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Asbury Theological Seminary appoints new teaching fellows

WILMORE, KY—Asbury Theological Seminary announces the appointment of two new teaching fellows to begin the fall of 2016.   James D. Wilson has been named the Teaching Fellow in Hebrew. Wilson is a graduate of the University of Evansville and holds a master of arts in Biblical Studies from Asbury Theological Seminary.  He is currently… Read More »


Ministry Conference March 7-10, 2016: Marked by Grace

WILMORE, KY—Asbury Theological Seminary hosts Ministry Conference 2016, March 7-10. This year’s theme is “Marked by Grace: Your Life in Christ’s Mission,” and will be the last in a long series of successful events known as Ministry Conference. In recent years Asbury Seminary has been at the center of one of the most dynamic conference… Read More »


Asbury Seminary announces passing of Dr. M. Robert Mulholland

WILMORE, KY—Dr. M. Robert Mulholland, professor emeritus at Asbury Seminary, passed away December 20, 2015. For more than 30 years, Dr. Mulholland served as professor of New Testament and administrator at the Seminary. A memorial service was held Tuesday, December 29, at Shirley Community Church, West Road, Shirley, ME.  In lieu of flowers the family… Read More »


Asbury Seminary Faculty Wins Christianity Today Book Award

WILMORE, KY—Dr. Craig Keener, Asbury Theological Seminary F.M. and Ada Thompson Professor of Biblical Studies, received first place in Christianity Today’s 2016 book awards in the biblical studies category. In his book Acts: An Exegetical Commentary: Volume 4, Dr. Keener’s commentary not only documents Acts, but also early Christianity in its first-century context. This volume completes… Read More »


Dr. David Persons Selected as Outstanding Alumnus for 2015

Asbury Theological Seminary is pleased to announce that Dr. David Persons has been selected as the Seminary’s Outstanding Alumnus for 2015. The son of missionaries, David was born in Nashville, TN and raised in the former Belgian Congo (now the Democratic Republic of Congo). While a student at Asbury College (now University), David felt the… Read More »


Asbury Seminary dedicates Corrie ten Boom Clock

Wilmore, KY—Asbury Seminary dedicates Corrie ten Boom clock December 9 following Wednesday’s chapel service at 11. The clock is on loan from Ellen de Kroon Stamps, who served as Corrie’s assistant from 1967-1976. Ellen Stamps will also be the chapel speaker. This Friesian clock belonged to Corrie ten Boom (1892-1983), author of The Hiding Place,… Read More »


Asbury Seminary expresses interest in housing Syrian refugee family

Dr. Timothy C. Tennent, President of Asbury Theological Seminary, announced Thursday that the Seminary has offered to house a Syrian refugee family. The Seminary has not been assigned a family yet, but has expressed interest to Kentucky Refugee Ministries. “I can’t just say be warm and well fed and do nothing about it,” Tennent said,… Read More »


Asbury Seminary students awarded at the Asbury Project, Nov. 5-6

WILMORE, Ky.—Asbury Seminary co-hosted the Asbury Project with Asbury University, Nov. 5-6. More than 200 faculty, staff and students explored ways to use business to initiate positive social change. “The Asbury Project encourages seminary students to consider how entrepreneurial solutions can address social needs in our society,” Dr. Moon, Director of the Office of Faith,… Read More »


Passing of Dr. J. Ellsworth Kalas

UPDATE: Services for Dr. Kalas will be Friday, November 20th at 2pm in Estes Chapel.A live stream of the service will be available. A reception will follow in the Sherman Thomas Student Center. It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Dr. J. Ellsworth Kalas. Dr. Kalas was 92, the same age as… Read More »


Asbury Seminary Adds Additional Schools as Global Partners

Asbury Seminary expands its global vision with the addition of four organizations to its Global Partners Program. Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) will be signed November 10 and 11 in Orlando, Florida. The new partners include the School of Theology of the Methodist University of Sao Paulo, the Africa Gospel Church, the Evangelical Methodist Seminary-University of… Read More »