Hershael W. York

 Hershael W. York

Address2199 East Main Street
Columbus, OH

Victor and Louise Lester Professor of Christian Preaching Associate Dean, Ministry and Proclamation, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

B.A., University of Kentucky,
M.A., University of Kentucky,
M.Div., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary,
Ph.D., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary,

Before joining the faculty of Southern Seminary, Dr. York led the thriving congregation of Ashland Avenue Baptist Church in Lexington, Ky, during a time in which the church experienced tremendous growth. Since coming to Southern, Dr. York has authored two books on speaking and preaching, has been featured in Preaching Today as one of the best preachers in North America, has spoken at the International Congress on Preaching, and has served as the President of the Kentucky Baptist Convention. He is currently the pastor of the Buck Run Baptist Church in Frankfort and frequently ministers in Brazil and Romania. He has also served as pastor of the First Baptist Church of Marion, Arkansas, and served as Chancellor of the Lexington Baptist College.

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