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The Claremont School of Theology is a graduate school located in Claremont, California, offering Master of Art, Masters of Divinity, Doctorate of Ministry and Ph.D. degrees in religion and theology. Though not formally a part of the Claremont Colleges, it has a formal relationship with Claremont Graduate University which allows the two schools to share faculty members, library resources, cultural events, and joint academic research endeavors. Cambridge University professors wearing academic regalia in a degree ceremony procession. ... Claremont is a city located in Los Angeles County, California, USA, about 45 kilometers (30 miles) east of downtown Los Angeles at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains. ... Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. ... Theology is reasoned discourse concerning God (Greek θεος, theos, God, + λογος, logos, word or reason). It can also refer to the study of other religious topics. ... The Claremont Colleges are a consortium of seven schools of higher education located in Claremont, California. ... {{Infobox_University |name = Claremont Graduate University |image = [[Image:]] |motto = |established = 1925 |type = Private |president = |city = Claremont |state = [[California |country = USA |grad = 2,033 |campus = Urban, 19 acres/ ha |mascot = |website= www. ...


Originally founded as the Maclay School of Theology in San Fernando, California in 1885, it was affiliated with the University of Southern California from 1900 to 1957, when it moved to its present location in Claremont. The school is one of thirteen seminaries affiliated with the [[United Methodist Church], though usually more than forty different denominations are represented in the student body in any given school term. San Fernando is a city located in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... 1885 (MDCCCLXXXV) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... The University of Southern California (also known as USC, SC, Southern California and Southern Cal), Californias oldest private research university, is located in the urban center of Los Angeles, California. ... 1900 (MCM) was an exceptional common year starting on Monday. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


CST is home to the Ancient Biblical Manuscript Center (ABMC), a research center devoted to the documentary history of Judaism and Christianity. It also houses the Center for Process Studies (CPS), a joint faculty center of Claremont School of Theology and the Claremont Graduate University. The CPS promotes a "relational approach" found in process thought, specifically process theology. CST also has a strong representation of students and faculty from all along the Pacific Rim. It houses the Center for Pacific and Asian-American Ministries (CPAAM), which provides ministerial education and other services to enhance ministry to Pacific and Asian American constituencies of all denominations. Process theology (also known as Neoclassical theology) is a school of thought influenced by the metaphysical process philosophy of Alfred North Whitehead (1861 - 1947). ... Map of the Pacific Rim and List of the Pacific Rim Nations The USS Abraham Lincoln Battle Group along with ships from Australia, Chile, Japan, Canada, and Korea speed towards Honolulu in RIMPAC 2000. ...


Among the non-Methodist institutions sharing the CST campus are the Episcopal Theological School at Claremont and the Disciples Seminary Foundation. The Episcopal Theological School at Claremont, sometimes known as Bloy House, is located on the campus of the Claremont School of Theology. ...


External links

  • Claremont School of Theology web page

It is CST, not STC. It used to be STC, but it changed its name several years ago. Also, it does not house the Claremont Graduate University. CGU has its own campus location, although it is true that the religion faculty of CGU and the faculty of CST have a very large overlap, many professors having a dual assignment to both faculties.


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Claremont School of Theology (244 words)
Ernest Cadman Colwell, the first president of the School of Theology, gave the first endowment he received to CGU (then known as the Claremont Graduate School) in order to found a university department of religion.
The School of Theology, in addition to numerous other tangible and intangible assets, has provided the majority of faculty members and an excellent theological library.
The distinctive quality of the school, formerly known as the Department of Religion, is sustained by this unique and historic cooperation with the Claremont School of Theology as well as its frequent collaboration with faculty in the
Claremont School of Theology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (370 words)
Originally founded as the Maclay School of Theology in San Fernando, California in 1885, it was affiliated with the University of Southern California from 1900 to 1957, when it moved to its present location in Claremont.
CST is home to the Ancient Biblical Manuscript Center (ABMC), a research center devoted to the documentary history of Judaism and Christianity.
Among the non-Methodist institutions sharing the CST campus are the Episcopal Theological School at Claremont and the Disciples Seminary Foundation.
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