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September 2, 2020
Portraits of Rev. Francis Alison, left, and Rev. Gilbert Tennent, right. Pearl ID: 101271 and 5356
 
The Presbyterian Historical Society is excited to announce the digitization of manuscript sermons by ...
June 17, 2020
Protesters fleeing tear gas, by Mike Shaheen, via Wikimedia Commons.

The police killings of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and George Floyd have sparked demonstrations around the country in defense of Black lives. Protesters have begun to mainstream police and prison abolition--ideas which the writers of Black liberation have developed over decades...

May 1, 2020

The Presbyterian Historical Society is pleased to award four Research Fellowship grants for 2020.

Dr. Anne Blankenship of North Dakota State University, Connor S. Kenaston of the University of Virginia, Dr. Reuben Loffman of Queen Mary University of London, and...

April 14, 2020

At a time when we continue to feel anxious and isolated from our family, friends, colleagues, and neighbors, PHS's stories of faith, struggle, and hope--available through our Pearl digital archives and history online webpage--help keep us connected and inspired as we navigate these unchartered waters.

We want you to know how grateful we are for your continued, faithful...

April 6, 2020

PHS is excited to announce our new Executive Director: Nancy J. Taylor.

Nancy, who led PHS from July 2019 to March 2020 as Acting Executive Director, was named the Executive Director following a national search and interview process.

The executive director search committee, composed of representatives of the PHS Board, Committee on the Office of the General Assembly (COGA), and Office of the General Assembly staff, completed its work in late March. The Rev. J. Herbert Nelson, II, Stated Clerk of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), endorsed the committee’s...

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