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RTS New York Graduates Lead New Congregations in the City



Michael Smith and Justin Adour will be leading new congregations for the Redeemer family of churches in New York. Michael Smith will be lead pastor/teacher for Downtown Lab congregation in the Madison Square Park neighborhood.  Lab begins on November 28th.  Justin Adour will be leading an East Harlem Church plant for Redeemer Eastside...

Dr. James L. Harvey III Named Next Executive Director of RTS New York City



(JACKSON, MS) – July 3, 2018 – Chancellor and CEO Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III and the RTS Board of Trustees are excited to announce the appointment of James L. (Jay) Harvey III as the next executive director of RTS New York City, beginning August 1, 2018. Most recently the senior pastor of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Newark,...

SECOND COMMENCEMENT OF RTS NEW YORK CITY



On Friday, September 7, 2018, 7:00 PM, Reformed Theological Seminary New York City will hold its Second Commencement and Fourth Convocation Service at Redeemer Westside (150 W 83rd, 5th floor). This service will celebrate the 2018 graduates and mark the start of the fourth academic year for RTS NYC. The Commencement sermon will be brought by Dr....

Dr. Bill Fullilove Named Dean of Students for RTS New York City



We are pleased to announce that on June 1, 2018, Dr. Bill Fullilove, Assoc. Professor of Old Testament for RTS NYC, began his role as the first Dean of Students for NYC. Steve Wallace, Executive Director for NYC, says “With an increasing number of students, comes the increasing need for ministry with students, and Bill is a natural for this...

Congratulations to Dr. James N. Anderson



Congratulations to Dr. James N. Anderson on his promotion to Professor of Theology and Philosophy, beginning June 1, 2018! Dr. Anderson serves as Professor of Theology and Philosophy at RTS Charlotte and also serves as Academic Dean and Guest Faculty for RTS NYC. James earned a Ph.D. in Philosophical Theology from the University of Edinburgh,...

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FIRST GRADUATING CLASS OF RTS NYC!



RTS NYC held its first commencement service on Friday, September 8, 2017, at the Redeemer Westside location, 150 W83rd, NY, NY (fifth-floor Fellowship Hall). Dr. Ligon Duncan, Chancellor & CEO of RTS, was the commencement preacher, and Dr. Tim Keller, Chairman & Co-founder of CTC, brought the charge to the graduates. Ten MABS students from...

The RTS New York City Story



The RTS New York City story began with an exploratory meeting, requested by Tim Keller, in June 2009, at the PCA General Assembly in Orlando, FL. The meeting included Tim Keller, at that time Sr. Pastor of Redeemer NYC and representatives of RTS, including Ric Cannada and Steve Wallace, at that time the Chancellor/CEO of RTS and COO of RTS. Tim...

Drs. Duncan and Keller speaking at First Commencement of RTS NYC (9-8-2017)



Watch Dr. Ligon Duncan, CEO and Chancellor of RTS, and Dr. Tim Keller, Chairman of the Board and Co-founder of Redeemer City to City, deliver the message and charge to the first graduates of RTS New York City. Dr. Ligon Duncan - Message to Graduates   Dr. Tim Keller - Charge to...

Dr. Keller speaking to Third Convocation RTS NYC (9-7-2017)



The Third Convocation of RTS New York City took place on on Sept. 7, 2017. Dr. Tim Keller delivered the keynote address, and Drs. Bill Fullilove, James Anderson, and Mark Reynolds also spoke. Watch the videos below to see Dr. Keller's message and the entire ceremony! Dr. Tim Keller - Convocation Message      Third Convocation...

Strategic Partnership



  Reformed Theological Seminary, New York City is a strategic partnership between Redeemer City to City (CTC) and Reformed Theological Seminary (RTS) to provide theological education and practical ministry training in New York City. The partnership is called the Redeemer City Ministry (RCM) program. The goal of the RCM program is...

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