Upcoming Events


Saturday, April 6 | 2:00 PM

Union Theological Seminary
James Chapel

The Gospel of Truth: A performance thesis by M.Div candidate Jessica Tezen; that explores through various art forms, the intersections of faith, sexuality, and the responsibility of community.

FREE Admission. Get your FREE tickets here.

Wednesday, November 14 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Columbia University
Earl Hall Auditorium


Join us for a Jewish and Christian dialogue about women in religion and tradition, featuring Atara Cohen and Jessica Tezen. Students of all or no faiths welcomed. Light refreshments will be provided.

Friday, October 26 | 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Union Theological Seminary, Social Hall
3041 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Ingenuity: Preaching as an Outsider

Join assistant professor of homiletics Lisa L. Thompson and friends for an evening celebrating black women's spirituality through artistic and sermonic expressions. This happy hour gathering will feature readings from Dr. Thompson's new book Ingenuity and live performances by guest artists highlighting the fluidity between everyday life and religion in the lives of black women. Early release copies of Ingenuity will be available and signed by the author. General release copies will be available on November 6th and are available for pre-order now.


Wednesday, May 2 | 5 PM

Union Theological Seminary, Social Hall
3041 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Womanist Proclamation, Theology & The Arts Exhibit

Join us in James Chapel for an evening of artistic performances and expressions. This is an event you won't want to miss!

Doors open at 4:30 PM

Performance start promptly at 5 PM


Tuesday, April 10 | 12 PM - 2 PM

Union Theological Seminary, Social Hall
3041 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Theology of Love: A Dialogue Between Fr. James Martin, Xorje Olivares, Jessica Tezen, Jason Steidl & David Gibson

Father James Martin’s newest book, Building a Bridge, makes a bold call for the Catholic Church to live into God’s all-inclusive love, and fully welcome LGBT people into the life and ministry of the Church. In this lunchtime chat, Martin and acclaimed journalist David Gibson will discuss his book and ongoing efforts to promote affirming theology within Catholicism.