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School of Theology and Missions

School of Theology and Missions

Whether you are preparing for ministry, planning to teach, or simply seeking to deepen your knowledge of God and His truth, the School of Theology & Missions at Union University will help you achieve your goals. The School of Theology and Missions exists to advance the Kingdom of God through theological education by integrating rigorous academics, skill in teaching, attention to students as individuals, deep devotion to Christ and His Church, and a commitment to reaching the nations with the Gospel. READ MORE

Union’s School of Theology & Missions has gained national recognition as one of the top undergraduate programs in the nation:

  • A large faculty of gifted scholars with specialties in a broad range of disciplines
  • A faculty which not only teaches and mentors effectively, but includes the authors of dozens of volumes in biblical studies, theology, and ministry, including such titles as:
    • The Holman Concise Bible Commentary
    • Preparing for Christian Ministry
    • Biblical Greek Exegesis
    • NIV Application Commentary: Hebrews
    • Handbook of Contemporary Preaching
    • Chance or Dance: An Evaluation of Design
    • Christian Scripture
  • Excellent opportunities for ministry experience and church-related jobs while in school
  • An outstanding record of placing students in top seminaries and graduate schools, where they often receive advanced standing because of the depth of their undergraduate preparation.

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9/24/14 - James A. Patterson, acting dean of the School of Theology and Missions, and Kevin Chen, assistant professor of biblical studies, answer students' questions in a seminary panel hosted by Ministry Leadership. - MiKalla Cotton
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James A. Patterson, acting dean of the School of Theology and Missions, and Kevin Chen, assistant professor of biblical studies, answer students' questions in a seminary panel hosted by Ministry Leadership. - MiKalla Cotton

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9/24/14 - Ray Van Neste, professor of biblical studies, James A. Patterson, acting dean of the School of Theology and Missions, and Kevin Chen, assistant professor of Biblical studies, discuss share their wisdom in a seminary education panel hosted by Ministry Leadership. - MiKalla Cotton
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Ray Van Neste, professor of biblical studies, James A. Patterson, acting dean of the School of Theology and Missions, and Kevin Chen, assistant professor of Biblical studies, discuss share their wisdom in a seminary education panel hosted by Ministry Leadership. - MiKalla Cotton

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9/24/14 - Stephen Ballard, junior biblical studies and languages major, Eric Wegner, sophomore Christian ministry and missions major, and Matthew Moore, senior Christian studies major, enjoy the seminary education panel hosted by Ministry Leadership in Jennings 325. - MiKalla Cotton
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Stephen Ballard, junior biblical studies and languages major, Eric Wegner, sophomore Christian ministry and missions major, and Matthew Moore, senior Christian studies major, enjoy the seminary education panel hosted by Ministry Leadership in Jennings 325. - MiKalla Cotton

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9/24/14 - James A. Patterson, acting dean of the School of Theology and Missions, and Kevin Chen, assistant professor of Biblical studies, participate in a seminary panel hosted by Ministry Leadership in Jennings 325. - MiKalla Cotton
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James A. Patterson, acting dean of the School of Theology and Missions, and Kevin Chen, assistant professor of Biblical studies, participate in a seminary panel hosted by Ministry Leadership in Jennings 325. - MiKalla Cotton

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