The Matriculation Book

Your reference librarian had the opportunity to do some research into the Matriculation Book and ceremony last summer. Here’s some of that information, which sets out the history of the oath and the Matriculation ceremony itself. Original oath. In The Story of General Theological Seminary, Powel Mills Dawley notes that “Students were matriculated at a…

Post-Storm Update #6: Back to the (New) Normal, Tuesday, Nov. 6

A message from Dean Malloy with a post-storm update and news about the Paddock Lectures. (Please see note below Dean Malloy’s letter for the most recent information about Library online systems.) 5 November 2102 Dear Sisters and Brothers, Today was pivotal in General’s return to normal. The staff, faculty, and administration were onsite — those…

Explore the world of early Bibles at the MOBiA!

The folks at St. Mark’s Library and Union Theological Seminary’s Burke Library are planning an adventure at the Museum of Biblical Arts (MOBiA) on Friday, November 19, 2010 at 2:00 2:30 pm. <———time change! We hope you’ll join us for a personalized tour of the MOBiA’s new exhibition, A Light to the Nations: America’s Earliest Bibles,…