guest Rooms

235 College Ave., Richmond
Bedding and towels provided
Wireless internetTwo-Week Intensive Rates – Students

  • $150 total for single-room occupancy
  • $200