Leaders for church and world: YDS alumni stories

The alumnae and alumni of Yale Divinity School are pastors, scholars, activists, educators, the heads of numerous ecclesiastical and secular oganizations, and more—all exemplifying the YDS mission of service to church and world.

Below is a collection of stories showcasing the leadership and contributions of YDS alumni/ae, in the United States and around the world.

If you have stories of your own to suggest about YDS alums—including yourself—please let us know

January 9, 2024
In the new episode of the YDS “Quadcast,” scholar and author Julie Faith Parker ’02 S.T.M., ’09 Ph.D. interprets the Bible through a feminist lens, reclaiming the biblical...
January 8, 2024
Andrea Barton Reeves ’24 M.A.R. has been awarded the Donald A. Wells Preaching Prize of the Massachusetts Bible Society and the UCC Southern New England Conference. Learn...
January 3, 2024
By Ray Waddle The world is hurtling into a time of trial, an era of environmental grief and uncertainty that requires resolve and resilience, says Jason Brown ‘11 M.A.R., ‘11...
December 6, 2023
In the new episode of the YDS “Quadcast,” the Rev. Vicki Flippin ’08 M.Div., YDS Associate Dean for Student Affairs, discusses the new Good Life Center at YDS and the role it...
November 20, 2023
By Joseph Becker Caity Stuart ’23 M.Div. returned to YDS at the beginning of the academic year to take on an inaugural role. Her work will be instrumental in the Divinity...



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