The Perkins School of Theology Alumni/ae Council has selected Rev. Katherine Glaze Lyle (M.Div. '1993) for the 2019 Perkins Distinguished Alumnus/a Award. The Award recognizes Perkins graduates who have demonstrated effectiveness and integrity in service to the church, continuing support for the goals of Perkins and Southern Methodist University, outstanding service to the community, and exemplary character. Read the award announcement here.
Jack Levison Meets the Pope Last spring was eventful and travel-filled for Jack Levison, W. J. A. Power Professor of Old Testament Interpretation and Biblical Hebrew. On April 3, Levison lectured at the University of Bern as part of a series of public guest lectures incorporated in a course on the Theology of the New Testament. Entitled “Filled with the Spirit: From the Old Testament to the New,” the lecture offered a unified perspective on how the Holy Spirit is [...]
Christian S. Watkins (M.Div.'19) Christian S. Watkins Heads to D.C. Christian S. Watkins (M.Div.'19) left Dallas in September to accept a position as the 2019-20 Wendland Fellow for Faith and Justice with the General Board of Church and Society (GBCS), an agency of the United Methodist Church based in Washington, D.C. During the fellowship, he’ll be learning more about GBCS’s activities and helping to equip and work with local church justice teams in the North Texas and [...]
Bridwell Quarterly – Fall 2019 The fifth issue of The Bridwell Quarterly includes a note from Bridwell Library Director, Anthony Elia, reflecting on the past few months; passages and experiences of staff; updates on the library's renovations; upcoming online exhibitions; and many more topics we hope you'll enjoy. Click to read the Fall 2019 Issue of the Bridwell Quarterly Bridwell Quill - Latest Note, September - October 2019 Read the update from Bridwell Library Director Anthony Elia. Bridwell Quill [...]