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

May 1, 2023

2023 Academic Awards

Each Spring, the Lancaster Theological Seminary faculty select the student recipients for a series of prizes recognizing individual achievement. We thank the...

April 5, 2023

Lancaster Seminary Holds 198th Commencement May 6, 2023

Lancaster Theological Seminary will hold its 198th Commencement on Saturday, May 6, 2023. Commencement day will begin at 8 a.m. with a...

March 13, 2023

Statement on Lititz Pride Event

Recently, Lititz Moravian Church’s Joint Board rejected the use of a park owned by the church for a Pride event in June....

Learn LTS: Master’s Programs

June 1, 2023 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Register for 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 diverse […]

Juneteenth Holiday

June 19, 2023

Lancaster Theological Seminary offices will be closed on Monday, June 19, 2023, in observance of the Juneteenth federal holiday.

Learn LTS: Doctor of Ministry

August 3, 2023 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our Admissions team, faculty and students for a virtual informational session about our Doctor of Ministry program at Lancaster Theological Seminary. REGISTER HERE