We are proud to share with you the video of our annual commencement ceremony which was held this year on May 8. Graduating over 80 students this year representing 15 countries and 11 degree programs, the GTF celebrates this major achievement of all the students of the Class of 2015. Welcomed as the 2015 Commencement Speaker was The Rev. Dr. C. Anthony Hunt of the GTF and St. Mary’s Seminary and University (Baltimore, Maryland) who was also inducted as a Fellow of the Graduate Theological Foundation for his service as an educator in the fields of theology and ecumenical studies and for his role as a member of our faculty. His commencement address begins at minute 14:16 in the video above.
Receiving the Krister Stendahl Medal in Biblical Studies was Dr. Gale A. Yee of the Episcopal Divinity School who was also the 2015 Runcie Lecturer (link opens video of lecture) at the GTF who was recognized for her scholarship in the field of biblical studies. Receiving the Doctor of Divinity honoris causa this year was The Rev. Fr. Francis Leong, MM, for his service as an educator and his work in the field of sacred music.