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Welcome to Hood Seminary

Hood Theological Seminary is a graduate and professional school that provides theological preparation for effective ministry in a diverse society. Our programs can help you to pastor a local congregation, serve in a specialized ministry such as Christian Education or Counseling, explore theological questions for personal enrichment, lay a foundation for a PhD program elsewhere, or retool yourself for more senior church leadership.

News & Events

Dr. Sharon Grant Appointed to World Methodist Council

Dr. Sharon Grant, Assistant Professor of the History of Christianity, attended the 21st World Methodist Conference (WMC) in Houston, Texas, last month as a delegate from the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church. Dr. Grant will serve on the Committee of Theological Education of the World Methodist Council as an AME delegate for the 2016 -2021 quinquennium.

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John C. Everett has joined the Seminary staff as its new Institutional Advancement Officer. In making the announcement, President Lattimore said, “Mr. Everett is a proven leader with a demonstrated track record in major gifts, corporate and foundation giving, planned giving, marketing, relationship management, and financial management.”

In his most recent role, Everett was the Senior Major Gifts Officer for the Wake Forest Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Wake Forest School of Medicine (Winston-Salem, NC).

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Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. (RSVP by 9/23)
Hood Temple AME Zion Church, 16 W. Clay Street, Richmond, VA 23220

Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. (RSVP by 9/30)
Goler Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church, 620 N Patterson Ave, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. (RSVP by 9/30)
Lomax Hannon Jr. College, 725 S. Conecuh Street, Greenville, AL 36037

Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 6 p.m. (RSVP by 10/6)
East Stonewall AME Zion Church, 1729 Griers Grove Road, Charlotte, NC 28216

Thursday, October 18, 2016 12:00 p.m. (RSVP by 10/14)
The Aymer Center, Hood Theological Seminary, 1810 Lutheran Synod Drive, Salisbury, NC 28144
Buffet Lunch is available at $8 per person.

Thursday, October 20 at 6:00 p.m. (RSP by 10/14)
St. Matthews United Methodist Church, 202 Hope Mills Road, Fayetteville, NC 28304

Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 6 p.m. (RSVP by 10/20)
Trinity AME Zion Church, 631 E. Florida Street, Greensboro, NC 27403

Please RSVP at 704-314-4720 or cwilder@hoodseminary.edu


Professor Bradley Trick's New Book Published

Abrahamic Descent, Testamentary Adoption, and the Law in Galatians - Differentiating Abraham's Sons, Seed, and Children of Promise
was published by Brill in August. In this volume, Bradley R. Trick, Assistant Professor of New Testament, argues that Hellenistic testamentary adoption provides the key to understanding Abrahamic descent and its implications for the law in Galatians. Read more here.

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