ESA Impact Holyland: December 4-6, 2013
November 14, 2013 - ESA is hosting a historic conversation between Jesus followers on fostering peace with justice in the Holy Land, December 4-6, 2013 Friends Center, Philadelphia, PA .
International Chapel, Nov. 7th
October 15, 2013 - Palmer Theological Seminary will hold its International Chapel on Thursday, Nov. 7, from 1:00 - 2:30 pm .
Palmer Seminary Academic Convocation Sept. 19
September 6, 2013 - St. Davids, PA, September 6, 2013: Palmer Theological Seminary of Eastern University will hold its Fall Academic Convocation on Thursday, September 19, from 1 PM to 2:30 PM .
Dr. Efrain Agosto to speak at Costas Lectureship October 3
August 9, 2013 - St. Davids, PA, August 9, 2013: Palmer Theological Seminary and Esperanza College of Eastern University present the 2013 Costas Lectureship on Thursday, October 3, from 12:30 to 3 PM.
Dr. Diane Chen named Interim Dean of Palmer Seminary
July 19, 2013 - St. Davids, PA, July 19, 2013: Palmer Seminary of Eastern University has named Dr. Diane Chen as its Interim Dean. Dr. Chen is Associate Professor of New Testament at Palmer.
Dr. Robert G. Duffett New President of Eastern University
July 8, 2013 - St. Davids, PA, July 8, 2013: Dr. Robert G. Duffett began his tenure as Eastern University's President on July 1, 2013. He replaces President David Black who retires after 15 years of dedicated service.
June 11, 2013 - To remove as many barriers to participation as possible, we’ve made the conference events free for everyone. Register today to join us this July 12th-14th. Follow. Jesus. 2013.
Roast of Ron Side
June 11, 2013 - Join us for this once-in-a-lifetime event where we will roast Ron Sider and celebrate forty years being at the center of a radical revolution in the church. Come celebrate four decades of visionary leadership and discipleship. Buy Tickets Here.
2013 Commencement 2013
May 6, 2013 - Nearly 100 graduates were recognized at Palmer Theological Seminary’s 2013 commencement, held at Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church in Philadelphia, PA, on May 18.
Ninth Anniversary and Annual Women’s Fair
April 08, 2013 - The Priscilla Institute is hosting an anniversary and women's fair event on May 4 at Prince of Peace Baptist Church in Philadelphia, PA.
PTS's New Director of Admissions
February 22, 2013 - Palmer Seminary has welcomed 2010 alumna Tiffany S. Murphy as its new Director of Admissions.
Mitchell Lecturer Delivers Big
February 19, 2013 - Displaying humor, substance, and grace, Palmer Seminary's 2013 Mitchell Lecturer Marvin McMickle provided thoughtful advice for pastors.
Robert Duffett Named President of EU
December 12, 2012 - On December 10, Robert G. Duffett was named the next president of Eastern University. He will be begin his duties on July 1, 2013.
Justice Conference February 22-23
December 04, 2012 - Eastern University is the official host institution of the 2013 Justice Conference, to be held in Philadelphia on February 22-23.
Mitchell Lecture February 18
November 19, 2012 - Marvin McMickle, President of Colgate Rochester Divinity School, will deliver Palmer Seminary's annual Mitchell Lecture.
Film Screening November 27
November 19, 2012 - Palmer Seminary's Evangelicals for Social Action on Tuesday, November 27, at 7:30 p.m., is hosting a free screening of the award-winning documentary "Farmingville."
Openseminary Open House November 8
October 15, 2012 - Palmer Seminary of Eastern University will host an Open House on November 8, 2012, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. (dinner included) featuring its MTS Openseminary Blended Online program.
Ash Barker Lecture on November 12
October 08, 2012 - Dr. Ash Barker, who has lived in a Bangkok slum for more than 10 years, will shed light on what Christians can do to address the problem of urban poverty.
Open House October 25
September 05, 2012 - Palmer Seminary's Fall Open House, from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, October 25, will be held at the Seminary's new location in King of Prussia.
PTS to Close During August Move
July 20, 2012 - Palmer Seminary will be closed from Friday, August 10 through Wednesday, August 15 in order for the Seminary to complete its move to King of Prussia.
Seminary Set for August Move
June 04, 2012 - For the second time in its history, the Seminary is moving. In August, Palmer will relocate from Wynnewood to King of Prussia.
May 06, 2013 - Answers to frequently asked questions regarding Palmer Seminary's move from Wynnewood to King of Prussia.
2012 Commencement on May 19
March 29, 2012 - Former Philadelphia mayor W. Wilson Goode Sr. will serve as this year's commencement speaker.
Annual Women's Fair May 5
March 28, 2012 - The Priscilla Institute at the Hestenes Center for Christian Women in leadership is celebrating its Eight Anniversary and Women's Fair on May 5.
Celebration Saturday April 28
March 15, 2012 - The Palmer Seminary community will celebrate 72 years in Wynnewood as it anticipates relocating for just the second time in its history.
"Those Preaching Women" March 9
February 27, 2012 - Daughters of Thunder is hosting its fourth annual "Those Preaching Women" service on Friday, March 9, beginning at 7 p.m. in Palmer Seminary's Laws Chapel.
Film Screening November 1
October 26, 2011 - The Seminary will host a screening of the film "With God on Our Side" (which explores Christian Zionism) at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 1.
Free Public Lecture November 3
October 26, 2011 - Soong Chan Rah, whom PTS professor Dr. Al Tizon describes as "a prophet walking among us," will lecture on Thursday evening, November 3, on the topic "Many Colors: Cultural Intelligence for a Changing Church."
September 08, 2011 - Palmer Seminary of Eastern University is accepting applications for MTS Openseminary™, a three-year blended online program that requires just two weeks of residency per year.
September 18-19 Black Clergy Summit
September 07, 2011 - Palmer Seminary, the Black Clergy of Philadelphia and Vicinity, and African American Interdenominational Ministries team up to sponsor the September 18-19 Summit "Mass Incarceration: the New Jim Crow?"
Costas Lecture on October 4
September 07, 2011 - Harold J. Recinos, Professor of Church and Society at Southern Methodist University's Perkins School of Theology, will shed light on the immigration debate as Palmer Seminary's 2011 Costas lecturer.
ESA's Komarnicki Honored
July 26, 2011 - Kristyn Komarnicki, editor the Evangelicals for Social's Prism magazine, will receive the Micah Award from the organization Christians for Biblical Equality.
PTS Partners with Reading Phils
July 01, 2011 - Over the summer of 2011, Palmer Seminary and its parent institution, Eastern University, are partnering with the Reading Phillies on four "Celebrate Your Faith" nights.
86th Annual Commencement on May 21
May 12, 2011 - Seventy-nine men and women will receive their Masters degrees, diplomas, or certificates at Palmer Seminary's 86th annual commencement.
Priscilla Women's Fair May 7
April 06, 2011 - The 7th annual Women's Fair, sponsored by the Priscilla Institute at the Hestenes Center for Christian Women in Leadership, is scheduled for May 7 from 8 a.m. till 4 p.m.
Community Ministry Workshop May3
March 30, 2011 - The Washington, D.C.-based Alban Institute and the Palmer Seminary-based Word & Deed Network are hosting the seminar "Community Ministry: Practical Models, New Resources" on Tuesday, May 3 from 10 a.m. till 3 p.m.
Human Trafficking Film: April 5
March 11, 2011 - Following a pizza lunch at noon on April 5, Palmer Seminary is hosting the screening of the film "Call and Response" in order to raise awareness of the tragedy of human trafficking.
Samuel Escobar Wins Prestigious Prize
January 12, 2011 - Former PTS professor J. Samuel Escobar has won the 2011 Jorge Borrow Prize for biblical dissemination.
Mitchell Lecture: February 21
January 10, 2011 - Rev. Dr. H. Beecher Hicks, Jr. will deliver the 2011 Mitchell Lecture at Palmer Seminary on February 21.