Lifetime Theological Education

The Lifetime Theological Education office at VirginiaTheological Seminary
hosts learning and enrichment opportunities
  • for lay and clergy leaders in the Christian Faith
  • for those desiring a deeper understanding of the Christian faith--seekers, believers & other faith traditions
In our programming we strive to
  • encourage a lifetime of learning
  • feed the people of God through exciting programs
  • provide intensive theological learning environments
  • utilize contemporary teaching methods
  • offer continuing education to refresh lay and ordained leadership
  • empower lay leadership through challenging biblical and theological courses

December 1, 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Ms. Dorothy Linthicum
Location: Addison Academic Center, Room 109 or via WEBINAR
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Advent Pilgrimage: A Walk Through Sacred Space
December 5, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Please join Heather Zdancewicz and Barney Hawkins on a sacred journey to the Nativity of our Lord.
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The Assyrian Reliefs at Virginia Seminary: A Closer Look at a Hidden Gem
December 8, 2015
Dr. Stephen Cook
Register Now (Limited to 25)

Evening School of Theology
Twelfth Night of Christmas Celebration
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Register, Meet Professors, Experience a Lecture

 Winter Intensives (January) term offerings include:
Digital Media for Ministry
Original Stories for Proclamation
Ministry with Older Adults
Christian Spiritual Traditions, part 1
Biblical Foundations of Christian Spirituality

Evening School of Theology
Spring 2016 Traditional course offerings
Biblical Theology
Peace-making and Spiritual Discipline
The Elements of Biblical Greek

I Object! Tackling Ethical Objections to the Bible
Friday, March 11, 2016
Dr. Stephen Cook

A Day with Bishop Katharine
Friday, May 6, 2016
The Right Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori

Saturday, May 7, 2016, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
(includes a Friday (5/6) early afternoon option)

A Retrospective Reflection
on the last two decades of
The Episcopal Church

Friday, May 12, 2016
featuring Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori & Bishop Frank Griswold

Summer Intensives -- June 20 - July 8, 2016

Sacred Texts in Education
Theologies and Psychology of Human Development

Contact the office at

January Term Intensives
Enrollment Instructions
1. Apply Online - choose LTE application.
2. Register - instructions are sent once application processed
3. Pay - invoice from Finance office.