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…

The Way of Wisdom

“So our goal at seminary is not to produce priests who have pre-made solutions to problems and who are solely focused on fixing things. What we are here to do is to provide wise, resourceful people who know how it feels to struggle to live on the Way of Wisdom and who know how to…

Visiting Researcher: Welcome to Adam McCoy, OHC

We love our out-of-town researchers! This week, we welcome Brother Adam McCoy, of the Order of the Holy Cross, He’s visiting us from Mt. Calvary Monastery in Santa Barbara, California and is conducting research into Anglican monasticism here at the Keller Library. Brother McCoy knows our own Library Director, the Rev. Andrew Kadel, from their…

Keller Library Book Sale, Nov. 5 – 14, 2013

We’re so excited about the Alumni Gathering and the Paddock Lectures this year and to celebrate, we’re having a book sale! Featuring donated books and duplicates weeded from our collection, each title is carefully chosen to suit the interests of our alumni and current students. Titles include church history, liturgy and other exciting topics. The…