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Kwame Nkrumah National Park Memorial - Ghana


MS 400

Lancaster Seminary's Cross-Cultural Experience

May 8 to May 22, 2023

This experience fulfills Lancaster Theological Seminary’s requirement for cross-cultural study (MS 400) and is open only to Lancaster Seminary students. In Ghana we will encounter and study Ghanaian history and culture, lived expressions of Christianity, Christianity’s interface with Islam, and the legacies of slavery, colonialism, and missionary activity.

Faculty Facilitators

Dr. Greg Carey

Professor of New Testament

Rev. Dr. Melvin Baber

Director of Field Education for Lancaster and Moravian Seminaries


  • Program Fee:  All costs for travel, insurance, housing and most meals are included in Lancaster Seminary tuition.
  • Elevate: Not open to MU undergraduate students.
  • Recommended Personal Funds:  $100

Quick Facts

  • Application Deadline:  November 1, 2022
  • Program Length: 15 Days, plus 3 study sessions
  • Credits: 0
  • Eligibility: Lancaster Seminary students only 
  • Language: English

All the landmarks mentioned in this itinerary will be visited. Some changes may be made in the order they will be visited depending upon the weather.

Schedule coming soon.

COVID Disclaimer

Due to the unpredictable nature of the COVID-19 Pandemic, we cannot guarantee travel or entrance into a destination or a program because of COVID-19 related delays and/or closures. In addition, should travel occur outside of the United States or between States, we cannot guarantee re-entry with or without vaccine requirement and/or quarantine as determined by the intended destination and return location. Moravian University encourages travelers to comply with the COVID-19 vaccine entry/exit requirements as detailed by their intended destination and/or program.