Carpenter Initiative on Gender, Sexuality and Justice

Religious_Institute_Seal_WebBrite has been named a Sexually Healthy and Responsible Seminary by The Religious Institute.


CarpenterThe Carpenter Initiative promotes conversations about healthy sexuality, enhances ministries with diverse communities that include bisexual, transgender, lesbian, and gay persons, and provides sanctuary and encouragement for ongoing dialogue and justice-oriented practice. The three areas include: 1) events for Brite’s community of students, staff, and faculty; 2) public opportunities for constituencies beyond Brite as well as for the Brite community; and 3) courses for our students in multiple degree programs.














Joretta Marshall | 817.257.7557
Executive Vice President and Dean
Professor of Pastoral Theology and Pastoral Care and Counseling
Director of The Carpenter Initiative