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You sometimes feel the call to pursue seminary studies. Maybe it is often, maybe occasional. But it is definitely there. Where do you start? How do you decide whether you should go, where you should go, and what to study? There are so many questions. Below are some helpful resources to help you make this very important decision.


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Seminary Snippets
A Glimpse of Theological Education

by various Gordon-Conwell faculty

Some Questions to Consider
as You Consider Seminary
Gordon-Conwell Blog

Why Leave the Ministry
to Go to Seminary?

by Dr. Thomas Petter

Spiritual Formation
at Seminary

by Dr. Stephen Macchia

The Profit of Employing
the Biblical Languages

by Dr. Jason DeRouchie

Theological Seminary, Divinity School, Bible College or Bible Institute?
What’s the Difference?

Why Pursue
Doctoral Studies

by Dr. David Currie

Why Theology

by Dr. Richard Lints

Why Study Counseling
at a Seminary?

by Dr. Karen Mason

So You Are Thinking
of Going to Seminary?

by Rev. Kevin DeYoung

Why Biblical Theology Is Needed for Preaching and Teaching
by Rev. Matt Capps

Why Seminary?
Some Historical Reflections

by Dr. David Wells

Why Youth Ministers Should Consider an M.Div.
by Pastor Chelsea Kingston Erickson

You Can Afford Seminary

Scholarships Have Doubled & Financial Aid Is Available

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