Joseph T. Reiff to Present Lowrie and Ingram Lectures on October 11-12

Dr. Joseph T. Reiff,  Shelton Professor of Religion at Emory & Henry College in Abingdon, VA, will be presenting the Lowrie and Ingram Lectures on October 11-12.  His  lectures will revolve around his new book, Born of Conviction: White Methodists in Mississippi’s Closed Society, which is the first study of the “Born of Conviction” statement which was signed by twenty-eight white […]

Wesleyan Scholar to Join Memphis Theological Seminary Faculty

On August 1, 2016, Dr. Michael K. Turner begins his work at Memphis Theological Seminary (MTS) as the newly appointed Associate Professor of Wesleyan Studies. Turner will work closely with colleagues in the Methodist House of Studies. The Methodist House of Studies at MTS is an initiative within the Seminary’s distinctly ecumenical environment that is […]


Welcome to the Methodist House of Studies!  The Methodist House is the organization on campus that serves as the “community within the community” for students from any denominational tradition associated with the Wesleyan tradition. Here at MTS, that has typically meant students from the UM, CME, and AME Churches (although we hope to add more […]