UTI 30th Anniversary - Worship Celebration Oct. 14

30th Anniversary of the Urban Theological Institute

Worship Celebration

Thursday, October 14, 2010, 7:00 pm

The Rev. Dr. Carolyn A. Knight, Guest Preacher

Grace Baptist Church of Germantown, 25 West Johnson Street, Philadelphia, PA 19144

Visit the Worship photo gallery to view, order and download photos


Watch Dr. Knight's sermon :

about the preacher

The Rev. Dr. Carolyn Ann Knight The Rev. Dr. Carolyn Ann Knight received her Bachelor of Arts from Bishop College. Her theological training began at Colgate Rochester Divinity School. She later transferred to Union Theological Seminary in NewYork City to study under her mentor, Dr. Cornel West. She was awarded her Master of Divinity and Master of Sacred Theology from Union. She holds the Doctor of Ministry from the United Theological Seminary.

Dr. Knight serves on numerous boards and committees. Among them are Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, the Breast Examination Center of Harlem, and The Black Leadership Commission on AIDS.

Dr. Knight has been honored for her outstanding career achievements, which include Outstanding Young Women of America; The Dunlevy-Milbank Youth Council's Community Service Award; The Mary McLeod Bethune Award of the National Council of Negro Women, Inc.; The Community Service Award from the Laurelton Chapter of the Negro Professional Business Women's Council; and the 1993 United Negro College Fund Alumni Award. In March 1996, Dr. Knight was inducted into the prestigious College of Preachers by Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. 

All funds raised during the celebration benefit the Jeremiah A. Wright, Sr., Chair in African American Studies. Gifts to the Wright Chair are gratefully accepted.

Celebrating our past...
...building our future