Wesley Downtown

A Presence in the Public Square

What do you find at the intersection of poverty and power, at the crux of theology and politics, and at the corner of Massachusetts and 9th? Wesley Downtown – the latest graduate school venture in contextual urban ministry and public theology exploration.

Wesley Downtown seeks to offer lay and clergy the opportunity to extend their spiritual journeys and continue to grow in their roles as disciples of Christ, whatever their vocation. Seeking to meet the needs for extended learning and training for individuals, congregations, and agencies, programming is designed to address the felt needs and concerns and to challenge new thinking and actions. Wesley Downtown hosts Master's level courses spring, fall, summer, and J-Term (the first weeks of January e