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Matthew Croasmun of YCFC Wins Major Young Scholars Award


Matthew Croasmun, director of research and publications at the Yale Center for Faith & Culture at Yale Divinity School, has been named a winner of the University of Heidelberg’s Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award for Theological Promise for 2015.

Ferguson: YDS community grieves with the nation


On Dec. 1, Marquand Chapel became a bridge between the YDS community and many thousands of protestors nationwide as students, faculty, and staff gathered for reflection over the news there would be no indictment in the killing of Michael Brown by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.

Online store turns new page in Student Book Supply’s 76-year history


From cuneiform tablets and papyrus scrolls to Gutenberg’s press and Bible apps, the history of theological texts has always been a story of changing technology. And today, there’s a new page in that story: the Yale Divinity School Student Book Supply is now online.

Nancy Taylor ’81 M.Div. leads Boston’s Old South Church


Chiseled above the entrance to Boston’s historic Old South Church is a verse from Revelation that can stand as a congregational motto and, for senior minister Nancy Taylor ’81 M.Div, a personal credo.

Tom Krattenmaker: robust communication for the common good


New YDS Director of Communications Tom Krattenmaker loves to monitor the formidable, shifting dramas of religion in public life—its conflicts, dilemmas, and potential for enriching the common good.