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UTS-Online: Convenient Classes for You

By Robin James Graham, UTS Director of Advancement and Enrollment Management   uts desk introUTS-Online is entering its second year with online classes beginning Monday, October 8, 2018. The requests for relevant religious and theological education from the worldwide Unification movement gave UTS the opportunity to begin an online program. With the growth of...

The Merit of the Age (Or, Why I Am an Optimist)

A Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   By David Balise (June 19, 2017) David Balise is a long-time Unificationist who enjoys studying history and current events.  He is a certified public accountant and his firm specializes in assisting non-profit organizations.  He has five children and teaches sixth grade Sunday School in New Jersey....

USA: Accrediting Agency Affirms UTS Accreditation

By FFWPU USA, New York, NY, March 5, 2016: At its session on March 3, The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) acted to accept Unification Theological Seminary’s monitoring report and remove UTS from probation. The Commission ruled that UTS is now in compliance with all of the accreditation standards. The Seminary...

Same-Sex Marriage: A Unificationist Response

  By Robert Beebe, July 13, 2015 The Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   Same-sex marriage is now the law of the land, thanks to the recent 5-4 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court. Despite 30 states enshrining in their constitutions that marriage was the union of one man and one woman through...

UTS Awards Honorary Doctorates

  FFWPU USA: Two honorary doctorates were awarded on Saturday, May 30 by the Unification Theological Seminary to Ms. Sun Jin Moon and Mr. In Sup Park during a luncheon held in the banquet hall at the International Peace Education Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dr. Hugh Spurgin, President of the Unification Theological...

UTS: Seminary Grads Challenged to Enlighten a Dark World

FFWPU USA: Degree awardees from Bachelor of Arts to Doctor of Ministry got their marching orders to go forth and be the light of the world on Saturday, May 26, 2015 at the Unification Theological Seminary (UTS) in Barrytown, New York. “Do you know who you are?” UTS President Hugh Spurgin asked the...

USA: Boomers to Mentor Millennials at Barrytown

FFWPU USA: The Barrytown campus of the Unification Theological Seminary (UTS) hosted a first-time ever conference on April 17-19 aimed at helping 60 or more Unificationist-born young adults succeed at career and family, according to organizers. Launched under the banner of “Project Fusion,” the idea came out of a conversation between a group...

A Letter from the President: The Status of UTS

FFWPU USA: There have been recent concerns about the financial situation of the Unification Theological Seminary (UTS). The following is a letter from Dr. Michael Balcomb, Chair of the UTS Board of Trustees and FFWPU USA President, addressing these questions and concerns. Dear UTS Alumni and students, and all members of the Unification...