Pastoral Care

Pastoral Care, Counseling and Spiritual Direction

Pastoral presence is now available on both ULS campuses and is available for DL students as well.

Rev. Terrence (Terry) McCarthy and Rev. Gwendolyn (Gwen) King, both senior ELCA pastors, will be available for on-campus pastoral care for the remainder of the 2018-19 academic year. Rev. McCarthy is available for the Gettysburg Campus, and Rev. King for Philadelphia. Both are available for DL students. You can contact them at and

For those desiring a long term counseling relationship or wishing to work with an accredited spiritual director, please ask for a referral. The seminary does not cover the expense of these services, but therapists and spiritual directors may provide services on a sliding scale basis.