Gay marriage legalized

On Monday, Gov. Christine Gregoire signed a bill that legalized same-sex marriage in Washington, making it the seventh state in the country to extend the right of marriage to same-sex couples. The bill passed the Statehouse and Senate last week, so the finality of the bill that came with Gregoire’s signature was not a surprise […]

Structure prompts discussion

As students returned to campus after winter break, they were greeted with an unfamiliar structure in Martin Square. Dr. Brian Bantum, associate professor of theology, said the structure is an artistic interpretation of the Book of Mark. “It’s meant to mirror the initial impact and, hopefully, the confusion Jesus brought while he was on earth,” […]

Ministries lack leading women

It is a widely contested issue: women in ministry. Students at Seattle Pacific and members of the Christian faith alike are unaware of the dynamic history of evangelical women, said Dr. Priscilla Pope-Levison, professor of theology and assistant director of women’s studies. Dr. Pope-Levison gave a special lecture to SPU students on the history of […]