News

May 4, 2020
Please join us for a Berkeley State of the School conversation on May 14th, 2020 at 4:00 PM (EDT).  Featuring James L. Elrod, Jr. ‘17, Chair, Berkeley Board of Trustees and ...
April 27, 2020
How quickly things can change. It was only a few weeks ago that the senior class at BDS was preparing to embark on our long-awaited pilgrimage to Canterbury and were...
April 20, 2020
I’m standing on the indigenous land of the Wampanoag people. When English settlers came to these shores in 1620 the Wampanoag chief Massasoit made a pact with the English...
April 13, 2020
April 8, 2020
Thursday, April 9 - Maundy Thursday: A New Kind of Intimacy Homily by The Rev. Dr. Cathy H. George, Acting Dean; with Jathan Martin, Josiah Jordan , Martine Gloria Bruno and...
April 6, 2020
This Monday in Holy Week thirty-five students and faculty gathered on Zoom for Morning Prayer.  We heard how Jesus cursed a fig tree that bore no fruit, and carried his anger...
March 27, 2020
With YDS and the entire Yale campus closed for public gatherings, the experience that seminarians miss most, of course, is community worship. Social media, however, can...