2017 MLK Weekend Young Adult Conference, Co-sponsored by the Seminary of The Christian Community in North America!  


 Greek god Morpheus (Dreams)

Like Moths to a Flame – Reality, Virtual Reality and Higher Reality
Learning to navigate the allure of ‘electric light’ by escalating our ethical evolution.

When: MLK Weekend 2017 – January 13-16
Where: The Christian Community in Spring Valley, NY
Who: Young people ages 18 – 28
Suggested Donation: Sliding scale of $50 – $125 – No one will be turned away because of finances!

Donations can be made out to ‘The Seminary of the Christian Community’ with MLK in the byline and sent to: 7 Carmen Ct, Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977

Financial Aid is available on a need and availability basis. Email Patrick at cckennedy2006@gmail.com to request assistance.

To register for the conference, please click  the link below:

2017 MLK Weekend Conference For Young Adults – Registration Form

2017 International Whitsun Conference of The Christian Community, “Playing with Fire”, June 2 – 6, 2017,  in The Netherlands, for details visit Whitsun Conference 2017: Home

The Seminary of the Christian Community in North America offers a complete priest-training program.

The first year of the study gives students who are interested in becoming priests the opportunity to get to know the Christian Community; it is also open to those who are not considering entering the priesthood. Study-topics include the Old and New Testaments and the Greek language; the nature of the seven sacraments; anthroposophy and its theory of knowledge; and the arts, including eurythmy and speech-formation. To supplement these ongoing classes, guest-teachers give weeklong courses on related subjects.

In the second year of training, the focus is directed more specifically to topics and skills that are needed for the vocation of a priest, such as theology, including Christology; religious instruction; composing sermons; and the organizational structure of the Christian Community

During the third year, students take up a practicum in a congregation. The final half-year of the priest training consists of preparation for ordination. The question of the ordination of each candidate is ultimately decided by the Circle of Seven, the group of priests responsible for the worldwide administration of the Christian Community.

Open Courses

In addition to providing training for the vocation of priest, the Seminary offers Orientation Courses and Open Courses. The programs include the daily celebration of the Act of Consecration of Man, some shared meals, Gospel Study, workshops, and lectures.

Opportunities for Young Adults

The Christian Community in North American sponsors travel costs and registration fee for Open Courses for young people who want to get to know the Seminary. To apply for financial support, please write to: Rev Oliver Steinrueck, ccnaoffice@gmail.com

More Information

For information and to apply for Open Courses and information about the priest training, please review the website and contact us at info@christiancommunityseminary.org.