The Service of Remembrance

alexandra canalesMonday, October 21, 4:00 p.m.
Alexandra Zareth Canales, preaching

Alexandra Zareth Canales
, Class of 2008, serves as program director of National Initiatives with Esperanza, an organization that has for more than 25 years dedicated its work to serving “the least of these.” Committed to empowering communities in need, Alexandra has also served in the violence prevention/ intervention field for more than a decade organizing and training response
teams in community centers in Trenton, New Jersey, and Victoria, Texas. 

This service will include the reading of the names of all PTS alumni/ae and faculty who have died during the past year.

Morning Prayer

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 7:00 a.m.



Worship Service—Installation of Faculty
Tuesday, 11:30 a.m.
Join the Board of Trustees and the president of the Seminary for the installation of faculty members. This is the first time that this service is being held during Reunion.

New faculty members:

Brian Rainey, assistant professor of Old Testament
Dale C. Allison Jr., Richard J. Dearborn Professor of New Testament Studies
Lisa Bowens, Instructor of New Testament
Heath D. Dewrell, assistant professor of Old Testament

The following faculty members were recently promoted:

Kenneth G. Appold, James Hastings Nichols Professor of Reformation History
Michael A. Brothers, Associate Professor of Speech Communication in Ministry
Bo Karen Lee, Associate Professor of Spiritual Theology and Christian Formation

craig_dykstraThursday, 11:30 a.m.
Dr. Craig Dykstra, preaching

Worship in Miller Chapel on Thursday will commemorate 70 years of continuing education for PTS alumni/ae and the larger church.

Dr. Craig Dykstra, Classes of 1973 and 1978, served on the faculty of Princeton Seminary before becoming senior vice president for religion at Lilly Endowment, Inc., a position he began in 1989. Although retired from Lilly, he is currently on the faculty of Duke Divinity School as research professor of practical theology and senior fellow at Leadership Education at Duke Divinity School.