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We are planning 2017 now. 

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The following schedule of courses for YDS Summer Study 2017 is preliminary. Changes may occur, and there will of course be additions in Week 2. We will update as soon as possible. 

Week I (June 5-9)
9:00 - 11:30
D01 Collins: “Biblical Values”
D02 Attridge: “The Book of Revelation and the Apocalyptic Imagination”
D03 Bartlett / Kelsey: “Preaching the Resurrection”
D04 Beeley: “Early Christian Spirituality for Today”

Week I (June 5-9)
1:30 - 4:00
D05 Parker: “The Bible through Art and Artifact I”
D06 Rathey: “Johann Sebastian Bach’s Sacred Vocal Music”
D07 Mercer: “Trauma, Moral Injury, and Crisis Ministry”
D08 Starr: “Christianity in China”

Week II (June 12-16)
9:00 - 11:30
D09 Bartlett / Wilson: “Old Testament in the New”
D10 Streets: TBD
D11 Minkema / Neele: “Jonathan Edwards, the Will, and Conversion”
D12 Waddle: “Getting A Word In: Writing About Faith”

Week II (June 12-16)
1:30 - 4:00
D13 McGowan: “Bread: A Biblical and Theological History”
D14 Nappi: “Ministry, Mindfulness, and Well-Being”
D15 Scott: “I Am Making All Things New: Creativity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurialism in Church Leadership”
D16 Mahan: “Reading Poetry Theologically”

Potential classes are still being reviewed at this time (updated: Dec. 20, 2016).

Special events:

Week I (June 5-9)
Reception - Tuesday, June 6

Join us as we kick-off Week I of Summer Study with a Wine & Cheese Reception held in the Common Room. This event is $10.00 if you pre-register with your class selection or $15.00 per person the day-of. Open to all participants.

Week II (June 12-16)
Reception - Tuesday, June 13

Join us as we kick-off Week II of Summer Study with a Wine & Cheese Reception held in the Common Room. This event is $10.00 if you pre-register with your class selection or $15.00 per person the day-of. Open to all participants.


Registration for Yale Divinity School Summer Study is currently closed.


Yale Divinity School’s 2017 Summer Study program is open to the public, and all are welcome.

For further information about Summer Study, Contact Us.