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Helpful Guidelines

Dear Students Below you will find several helpful tools to make your seminary writing experience less frustrating and more productive by providing you with resources to produce graduate level papers that meet Phoenix Seminary Faculty standards.

Please download: 1) Guidelines for Course Papers and 2) either the Word or Apple applicable Zip Folder* for SBL with Templates** that follow our published guidelines.


Guidelines for Course Papers (Rev. Aug 4 2020)

SBL-Paper-Templates-Zip file (MS Word 2005 & Older or Newer)

SBL Paper Templates (Apple)

ThM Thesis Template

ThM Thesis Guidelines


* Open Zip Folders with Web Browser (eg., MS Explorer etc.)

** Template documents come with commentary or without it; all other items are non-template documents, but still follow the Guidelines for Course Papers

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