Resources in Theological Education

Form 5C – Report of Consultation to become a Candidate

A signed acknowledgement of the new covenant relationship entered into by the candidate and the committee/commission overseeing preparation for ministry. This form also establishes growth areas for candidate. The completed report is sent to the inquirer/candidate, theological institution, and sponsoring session.

Form 5D – Covenant Agreement and Candidate Release

A signed acknowledgement of the new covenant relationship entered into by the candidate, the session and the committee/commission overseeing preparation for ministry. The candidate release sets in motion an understanding that permits the committee/commission overseeing preparation for ministry to secure information necessary to make responsible decisions and recommendations.

Praise the Spirit – hymn

Use this hymn written by a seminary student in your celebration of Theological Education Emphasis Sunday.  

Theological education for new immigrant lay leaders in the USA – flier

This program from the Evangelical Seminary of Puerto Rico focuses on theological education for new immigrants in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) that may enable presbyteries to commission lay pastors and recognize minister’s previous ordination according to the academic work of each student. In partnership with the New Immigrants Congregational Support (NICS) Office of the Presbyterian… Read more »