VTS announces publication of the VTS Journal 2018-2019: A Collection of Sermons and Lectures from Virginia Theological Seminary

Date: December 3, 2019


ALEXANDRIA, VA – Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS) is proud to announce the publication of VTS Journal 2018-2019: A Collection of Sermons and Lectures from Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS Press, 2019).

Edited by Dorothy Pearson and Curtis Prather, VTS Journal 2018-2019 is a record of some of the conversations that were had on the Holy Hill during our 196th academic year, as told by professors and visitors through lectures, sermons, and presentations. Included in this inaugural edition is an extraordinary collection of sermons from the Very Rev. Ian S. Markham, Ph.D., the Rev. Robert W. Prichard, Ph.D., the Very Rev. Kelly Brown Douglas, Ph.D., the Rt. Rev. Carlye J. Hughes ‘05, and the Rev. Fleming Rutledge, D.D. Lectures included are from Sen. George J. Mitchell, the Rev. J. Barney Hawkins IV, Ph.D., the Most Rev. Suheil Dawani, D.D. ‘07, the Rev. Judy Fentress-Williams, Ph.D., Lisa Kimball, Ph.D., and the Rt. Rev. Sean Rowe, Ph.D.

“Savor the wisdom found in these pages and appreciate the fact that the Seminary has found a cost-effective way of sharing these lectures and sermons with you,” said the Very Rev. Ian S. Markham, Ph.D., dean and president of VTS.

The VTS Journal 2018-2019 is the tenth publication from VTS Press, which was launched in 2009 as an extension of the mission and ministry of Virginia Theological Seminary.

Founded in 1823 as a beacon of hope in a country new and finding its way, Virginia Theological Seminary has led the way in forming leaders of the Episcopal Church, including: the Most Rev. John E. Hines (VTS 1933, D.D. 1946), former presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church; the Rt. Rev. John T. Walker (VTS 1954, D.D. 1978), the first African-American bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington; and theologian, author and lay preacher Ms. Verna J. Dozier (VTS D.D. 1978). Serving the worldwide Anglican Communion, Virginia Theological Seminary educates approximately 25% of those being ordained who received residential theological education. Visit us online at www.vts.edu.

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