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At Starr King School for the Ministry we place
radical trust in the possibilities within you.
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Welcome to Starr King

Starr King School for the Ministry is a graduate theological school and seminary, a member of the Graduate Theological Union, in Berkeley, Calif. Our roots are deep in the fertile soil of Unitarian Universalism, and our branches embrace the multireligious life and learning that will matter most in this new century. We hold fast to a vision that theological education must focus on the development of the whole person and the calling forth of each person's gifts.

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Unitarian Universalism

Unitarian Universalism

Multireligious Life & Learning


Sacred Activism

Radical Education

Radical Education


Shannon Eizenga

I Am Starr King: An Interview with Shannon Eizenga

Shannon Eizenga 2nd Year M.Div. Student Member of Board of Trustees Why did you decide to become a religious leader? It has been a gradual unfolding... My path has been quite … Read More


Everything Old is New Again – The 2015 Starr King President’s Lecture

Everything Old is New Again The Rev. Rosemary Bray McNatt President, Starr King School for the Ministry Unitarian Universalist General Assembly June 25, 2015 Good afternoon. … Read More

Rev. Dr. Rebecca Parker

A Public Statement from Rev. Dr. Rebecca Parker: In Response to “What Really Happened at Starr King,” UU World Online, June 22, 2015

In March of 2014, members of the Starr King School for the Ministry’s Presidential Search Committee asked me to offer my confidential opinion on the three final candidates for the … Read More

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