Continuing Education

Continuing Education at Virginia Theological Seminary is coordinated through the Office of Lifetime Theological Education.

Lifetime Theological Education offerings vary in committment and intensity. You might be interested in a morning lecture on Faith, Work & Vocation or a full day lecture, with lunch, on contemporary issues facing people of faith. LTE also offers Evening School classes that span a few days or a semester, and multi-day conferences.

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Strengthen your knowledge and explore your faith.
Lay or ordained, seeker or believer, leader or listener: come learn with us!

Evening School - The Word, The World and the Whisper
   to 11/20/2014
Come explore the deep connection between biblical story, life experience, and the creative process. Register Now
Location: Addison Academic Center, Addison 109

Evening School - Found in Translation: How Words Inform
   to 11/18/2014
Location: Addison Academic Center

Prepare/Enrich: Training for Marriage Preparation for clergy & lay counselors
8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
The Prepare/Enrich workshop offers training in marriage preparation counseling for clergy and lay counselors. It is one of the most widely used tools for those working with couples. Online registration has closed. Please contact the Lifetime Theological Education office, for space availability.
Location: Addison 111

Conference - Singing the Lord's Song in a Strange Land: Life and Ministry in Retirement
   to 10/29/2014
Join other clergy and clergy couples who are preparing for one of life's most significant transition in this three-day conference. Register Now

Location: Meade Hall, Gibbs Room

Fridays at the Seminary: "Why Keep Advent? The Texts of RCL Year B"
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
In this one day seminar, we will discuss and examine the texts the RCL appoints for the upcoming year B. Our day together will be helpful for everyone who wants to be more profoundly inserted into the season and the word, including lay worshipers, musicians, intercessors, preachers, and priests.  Register Now
Location: Lettie Pate Evans Room

Fridays at the Seminary: "Shepherds, Stable, Star and...Popcorn? The Nativity of Jesus in the Movies"
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
In this one-day event, we will examine the ways that the birth of Jesus is depicted in cinema and explore the different ideas and understandings about who Jesus is from the depiction of his nativity. Register Now
Location: Lettie Pate Evans Room
Contact LTE
Lifetime Theological Education Office
Virginia Theological Seminary
3737 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA  22304
Phone: 703-370-6600