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Alumni pastors to highlight Founders Day

Posted: October 03, 2017

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Alumni pastors to highlight Founders Day

Posted: October 3, 2017

We are proud to announce that Northern alumni and leading pastors Dr. Saul Ebema and Rev. Dr. Howard-John Wesley will serve as guest speakers during…

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Posted: September 13, 2017

We’re excited to open our new Lisle Center and Center for Urban Leadership in less than two weeks. Please read this post to learn important…

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Northern Announces Partnership with Telos Collective

Posted: June 21, 2017

June 21, 2017 — As part of its recently-announced expansion, Northern Seminary has entered into a partnership with the Telos Collective, a strategic alliance of…

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Stanley Hauerwas: Theology and Mission Lectureship

Posted: May 8, 2017

Do We Still Need the Church? Building a Community for Mission Many are walking away from the church. Others who still love God don't see…

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Constitution Day, September 17th

Posted: September 14, 2017

Happy Constitution Day! This little celebrated holiday commemorates September 17, 1787 when delegates to the Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign the…

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Reaccreditation Visit and Invitation for Comment

Posted: September 12, 2017

Every 10 years, an evaluation committee from the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) visits each ATS-accredited institution to assess the institution according to ATS standards…

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Introducing Northern's New Team Members

Posted: June 16, 2017

June 16th, 2017 - At last week’s Board of Trustees meetings, Northern Seminary President Bill Shiell announced several new appointments to the Seminary’s staff, longtime…

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Dr. Gerald Dew to lead Northern Seminary’s new Master of Arts in Urban Leadership program

Posted: May 8, 2017

May 8, 2017 – Dr. Gerald Dew, an adjunct professor at Northern Seminary and longtime pastor on Chicago’s South Side, has been appointed as the…

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