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SEMINARY EDUCATION IN A CHANGING WORLD

by Bishop Paul Peter Jesep

"This is what the Lord asks of you: only this,
To act justly,
To love tenderly,
And to walk humbly with your God."

Micah 6:8

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Maine Hall –the oldest building on the campus of Bangor Theological Seminary

Seminaries are now training future leaders in an era of gay marriage, female priests and bishops, challenges to Mary’s virgin birth, and creative religious history as evidenced by the Da Vinci Code. Media outlets from the History Channel to mainstream magazines like Time and Newsweek offer programs and articles that liberate fact from fiction, raising challenging and sometimes unsettling questions for the faithful.

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