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    Working Professionals
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    Community
  • Affordable tuition, small class size,
    First Class Faculty

Welcome to Hood Seminary

Hood Theological Seminary is a graduate and professional school that provides
theological preparation for effective ministry in a diverse society.
Our programs can help you to pastor a local congregation, serve in a specialized ministry such as
Christian Education or Counseling, explore theological questions for personal enrichment,
lay a foundation for a PhD program elsewhere,
or retool yourself for more senior church leadership.


News & Events

ASHLEY BOGGAN DREFF TO JOIN HOOD FACULTY


Dr. Ashley Boggan Dreff will join Hood Theological Seminary, effective August 1, 2017, as Director of United Methodist (UM) Studies and Student Recruitment.

Dr. Dreff has a Ph.D. in American Religious History from Drew Theological School with a concentration in Wesleyan/Methodist Studies and Women/Gender Studies. Her doctoral dissertation topic was Methodist and the New Morality: A History of Twentieth-Century Methodist Sexual Ethics (March 2017). She holds a B.A. in Art History (Cum Laude) from the University of Arkansas (2009) and an A.M. in Religious Studies (History of Christianity) from the University of Chicago Divinity School (2012).

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HOODlines - July 2017


Catch up on the latest news and events at Hood Theological Seminary in the
July HOODlines!

HTS RECEIVES GRANT FOR CENTER OF CHAPLAINCY


Hood Seminary has received a $50,000 grant from the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) to establish a Center for Chaplaincy to foster awareness, information exchange, and collaboration about the opportunities and practices in the field of professional chaplaincy.

Dr. Ken Walden, Associate Professor of Pastoral Care and Counseling, is the Center’s Director. Dr. Walden has in-depth experience in military and hospital chaplaincy, as well as church pastoral leadership.

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UPCOMING ALUMNI EVENTS


A.M.E. Zion Lay Council Conference - Alumni Event
Wednesday, July 25th
Marriott Downtown, Knoxville, TN
Additional Information is forthcoming!

RSVP to Carmen W. Harper at cwilder@hoodseminary.edu

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