Trinity School for Ministry to Partner with the Ridley Institute
Trinity School for Ministry is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Ridley Institute at St. Andrew’s Church in Mt. Pleasant, SC. With this new partnership, students can take classes towards a Master of Arts in Religion degree within a cohort located at the Ridley Institute. Courses will be taught by Trinity’s expert faculty both in person and online. The first class offered will be Old Testament Foundations with Dr. Erika Moore.The class will begin with three days of teaching on August 28-30, 2014 and will continue throughout the fall. Registration is now open via Trinity’s website. The course is open to anyone who is interested, membership at St. Andrews is not required.
“We are thrilled by this opportunity to partner with the Ridley Institute” commented the Very. Rev. Dr. Justyn Terry, Trinity’s Dean and President. “Trinity has long desired to make theological education available to people where they are. This partnership will allow people in the Carolinas to have excellent, graduate-level teaching, combined with a community of learning, all without having to relocate.”
“Trinity has a proven track record of producing theologically sharp, mission minded, evangelical Anglicans” Remarked the Rev. Robert Sturdy, Director of the Ridley Institute. “We’re honored by their willingness to bring their expertise in scholarship and ministerial formation to the Ridley Institute where we’re seeking to form the next generation of church leaders for the work of planting and re-missioning Anglican churches in the Reformation tradition.”
The Ridley Institute is a school of theology at St. Andrew’s Church, Mt. Pleasant, SC. The aim of the Ridley Institute is to honor Nicholas Ridley’s dying thought, that through God’s grace his labors and suffering might light a Gospel flame that would never be extinguished. The Institute seeks to spread the flame of the Gospel by recruiting, equipping, and deploying the very finest Christian leaders formed in the Gospel centrality of the Anglican Tradition.
Trinity School for Ministry is an evangelical seminary in the Anglican tradition. Begun in 1976, the seminary has trained more than 1,000 graduates and many others who serve in ministries all over the world. As a global center for Christian formation, Trinity continues to produce outstanding leaders who can plant, renew, and grow churches that make disciples of Jesus Christ.