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RTS Announces Jackson Campus Relocation Initiative

Original, historic campus of Reformed Theological Seminary to relocate within Jackson JACKSON, Miss. — The RTS Board of Trustees, along with Chancellor and CEO Ligon Duncan, have announced that Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson will be relocating after more than 55 years at its historic, original campus. The campus will move its operations to a […]

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Dr. Guy P. Waters Appointed as Academic Dean at RTS Jackson

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce that Dr. Guy P. Waters has been appointed as Academic Dean at RTS Jackson, effective June 1, 2022. Dr. Waters joined the RTS faculty in 2007 and is currently the James M. Baird, Jr. Professor of New Testament. More recently, he has also served as […]

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CL Pearce Promoted to Director of Admissions at RTS Jackson

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson is pleased to announce that CL Pearce (MA ’16) was promoted to Director of Admissions beginning January 1, 2022. Pearce’s promotion came as previous Director of Admissions Step Morgan transitioned to ordination and a pastoral call after several years in the role. Previously, Pearce served RTS Jackson as […]

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Dr. John Fesko to Publish New Book

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Arminius and the Reformed Tradition: Grace and the Doctrine of Salvation by Dr. J. V. Fesko is scheduled for release in July 2022. Dr. Fesko is the Harriet Barbour Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology at RTS Jackson. Dr. Fesko shared the inspiration behind the book, saying, “I explore the theology of Jacob […]

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Master of Arts in Counseling Program Receives CACREP Accreditation

Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce that its Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC) program has received accreditation for clinical mental health counseling from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).  “CACREP accreditation establishes that graduates of the RTS MAC program have met rigorous national standards for professional mental health […]

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RTS Jackson Hires Perry McCall as Regional Development Officer

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson is pleased to announce the hire of Perry McCall as Regional Development Officer, effective February 1, 2022. In this role, McCall will serve the seminary by working with donors in their annual giving, ensuring the campus’ annual fundraising goals are met, and ensuring supporters are well cared for […]

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RTS Jackson Announces Spring 2022 Chapel Schedule

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson is excited to announce its chapel schedule for the spring 2022 semester. Chapel services are held in Grace Chapel on Wednesday mornings from 11:00-11:50 a.m. during the fall and spring semesters. “RTS Jackson professors are gifted in the classroom and the pulpit,” said Dr. Charlie Wingard, Associate Professor of […]

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Dr. Greg Beale to Deliver Inaugural Hughes Lectures at RTS Jackson

(JACKSON, Miss.) – Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson, is pleased to announce that Dr. Gregory K. Beale will deliver the inaugural Hughes Lectures at the Jackson campus in February 2022. Dr. Beale will be lecturing on the topic of “Union with the Resurrected Christ.” RTS hosts named lectures across its campus system. The John Reed Miller […]

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RTS Announces Winter 2022 Courses

Reformed Theological Seminary is pleased to announce its schedule of course offerings for the winter 2022 semester. The seminary will offer 44 intensive courses that are open to students across all degree programs, taught by Drs. Ligon Duncan, Liam Goligher, Tim Keller, Greg Beale, and many others. Provost Robert Cara commented, “The January intensive classes offer […]

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RTS Master of Arts in Counseling Applications Open for 2022 Cohort

Reformed Theological Seminary is now accepting applications for admission to the 2022 Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC) cohorts at the Jackson and Orlando campuses. Candidates may participate in one of two review cycles in the fall or spring. The application deadlines for the fall and spring review cycles are November 1, 2021, and February […]

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Dr. Heather Gingrich to Speak at Christian Counseling Conference

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson is pleased to announce its bi-annual Conference on Christian Counseling will be held on October 14-15, 2021, via Zoom. The Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC) program at RTS Jackson has invited Dr. Heather Davediuk Gingrich as the featured speaker. A renowned author, professor, and lecturer, Dr. Gingrich’s […]

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Dr. Charles Wingard Promoted to Professor of Pastoral Theology

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson is pleased to announce the promotion of Dr. Charles Wingard from Associate Professor to Professor of Pastoral Theology, effective June 1, 2021. Dr. Wingard also serves as dean of students and dean of chapel for the Jackson campus. Dr. Wingard joined RTS in 2014, after spending 28 years […]

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RTS Jackson Announces Urban Apologetics Course with Dr. Carl Ellis

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson is excited to welcome Dr. Carl Ellis for a course on Urban Apologetics in the fall 2021 semester. The class will be held on September 10 and 11. Urban Apologetics explores the hidden forces behind cultural conflict and suggests biblical ways to address these conflicts. The course will […]

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RTS Jackson Hosts 56th Convocation

(JACKSON, Miss.) – Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson will host its 56th Convocation on August 25, 2021. Convocation will launch RTS Jackson’s 2021-2022 academic year. Dr. John Fesko, Harriet Barbour Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology, will give the address, entitled, “Jonah and the Fish: Hope in the Face of Death.” Dr. Fesko commented, “After more than a […]

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Coronavirus Updates

Updated July 12, 2021, 11:30 AM CT This fall, all of our campuses are offering in-person classes, including RTS New York City.   Updated May 27, 2021, 6:00 PM CT Dr. Duncan reflects on the past year and provides an update for the rest of 2021.   Updated September 14, 2:45 PM CT Dr. Duncan […]

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Dr. Miles Van Pelt Teaches Akkadian at RTS Jackson

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Dr. Miles Van Pelt, Alan Hayes Belcher, Jr. Professor of Old Testament and Biblical Languages and Academic Dean, taught the Akkadian language as an elective course at Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson during the spring 2021 semester. Akkadian is an ancient Semitic language, sharing many common linguistic features with Hebrew and Aramaic. It […]

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