We have installed a couple of new exhibits in the library this spring.
In the Beasley Rare Book Room--
The Beasley Rare Book Room hosts a new exhibit in
correlation with our 2018 Remind and Renew conference. Spiritually
Convicted: Three Centuries of Dissenters in the Protestant Movement,
exhibits several Protestant religious leaders who had experienced forms of
adversity during their times of ministry. Despite opposition these leaders
developed spiritual resilience and conviction of their beliefs. The
Impact of Prayer and Meditation on Christianity, shows how prayer has been
central to Christian thought and practice, as evidenced by the countless
publications on the subject. Prayer and meditation are key facets to Christian
life. While earlier scholars did not have access to modern neurological studies
on how prayer affects the human brain, it is clear that these theologians
viewed prayer as a necessary component for active and spiritual faith and the
And in the display area at the library entry, you'll find an exhibit titled Twentieth-Century Social Activism: Journals from the Phillips Library Collection.
Within the Phillips Seminary Library collection
are a number of periodical titles that are no longer in print. On display are a few titles devoted to social activism.
Stop by and take a look!