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Sacred Music

Memphis “Luther 500” Episcopal/Lutheran Commemoration

A Commemoration of the 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation service was hosted at Church of the Holy Communion (Episcopal), Memphis, Tennessee, on Sunday evening, Oct. 29, in which all of the Memphis area Evangelical Lutheran Church of America… Continue reading

Alumni News

Dr. Catherine Jensen

Dr. Catherine Jensen

Congratulations to Dr. Catherine Jensen, (Psy.D., 2007), on her role as the Disaster Spiritual Care Regional Lead for the American Red Cross, eastern Pennsylvania.  Dr. Jensen supervises five disaster spiritual care teams consisting of over… Continue reading

Graduation Honorees

GTF Graduation (73)

Krister Stendahl Medal in Biblical Studies

In recognition of the outstanding contribution to biblical studies made by Krister Stendahl, late Dean of Harvard Divinity School and Bishop of Stockholm, and in appreciation for his early involvement and enthusiastic interest in… Continue reading

Dr. Christoph Tietze: 25 years at St. Mary of the Assumption Cathedral

Dr. Christoph Tietze, GTF Professor of Sacred Music, celebrated his 25th anniversary at St. Mary of the Assumption Cathedral, San Francisco.  The anniversary recital and reception took place on Sunday, April 2, and the program consisted of Dr.… Continue reading

Alumni News

Dr. Ansel Augustine, D.Min., 2013

Dr. Augustine was recently honored by being named the recipient of the National Catholic Youth Ministry Award in Multicultural Gifts.  The National Catholic Youth Ministry Award recognizes the significant and outstanding contributions made by… Continue reading

Faculty News

The Rev. Peter E. Roussakis, Ph.D. (GTF), Charles Wesley Professor Emeritus of Sacred Music has recently published a new book, Piety in Song:  Spiritual Themes in Brethren Hymnody.

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Peter E. Roussakis holds the B.S. and M.S. degrees from… Continue reading