Alumni Gatherings 2019 - 2020

General Seminary On The Road!

Please join us as we continue our series of Regional Gatherings for Alumni and Friends.

Take the opportunity to visit with the Very Rev. Kurt H. Dunkle, Class of 2004, 13th Dean and President and engage in lively discussion about the future of theological education and the continued conversation on building future service to our church with integrated curriculum and formation, especially The Wisdom Year. Please feel free to bring your spouse, partner, Warden, Vestry Members, Prospective Students or any friends interested in the future of our church.

Since 2016 we have visited Philadelphia, New York, Princeton, Baltimore, Massachusetts, Maine, Western New York, Atlanta, Southwest Florida, Missouri, Washington, D.C., Western North Carolina, Louisiana, Manhattan, Seattle, Connecticut, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Georgia, Los Angeles, Florida, Nashville, TN, Long Island, Salina, Kansas, Kansas City, MO, Milwaukee, WI, and most recently, Wilmington, Delaware, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Sanibel Island, Palm Beach, Florida and Albuquerque, NM.

Diocese of Washington

Saturday, October 5, 2019 12:30-2:30 pm

Hosted by the Rev. Jadon Hartsuff ’12 at All Souls Episcopal Church, 2300 Cathedral Avenue NW, Washington, D.C. 20008

To register please click here to go to (or copy and paste the link into your browser):


Diocese of Kentucky

Friday, February 21, 2020 5:30 – 7:30 pm

At the CEEP Conference in Louisville, KY

Pin + Proof, Omni Louisville Hotel

400 S 2nd Street, Louisville, KY 40202


Diocese of Texas

Thursday, March 26, 2020 11 am – 1 pm

Hosted by the Rt. Rev. Andrew Doyle and the Rev. Hannah Atkins-Romero ‘96

At Christ Church Cathedral 

1117 Texas Avenue, Houston, Texas 77002


Diocese of Newark

Thursday, April 2, 2020 12:15 – 2:15 pm

Hosted by the Rev. Bowie Snodgrass ’16 and Dr. Gary Shilling, D.D. ‘16

At Christ Church in Short Hills

66 Highland Avenue, Short Hills, NJ 07078


The Episcopal Church in South Carolina

Monday, April 20, 2020 12:15 – 2:15 pm

Hosted by the Rev. Adam Shoemaker ’07 and Mrs. Ramona Fantini

At St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church

67 Anson Street, Charleston, SC 29401

Join the roster of our hosts!

The Very Rev. Daniel Ade ’92, The Rev. Timothy Boggs ’07, The Very Rev. Joe Britton ‘89, The Rt. Rev. Kevin Brown ’07, The Rev. William Cavanaugh ’81, The Rev. Randolph Charles ’76, The Rev. Charles “Chip” Connelly ’07, The Rt. Rev. Clifton “Dan” Daniel, Mr. and Mrs. F. T. Davis, The Rt. Rev. and Mrs. Andrew M.L. Dietsche, The Rev. Tommy Dillon ’96, Mr. Mills Fleming, The Rev. Marian Dulaney Fortner ’96, The Rev. Dennis Fotinos ’71, The Rt. Rev. Dr. R. William Franklin, D.D. ’18, The Rev. Canon Elizabeth Geitz ’93, The Very Rev. Mark Goodman ‘91, The Rev. Eric Greenwood ’73, The Rev. James Harlan, The Rev. Jadon Hartsuff ‘12, The Rev. Carol Hubbard ’01, The Rev. Joel Ives ’96, The Rev. Paul Jeanes, III ’97, The Rev. Hopie Welles Jernagan ’08, The Rev. Luke Jernagan ’06, The Rev. David Killeen ’04, The Rt. Rev. Steven Miller ’84, The Rev. Margaret “Peggy” Muncie ’74, The Rev. Gideon Pollach ’06, The Rt. Rev. Lawrence Provenzano, The Rev. Dr. Stan Runnels, The Rev. Dr. Ellen Sloan ’02, The Rev. Dr. Molly Dale Smith, The Very Rev. Bobby Smith, The Rev. Marguerite Henninger Steadman ’97, The Rt. Rev. William “Chip” Stokes ’90, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Strup, The Rt. Rev. Eugene Sutton, D.D. ’09, The Very Rev. Steve Thomason, The Rev. Canon C. John Thompson-Quartey ’97, The Rev. Susan Thon ’89, The Rev. Ellen Tillotson ’83, The Rev. J. Donald and Mrs. Stacie Waring, The Rev. Michael White, The Rev. Dr. R. Scott White ’96, The Rev. Susan Wrathall ‘06

If you are interested in hosting a gathering in your area,

please contact Jonathan Silver at or call 646-717-9705

For Latest Details and Registration and a Slideshow from the Gatherings» 

Matriculation Homecoming 2019

Thursday, September 26, 2019

He Life Still Speaks – A Tribute to the Rev. Dr. J. Robert Wright ‘63

Speakers and Presenters to include:

former Presiding Bishop Frank Griswold, Mr. Richard Mammana, The Rev. Dr. Clair McPherson ‘82, and the Rev. Bill Cavanaugh ‘81

9:50 am Eucharist: Preacher, The Rev. Dr. Robert Prichard, Professor Emeritus, Church History, VTS

Presentations and Panels begin: 11:00 am

Click here to download the full schedule for the Tribute to Father Wright

Click here to download the full summary schedule for Matriculation Homecoming

If you are unable to attend and would like to send a message to Father Wright, please address it to him c/o Jonathan Silver, Office of Alumni Relations, General Theological Seminary, 440 West 21 Street, NY, NY 10011

5:30 pm: The 198th Matriculation Evensong Ceremony in the Chapel of the Good Shepherd

Celebratory Dinner in the Refectory

Friday, September 27, 2019

Preaching Advent Workshop

And a little child will lead them: Preaching the Old Testament this Advent

9:00 am Morning Prayer 9:30 -4:30 Workshop 4:45 Reception 5:30 Evening Prayer


The Rev. Dr. Julie Faith Parker, Assoc. Professor of Old Testament

Ms. Samantha Gilmore (PHD, ABD), Adjunct Professor of Homiletics

The Very Rev. Kate Moorehead, Dean, St. John’s Cathedral, Jacksonville, FL

See a Slideshow from Matriculation Homecoming 2018:

Save the Date: Alumni Gathering 2020

Evensong, Monday, May 11, 2020 - Graduation Ceremony Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Return to Chelsea Square and celebrate the 198th Commencement!

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In case you were not able to make it to Chelsea Square for the 2018 Alumni Gathering & Commencement, you can click here to view photos of the Alumni Gathering and Memorial Eucharist, and click here to view photos of Commencement