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On June 25, Rev. Dr. LaKeesha Walrond met with Ernie Anastos of Fox 5 News to discuss the important work NYTS is doing.


On June 12th, the 12th President of ⁦NY Theological Seminary graduated 12 men from Sing Sing maximum security prison w/Masters of Professional Studies. SHE is Dr. ⁦ Continue Reading

President Lakeesha Walrond and Dean Efrain Agosto are pleased to announce that the New York Theological Seminary Faculty and Board have approved the appointment of Dr. Rafael Reyes III as Assistant Professor of Theology and Religious Studies and Director of Information Literacy and Library Services. Dr. Reyes will begin his appointment on July 1, 2019.


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Certificate Program in Ministry and Leadership Proudly Announces our New Site

Iglesia Cristiana Segunda Betel

459 Thieriot Ave, Bronx, NY 10473
Rev. Dr. Carlos Peña, Pastor

Providing lay and ordained leaders with sound, affordable and Christ-centered theological training to develop a more effective and transformational ministry in their churches and […]

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As she begins her presidency, Rev. Dr. LaKeesha Walrond has brought a sense of excitement to New York Theological Seminary, and people are taking notice! Here are a few news articles we have recently been featured in as a result:


Richmond Free Press
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May 20, 2019



Rachel Noerdlinger,

Erica Dumas,

Phone: 212-681-1380




Rev. Dr. LaKeesha Walrond to Lead New York Theological Seminary into a New Era

New York Theological Seminary’s (NYTS) Board […]

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New York Theological Seminary is Proud to Offer

Writing For Theological Education Riverside Church, Room 321
91 Claremont Ave
New York, NY 10027

An intensive Writing for Theology course designed for those who need to sharpen and enhance their writing skills to be more effective in their […]

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Dr. Jerry Reisig to Retire as NYTS Professor

Dr. Jerry Reisig is the calming presence of New York Theological Seminary. A fixture in student life and resident bibliophile. He is one of the first people a new student meets at the beginning of their first semester. He greets everyone with a reserved demeanor, wisdom and […]

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A Note From the President: March 2019

Dear Alumni/ae and Friends,

The news is out. In less than 90 days now I will be stepping down as president of NYTS. I plan to stay on the seminary faculty to continue teaching but will no longer be occupying the office of the president. I am more […]

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The following chart outlines the hours the administrative offices at NYTS will be open this holiday season:


Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 12/17/18

Open 12/18/18

Open 12/19/18

Open 12/20/18

CLOSED 12/21/18

CLOSED 12/24/18

CLOSED 12/25/18

CLOSED 12/26/18

Open 12/27/18

Open 12/28/18

Open 12/31/18

CLOSED 1/1/19

CLOSED 1/2/19

Open 1/3/19

Open 1/4/19


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