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Coronavirus Updates

Updated April 2, 12:00 PM CT We have compiled a list of articles, videos, and other resources by RTS faculty and staff in response to the coronavirus pandemic.   Updated March 23 at 2:00 PM CT A brief update for students and faculty from Dr. Ligon Duncan. Originally published on Dr. Duncan’s social media platforms. […]

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Guy Richardson to Become President Emeritus at RTS Jackson

Dr. Guy Richardson is ready to move into his next role at RTS. At the end of the 2019-2020 academic year, he will become President Emeritus and transition to full-time faculty and director of the Masters of Arts in Counseling (MAC) Program for the Jackson and Orlando RTS campuses. He’ll also continue to serve the […]

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Remembering Reverend John Browne

On Tuesday, February 4, we learned that a friend, faithful servant, and RTS alumni, Rev. John Browne, passed on to glory. John was a husband, father, and grandfather. He left his earthly home at the age of 67 following a heart attack. He served as an MNA Disaster Response Specialist through Sheds of Hope, a […]

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Bryant Jackson Promoted to Vice President for Finance

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Reformed Theological Seminary is happy to announce Bryant Jackson’s promotion to Vice President for Finance at RTS, effective February 1, 2020. Jackson came to RTS in July 2019, and has been serving as the Assistant Director of Finance. Jackson came to RTS from Bomgar, a $150M tech company founded in Jackson, Mississippi, which […]

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Reformed Theological Seminary Launches MIND + HEART

Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the launch of a new eCommerce store, MIND + HEART. The online store will open on October 31, 2019, Reformation Day. RTS apparel and products, such as shirts, accessories, and mugs, will be available at MIND + HEART. In addition to seminary-related products, the store will feature limited […]

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Reformed Theological Seminary Announces Dates for Fall Preview Days

In fall 2019, the Jackson, Orlando, Dallas, and Washington campuses are hosting Preview Days for prospective students. These events provide an opportunity for prospective students to get a feel for individual campuses and programs. Preview Days allow prospective students to sit in on classes and meet faculty, staff, and current students. Attendees will be able […]

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Bryant Jackson Hired as Assistant Director of Finance

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of Bryant Jackson as Assistant Director of Finance. Jackson will replace Robert Hollingsworth, who retired at the end of July. Jackson earned his bachelor’s degree from Belmont University, where he studied Business Administration, with an emphasis in Accounting. Since graduating, he has held […]

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Dr. Craig Sheppard Appointed as Executive Director of Center for Reformed Theology

The Board of Trustees of Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Craig Sheppard as the Executive Director of the Center for Reformed Theology (CRT) in Indonesia. RTS’ connections to Indonesia started in the 1970s and ’80s, when Indonesian students started attending RTS. After graduation, these alumni established churches and seminaries […]

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Reformed Theological Seminary and Missionary Athletes International Announce New Partnership

Reformed Theological Seminary (RTS) and Missionary Athletes International (MAI) are pleased to announce a new partnership that will help provide biblical and theological education for MAI full and part-time staff. Central to this partnership is a substantial tuition discount to MAI staff and specialized training offered by RTS faculty. The Organizations MAI is the parent ministry of […]

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RTS Professors Contribute to Award-Winning Works

On April 30, the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) announced its Christian Book awards in twelve categories. Two RTS professors, Dr. John Currid and Dr. Guy Waters, contributed to two of the gold medallion award winners. ESV Archaeology Study Bible Dr. Currid, Chancellor’s Professor of Old Testament at RTS, served as one of the senior […]

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RTS Invites Incoming Residential MDiv Students to Apply for the Hughes Scholarship

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Reformed Theological Seminary invites all incoming, residential Master of Divinity students to apply for the Hughes Scholarship. The scholarship covers 100% tuition plus a $3,000 book stipend. “The Hughes Scholarship ensures that the most promising candidates for gospel ministry are not held back from serving the church because of financial constraints,” observed […]

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Holmes, Veldkamp Appointed as VPs at Reformed Theological Seminary

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Chancellor J. Ligon Duncan III announced the appointment of two vice presidents at Reformed Theological Seminary, installing Phillip Holmes as vice president for institutional communications and David Veldkamp as vice president for enrollment management. Holmes previously served as director of marketing and communications at RTS. He grew to know and love RTS […]

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RTS Appoints Rev. Robert Arendale as Executive Director at RTS Houston

May 25, 2018 — Chancellor Ligon Duncan and the Reformed Theological Seminary Board of Trustees are pleased to announce a new Executive Director of RTS Houston. Rev. Robert Arendale has been hired to lead the Houston campus, succeeding the previous Executive Director, Rev. Tim McKeown. Rev. McKeown has served as Executive Director of the Houston […]

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RTS’s Ministry & Leadership Team Wins Award

Reformed Theological Seminary is proud to announce that our Ministry & Leadership team was recently awarded the second place 2018 Higher Goals in Christian Journal certificate from the Evangelical Press Association. EPA honored Bill Henderson, Brad Tisdale, Paul Schwarz, Catherine Bruce, Dr. Ligon Duncan, and Matt McQuade for the “publication redesign” of the 2017 Fall […]

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Reformed Theological Seminary welcomes Dr. Carl F. Ellis, Jr. and Karen Ellis into the RTS family

Carl Ellis named Senior Fellow of AALI and Provost’s Professor of Theology and Culture Karen Ellis named as inaugural Cannada Fellow for World Christianity RTS is thrilled to announce that Dr. Carl F. Ellis, Jr. has been named Assistant to the Chancellor, Senior Fellow of the African American Leadership Initiative, and Provost’s Professor of Theology and […]

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RTS hires new Director of Communications

August 25, 2017 – Chancellor Ligon Duncan is pleased to announce a new Director of Communications for Reformed Theological Seminary. Mr. Phillip Holmes has been hired to lead in this vitally important area that will encompass institutional branding,print publications, digital marketing and social media. “I have known Phillip since he was a student at Belhaven, […]

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