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 eds.edu/LLL
Thursday, Feb. 2, and Thursday, Mar. 23, 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 and discussion! Lunch provided, children welcome. View more and register.

Activist U: Teach-In for Activists eds.edu/ActivistU
Saturday, Mar. 25, 10:00am-2:00pm

Join us for a day of workshops to nurture ourselves as skillful, faithful change agents. View schedule and registration.

Faithful Leadership: Anti-Oppression Work and Parish Life eds.edu/faithful-leadership
Wednesday, Apr. 5, 10:00am-12:00pm

Co-hosted by EDS’s Contextual Education department, this panel discussion will explore how faith communities can commit to frameworks for anti-oppression work in ways that have a lasting, life-changing impact. Lunch and childcare provided. View more and register. 


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.

Teaching and Preaching Texts of Terror with Dr. Angela Bauer-Levesque
Available in-person and via simulcast, Monday, 4:10-6:00pm

Introduction to Liberation Theologies with Dr. Kwok Pui Lan
Available in person and via simulcast, Monday, 7:00-9:00pm

Preaching Liberation with Ms. Suzanne Ehly and Dr. Frederica Harris Thompsett
Available in-person only: Friday, 6:00–9:00pm; Saturday, 9:00am–4:30pm
February 3–4; March 3–4; April 7–8

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