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

September 8, 2023

Katherine Ragsdale Named Seminary Interim VP, Dean

Moravian University Appoints The Very Rev. Katherine Ragsdale Interim Vice President and Dean of Moravian Theological Seminary and Lancaster Theological Seminary BETHLEHEM,...

July 11, 2023

Job Opening: Lancaster Site Manager

Applications are being accepted for a Site Manager for the Lancaster Campus. The Site Manager performs a broad range of duties including...

July 5, 2023

Moravian University Gets OK to Add Lancaster Seminary to its MSCHE Accreditation

Bethlehem, PA, July 5, 2023: Moravian University announces that it has received approval from the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE),...

Reimagining a Christian Response to a Changing Climate

October 6, 2023 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lancaster Theological Seminary Hebrew Bible / Old Testament Professor Dr. Julia M. O’Brien brings her expertise as a scholar of the Hebrew Bible to a lunchtime online discussion of what […]

Saturday Chapel – Derrick Gutierrez, preacher

October 7, 2023 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

Senior Pastor of Covenant United Methodist Church in Lancaster, the Rev. Derrick Gutierrez, LTS MDiv ’22, preaches at this service to be held in Santee Chapel and on Zoom. Bulletin […]

Wednesday Chapel – Randy D’Angelo, preacher

October 11, 2023 12:10 PM - 12:45 PM

The Rev. Randy D’Angelo, Moravian Seminary director of administration, will preach at this hybrid service to be held in Santee Chapel and on Zoom.