Examine your faith. Define a purpose.

Lancaster Theological Seminary, a graduate school affiliated with the United Church of Christ, is known for academic excellence, celebration of differences across Christian traditions, and creative engagement on issues important to our world. Our mission is to educate and nurture leaders to join in God’s redemptive and liberating work so that all creation may flourish.

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Start here if you’re interested in finding your own voice and ministry in a diverse and welcoming community engaging with issues important to our world.


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Our programs offer preparation for lay/ordained ministry, vocations in nonprofit leadership, and doctoral studies in theology.

Kind Words

“More than a place for theological study, Lancaster Seminary is where we discover more about ourselves and God. It is the spiritual intersection at which our faith journeys, traditions, experiences, and ideas meet.”

The Rev. Scott Siciliano

MDiv 2017

November 30, 2022

Five New Online Classes Launch in 2023

Registration is now open for Lancaster Theological Seminary’s five new online classes designed for anyone interested in exploring the intersection of faith...

September 21, 2022

Lancaster Seminary Statement About ERHS Planned Relocation

Lancaster Theological Seminary and the Evangelical and Reformed Historical Society announce that an agreement has been reached after long and careful consideration...

August 23, 2022

198th Academic Year Begins

The Lancaster Theological Seminary celebrates the start of our 198th Academic Year at Convocation on Friday, August 26, 2022, at 4 o’clock...

Saturday Worship – Dr. Carey Preaching

January 28, 2023 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Join us in person in Santee Chapel on the Lancaster Seminary campus or live on Zoom for our ecumenical, weekly 45-minute worship service. Dr. Greg Carey, Professor of New Testament, […]

Wednesday Worship – Devin Jeffers Preaching

February 1, 2023 12:10 PM - 12:40 PM

Join us in person in Santee Chapel on the Lancaster Seminary campus or live on Zoom for our ecumenical, weekly 30-minute worship service. Seminarian Devin Jeffers will preach. Bulletin link […]

Learn LTS: Master’s Programs

February 2, 2023 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

You’re invited to this virtual informational session to learn more about Lancaster Theological Seminary, our affordable, accessible, and flexible degree programs, and hear from students, staff and faculty about our […]