CPT Blog

  • Introducing the Fall 2015 CPT Theology Conference — You Pick the Speakers!

    July 23, 2014 by Gerald Hiestand

    The CPT is thrilled to co-host, along with Zondervan,  its first annual Chicago Theology Conference. The conference will be held in the Fall of 2015 (exact date TBD), and will be centered on the theme of, “The Pastor Theologian: Identity, Vocation, and Possibilities.”   The conference will be paired with the release of our book, The […]


  • Introducing the CPT’s “Bulletin of Ecclesial Theology”

    June 30, 2014 by Gerald Hiestand

    The Center for Pastor Theologians is happy to announce the launch of our new annual print journal — the Bulletin of Ecclesial Theology.  The essays contained within the Bulletin are drawn from the papers presented at the Center’s bi-annual theological symposia for pastors. As such, each volume of the Bulletin focuses on a single theological […]


  • CPT Student Dinner and Panel Discussion, July 8th

    June 6, 2014 by Gerald Hiestand

    Last fall the Center for Pastor Theologians hosted a dinner in Oak Park for an enthusiastic band of graduate students and professors interested in learning more about the Center’s vision. We’re following up that event with a dinner and panel discussion for graduate students, professors, and pastors on the practical steps taken by pastor theologians […]