APT at AAR in San Antonio, TX November 19-22, 2016

Conundrums in Practical Theology This session presents a panel discussion of a newly published landmark volume, Conundrums in Practical Theology, edited by two leading scholars of practical theology, Joyce Ann Mercer and Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore. A conundrum is a perplexing … Continue reading

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This past week

This has been a trying week in the U.S. with national turmoil over violence and racial justice. Many of our members have shared thoughts on their own blogs and webpages, and given the well-received special session on ‪#‎BLM‬ and racial … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Director of Worship and Liturgy, Seattle University

Director of Worship 2016 – Seattle U Seattle University Director of Worship and Liturgy Seattle University’s School of Theology and Ministry seeks applications for a part-time faculty Director of Worship and Liturgy with the rank of Instructor to begin September … Continue reading

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Job Openings (2): Knox College, University of Toronto, Canada

Announcement of Knox Faculty Positions 2016 Professor of Pastoral Theology Seeking a scholar and teacher with experience in pastoral counselling, spiritual care, psychology of religion, and/or congregational/social ministry. Apply by October 15, 2016; position begins July 2017. Director of Experiential … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Richard Reinhold Niebuhr Professor of Divinity, Harvard Divinity School

Richard Reinhold Niebuhr Professor of Divinity The Faculty of Divinity at Harvard University intends to make a tenured appointment to the Richard Reinhold Niebuhr Professorship of Divinity.  We seek a scholar whose work addresses issues of contemporary Christian morality, ethics, … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

PITTSBURGH THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program Pittsburgh Theological Seminary invites applications for its next Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program. This is a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position with significant administrative responsibilities, including travel to … Continue reading

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Public Theology

Today’s observance of the Memorial Day holiday in the U.S. has me thinking of the two past APT Biennial conferences on migration (2016) and on public theology (2014).  We invite you to comment below about your thoughts on the intersection … Continue reading

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News from the British and Irish Association for Practical Theology

Practical Theology across the Pond   APT members may be interested to note a number of recent and upcoming programs connected to BIAPT (the British and Irish Association for Practical Theology).   On April 12, Leeds Trinity University and BIAPT’s … Continue reading

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