Redeemer Seminary

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Redeemer Seminary
TypeEvangelical, Reformed Seminary
Active1999–2016
Address
6060 Twin Sixties Drive, Dallas, Texas
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United States

32°50′24″N 96°46′29″W / 32.839976°N 96.774775°W / 32.839976; -96.774775Coordinates: 32°50′24″N 96°46′29″W / 32.839976°N 96.774775°W / 32.839976; -96.774775
AffiliationsP.C.A., A.R.P., E.P.C.
Websitewww.redeemer.edu

Redeemer Seminary (also known as Redeemer Theological Seminary) is an Evangelical, Reformed, Christian theological seminary based in Dallas, Texas with a branch in Austin.

History[edit]

Redeemer Seminary in Dallas was founded by Westminster Theological Seminary as a Texas campus in 1999 before officially becoming an independent institution in 2009.[1] Westminster Seminary itself was founded in 1929 after breaking away from the Princeton Theological Seminary (founded 1812) over theological disagreements regarding liberal and conservative interpretations of the Bible within the Presbyterian tradition.[2] Redeemer has faculty members ordained in the Presbyterian Church in America, the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church and the Evangelical Presbyterian Church.[3]

In December 2016, the seminary announced that she would be closing as an institution and that Reformed Theological Seminary would assume control and begin offering classes in 2017 at the same facility.[4]

Programs[edit]

The Seminary has several programs, offering a Master of Divinity (M.Div.), Master of Arts in Religion (M.A.R.), Master of Arts (M.A.) and Certificate of Christian Studies.

Notable faculty and graduates[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Westminster Seminary in Texas becomes Redeemer Seminary in Dallas February 25, 2009 The Aguila Report
  2. ^ Bradley J. Gundlach, Process and Providence: The Evolution Question at Princeton 1845-1929, (Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, 2013) pg. 11
  3. ^ http://www.redeemerseminary.org/faculty/
  4. ^ http://www.redeemer.edu/new-blog-1/2016/10/15/reformed-theological-seminary-to-continue-redeemer-legacy
  5. ^ http://paultripp.com/about

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