Lifelong Learning at EDS

Lifelong Learning at EDS

Lifelong Learning at EDS engages in collaborative learning that inspires transformation and strengthens skills for dismantling oppression and healing the world.

Programs | Course Offerings

Lifelong Learning Programs

Liturgy Learning Lab
When: Tuesdays (Oct. 4, Nov. 1, and Dec. 6), 12:00-1:45pm

Interested in liturgy innovation? Want to see what our creative colleagues in ministry are up to and discern together how the Spirit is moving through our worship? Come join us for worship, lunch, and discussion! Lunch provided, children welcome. View schedule and registration.

Living Generously: Faith, Values, and Money
When: Tuesdays (Sep. 27 and Nov. 15), 6:30-8:30pm

Join us and the Boston Faith & Justice Network as we commit to financial stewardship as a practice of faith, and develop skills to manage money faithfully and skillfully. Fall workshops will focus on budgeting, saving, investing, and divesting. Dinner and childcare provided. View schedule and registration.

Faithful Leadership
When: Wednesdays (Oct. 26 and Dec. 7), 10:00am-12:00pm

Together with EDS’s Contextual Education department, panel discussions featuring local leaders will lift up vital issues for Christian leadership today. Lunch and childcare provided. View schedule and registration. 

Take a Class at EDS

Lifelong Learning makes most EDS courses (both traditional and simulcast) available to anyone with a bachelors degree, regardless of whether you have previous theological education. Courses are available to audit for $300, or for credit at $585 per course credit. View full course listings.

Fall 2016 Course Highlights

• Introduction to Christian Ethics with the Rev. Dr. Joan Martin (Available in-person and through simulcast, Mondays 7:00-9:00pm)

• Incarnation and Atonement: Understanding the Classic Doctrines with the Rev. Dr. Charles Hefling (Available in person only, Tuesdays 2:00-4:00pm)

• Writing and Research in Theology in a Digital Environment with Dr. Lucretia Yaghjian (Available in-person and through simulcast, Fridays 2:00-4:00pm, Oct 7-Dec 9)

Interested in registering for courses? Please complete a registration form and submit it to Questions? Contact or call 617-682-1525.