Charles Cosgrove

 Charles Cosgrove
Address660 E Butterfield Road
Lombard, IL 60148

Professor of New Testament Studies and Christian Ethics, Northern Baptist Theological Seminary

Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary,
M.Div., Bethel Theological Seminary,
B.A., Bethel College,

Dr. Cosgrove grew up in the Chicagoland area. He is married to Debbie Fredericks and has a daughter Katherine. Dr. Cosgrove attended Bethel College (St. Paul) from 1972-1976, where he majored in Biblical and Theological Studies and minored in Music and Greek. From 1976-1979 he pursued an M. Div. Degree at Bethel Theological Seminary (St. Paul), where he majored in New Testament. During these years, he served as youth director and later as choir director at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis. In 1985, Dr. Cosgrove received his Ph.D. in New Testament from Princeton Theological Seminary. During his years of doctoral study, he and his wife lived in Princeton, New Jersey, and later in Tubingen, West Germany. While at Princeton, Dr. Cosgrove served as choir director of Collingswood Presbyterian Church (Collingswood, N. J.). Dr. Cosgrove came to Northern in 1984.

Dr. Cosgrove offers Christian adult education series and workshops in various settings. He also directs choirs, both youth and adult, as well as perform in brass groups and other instrumental ensembles for worship.

He is an accomplished jazz trombonist.

Areas of Interest

New Testament Studies and Christian Ethics

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