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May 25

Responding to the Robb Elementary School Shooting in Texas

Yet another senseless act of violence took place yesterday when a gunman murdered innocent children and adults at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.

May 16

In Lament

Princeton Seminary joins the houses of worship around the country in deep lament over all who have been murdered by the racism that persists in our nation.

February 25

In Prayer for the People of Ukraine

As a people of faith, Princeton Seminary joins its voice to those around the world who are praying for peace in Ukraine.

February 2

Statement from the President Announcing His Retirement

President Barnes announces his retirement in 2023.

January 25

Board Vote on Chapel’s Name Is Another Step Forward in the Seminary's Journey of Repentance

At their meeting today, the Board of Trustees voted to disassociate the name of Samuel Miller from the chapel.

January 18

A Statement from the President

Regarding the demonstration at Miller Chapel

March 17, 2021

Our Commitment to Asians and Asian Americans

September 9, 2020

An Update from the Antiracism Task Force

July 13, 2020

Princeton Seminary Files Amicus Brief

July 9, 2020

Our Commitment to International Students

June 23, 2020

A Call for Moral Leadership

Six divinity school deans and seminary presidents release a joint statement on the state of our national leadership

June 15, 2020

Doing Justice

President Barnes outlines actions the Seminary is taking to build a more just way of life together under God.

May 29, 2020

Statement on the Death of George Floyd

By President M. Craig Barnes

October 29, 2018

A Letter in Response to the Synagogue Shootings

August 14, 2017

A Pastoral Response to Charlottesville

President Barnes addresses the Princeton Seminary community

January 31, 2017

A Pastoral Letter on the Immigration Executive Order

President M. Craig Barnes Addresses the Seminary Community

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