A BOLD New Beginning

Omar Gadzhiev followed a twisting and turning path to Bethany. As a master’s degree student, and a participant in Bethany BOLD, however, he believes he has arrived where he needs to be.

“I really appreciate that

Bethany Welcomes International Scholar

Bethany Theological Seminary welcomes Dr. Philip Asura Nggada as an International Scholar-in-Residence for the Spring Semester of 2024. 

Nggada earned a PhD from the University of Jos in Nigeria where he has also been a lecturer.

Bethany Hires Admissions Recruiter

Bethany Theological Seminary has hired Maya Ballard as its admissions recruiter. 

Ballard earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Kent State University, and her academic background includes coursework in business analytics, operations management, accounting and

Ottoni-Wilhelm to Lead Academy of Homiletics

Dr. Dawn Ottoni-Wilhelm, Brightbill professor of preaching and worship, has been elected to serve on the Executive Committee of the Academy of Homiletics and in 2026 will serve as President. The professional guild of more than

Lisa Mola Joins Business Services Team

Lisa Mola has joined the Seminary staff as administrative assistant to finance and administration. Her first day in the office was December 18, 2023.

Mola has extensive administrative experience, including more than a decade in higher

Bethany Seminary Hires Administrative Assistant for Institutional Advancement

Carolyn Hiatt has joined Bethany Seminary’s Institutional Advancement team as Administrative Assistant. Her first day was Monday, December 4, 2023. 

Hiatt brings more than twenty years of experience in a broad variety of administrative leadership, supervision

Hathaway Selected for Wabash Center Program

Dr. Joelle Hathaway, assistant professor of theological studies and director of the Master of Arts in Theopoetics and writing program, has been selected to participate in a workshop for early-career theology faculty at the Wabash Center for

Brethren Academy Welcomes Spanish-Language Program Coordinator

The Brethren Academy for Ministerial Leadership has hired Arlyn Moralez as Coordinator of Spanish-Language Ministry Training Programs. She will work remotely from Pennsylvania, beginning on Monday, December 4, 2023.

Morales is a 2020 graduate of Seminario

Bethany Raised Funds for Nigerian Partnership on “Giving Tuesday”

Bethany Theological Seminary participated in Giving Tuesday on November 28, 2023, raising $10,760 to support the Seminary’s educational partnership in Nigeria and the Bethany Fund.

The Seminary received 26 gifts, including a dollar-for-dollar match from an anonymous donor. All

Bethany to Host Community Peace Concert

Bethany Theological Seminary is partnering with Richmond Symphony Orchestra, Earlham College, and Earlham School of Religion  to offer an intimate evening of music and reflection on Sunday, Dec. 10.  The event is free and open to the public.

“Seeking Peace: