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Dr. Barbara Moore, Callid Keefe-Perry (CRCDS’13) to present at Mercy Spirituality Center

 Dr. Barbara Moore, RSM, CRCDS Professor of Preaching and Practical Theology and Callid Keefe-Perry (CRCDS '13), are presenters at Mercy Spirituality Center's Summer Institute program, "Navigating Life and Love in the Midst of Chaos", July 18-20, 2017. The event will...
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Shop on Amazon Smile and benefit CRCDS!

Great news! CRCDS is now enrolled in the Amazon Smile Foundation partnership. Every time you shop on Amazon Smile, 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products will be donated to the school. Amazon Smile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products,...
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“A Sad Day for Castile’s Child” by CRCDS President Dr. Marvin A. McMickle

CRCDS President Dr. Marvin A. McMickle's post, "A Sad Day for Castile's Child" was published in the Rochester, NY Democrat and Chronicle recently: "Happy Father's Day. That phrase was echoed across the country as the focus was placed upon the role that father's have...
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CRCDS President Dr. Marvin A. McMickle receives “Making Democracy Work Award” from League of Women Voters

CRCDS President Dr. Marvin A. McMickle received the Making Democracy Work Award from the League of Women Voters of the Rochester Metropolitan area on Thursday, June 15, 2017. Dr. McMickle was honored along with The Honorable Louise Slaughter at the League's Annual...
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We need your Support! Please give to the CRCDS Annual Fund by June 30, 2017

The 2016-2017 Fund for CRCDS ends at midnight on June 30, 2017. Please help us continue the vital and enduring mission of CRCDS by making your gift or pledge today!

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Women and Gender Program at CRCDS holds gathering June 26, 2017

The Program for the Study of Women and Gender in Church and Society of CRCDS is celebrating 25 years! CRCDS is taking this opportunity to reflect on the impact of this program and to vision forward for the next 25 years. Sisters from many faiths, communities and perspectives have been invited to converse and strategize together at a gathering on Monday, June 26, 2017 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. We will share a light salad meal, in our Refectory, 1100 S. Goodman St. Rochester, NY, 14620.

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“With Liberty and Justice for All” by CRCDS President Dr. Marvin A. McMickle

Click on the headline to read Dr. McMickle’s post to the Rochester, New York’s Democrat and Chronicle’s “Unite Rochester” blog.

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New Models program at CRCDS awarded $50,000 grant to expand programs

The Association of Theological Schools Educational Models and Practices in Theological Education has awarded the New Models program at CRCDS a $50,000 grant.

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CRCDS Professor Dr. John R. Tyson publishes tenth book

CRCDS Professor of Church History and Director of United Methodist Studies Dr. John R. Tyson has published his tenth book, The Great Athanasius, a glimpse into the life and work of one of the most dynamic pastor-theologians of the fourth century.

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“When Will We Ever Learn?” by CRCDS President Dr. Marvin A. McMickle

In a recent "Unite Rochester" blog post regarding the recent attack on Syria by the United States, CRCDS President Dr. Marvin A. McMickle wrote: "I am a devoted follower of the teachings of Martin Luther King, Jr. At the heart of those teachings is his view that...
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Jul 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us for our CRCDS-hosted dinner on Saturday, July 1st at 5:00 pm. Tickets are $30.00 per person.  For more information on the Summit, visit http://americanbaptists2017/weebly.com/ Don’t forget to stop by the CRCDS table!
Oct 2 @ 12:00 pm – Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School
Save the Date! CRCDS 2017 Fall Lectures, “There will always be poor in our land” (Deuteronomy 16:11)…Why? Poverty, Policy & Economic Justice will be held October 2-5, 2017. Lectures include: African American Legacy Lecture, The[...]