The Rt. Rev. Steven Charleston

President and Dean, Episcopal Divinity School, Cambridge Massachussetts

“Reconciliation is the heart of EDS (Episcopal Divinity
School). Our unique curriculum offers adult leaders an opportunity to
develop their skills in creating communities that are open, loving, and
creative. In other words, communities that reflect the gospel of Christ
Jesus.” The Right Rev. Steven Charleston is the President of
Episcopal Divinity School, as well as a professor of Theology.

He received his BA from Trinity College, his M.Div. from Episcopal
Divinity School and DDs from Alaska Pacific University and Trinity
College. He has served as Executive Director of the National Committee
on Indian Work at the Episcopal Church Center; Director of the Dakota
Leadership program, Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and
Creator and Director of Cross Cultural Studies at Luther-Northwestern
Theological Seminary; Episcopal Bishop of Alaska; and Chaplain, Trinity
College.

Recent publications include: The Middle Way: A Congregational
Resource for Discussing The Windsor Report
(EDS); Good News: A
Congregational Resource for Reconciliation
(EDS); “Changing
Strategy for Economic and Environmental Justice” in The
Witness
; article on Matthew Shepard in Southern Voices,
and a variety of articles on spirituality and ministry written for
Lutheran and Episcopal publications.

past cathedral appearances