Accreditation and Distance Education Authorization

Bethany Theological Seminary is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) in the United States and Canada. Both the Seminary’s MDiv and MA degree programs are

Denise Kettering-Lane

Biographical Sketch:
I serve as the Associate Professor of Brethren Studies and Director of the MA Program at Bethany. I received a BA in Religion from Ashland University in Ohio and a Masters in Theological Studies from Candler School of

Steven Schweitzer

Biographical Sketch:
I have had an eclectic spiritual journey on my way to becoming Brethren. I was born into an observant Catholic family, my parents joined the Assembly of God when I was in 8th grade. Through high school and

Frugal Fridays: Thrifty Weekend Events in Richmond and Beyond (Sept. 25-27)

IN RICHMOND (or nearby)

Warm Glow Fall Festival
Enjoy in store sales, gourmet food sampling, craft/art vendors, bounce houses, petting zoo, pumpkins, mums and much much more! This family fun fall festival is a must stop!
When:
Saturday, Sept. 26th from 9AM

Title IX Information

Bethany Seminary Policy on Sexual Misconduct & Sexual Harassment

Bethany Theological Seminary (subsequently referred to as โ€œBethanyโ€) adheres to all federal and state civil rights laws banning discrimination in institutions of higher education, including Titles VI and VII of the

Dawn Ottoni-Wilhelm

Biographical Sketch:

Born and reared in Detroit, Michigan, Professor Ottoni-Wilhelm is ordained in the Church of the Brethren. After serving for three years as a hospital chaplain and nine as a pastor, she completed her doctoral work in practical theology

Frugal Fridays: Weekend Events in Richmond and Beyond (Sept. 11-13)

Potterypalooza
โ€œJoin us for a celebration of ceramics as we turn a spotlight on talented regional artists who work in clay!ย  Pottery will be on display and available for purchase!ย  Functional ceramics like plates, bowls, and mugs will be

H. Kendall Rogers

Biographical Sketch:

The son of a Church of the Brethren pastor, I grew up in congregations in Iowa, Nebraska, and Indiana. I was baptized in Dallas Center. My mother was choir director and organist; she also taught mathematics and business

Frugal Fridays: Thrifty Events in Richmond and Beyond (Oct 2-4)

City Life
City Life is back! Join us on October 3 in Glen Miler Park for an evening showcasing Richmondโ€™s colorful art culture!ย There will be plenty of hands-on activities, local art, music, and food! You wonโ€™t want to miss the

Bethany Welcomes New International Scholar in Residence

Dr. Nyampa Kwabe, currently of Plateau State, Nigeria, is serving as international scholar in residence at Bethany Theological Seminary during the fall 2019 semester. An Old Testament scholar, he is currently acting