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MTSO is deeply invested in ecotheology and the care of the earth. Nowhere is our commitment more visible than in Seminary Hill Farm, providing delicious food to those on campus and beyond.

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On Food and Faith: Ministry in the Time of Climate Change
On Food and Faith: Ministry in the Time of Climate Change
Former Vice President Al Gore was among the participants in the three-day conference hosted by MTSO. Here's a recap.
Distinguished research professors
Distinguished research professors
Upon nomination by the president and dean, the MTSO Board of Trustees has voted to name Linda Mercadante and John Kampen distinguished research professors.
Statement from President Jay Rundell
Statement from President Jay Rundell
MTSO's president writes in response to the United Methodist Special General Conference in St. Louis.
Jul 23
Register now for five hours that could set your life on a new path. We welcome aspiring seminary students to sit in on a class, tour apartments and residence halls, explore MTSO’s many financial aid options, and talk with current students, faculty and admissions counselors.
Aug 23
Our new master’s students begin their theological education. Learn about the degrees they’ll be pursuing.
Sep 6
Leonard Pitts Jr. highlights a gathering celebrating the Ohio Council of Churches’ centennial. Those who gather on the MTSO campus will engage in conversations around social issues Christians will need to confront over the next 100 years. Registration required.