Stephen Coleman


Old Testament

Rev. Dr. Stephen Coleman (PhD, The Catholic University of America) is assistant professor of Old Testament at Westminster Theological Seminary and senior research fellow at the J. Alan Groves Center for Advanced Biblical Research. Dr. Coleman previously served as associate pastor at Wallace Presbyterian Church in College Park, Maryland for nearly a decade (2008–2017).

Dr. Coleman’s academic interests include biblical languages; ancient Near Eastern language and literature; linguistics; wisdom literature and the psalms. He has published numerous reviews in the Bulletin for Biblical Research and has served as an adjunct professor in the Old Testament department at Westminster for 4 years.

Education

  • PhD in Semitic and Egyptian Languages and Literatures, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, 2016
  • MA in Semitic and Egyptian Languages and Literatures, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, 2010
  • MDiv, Westminster Seminary California, Escondido, 2005
  • BA in English, Grove City College, Grove City, PA, 2002

Church Ministry

Dr. Coleman is an ordained teaching elder in the PCA. He has served on the Candidates and Credentials Committee of the Pacific Presbytery and the Christian Education Committee and Program Committee of the Potomac Presbytery. He has also chaired the Candidates and Credentials Committee of the Potomac Presbytery.

Teaching and Professional History

  • Adjunct Professor of Old Testament, Westminster Theological Seminary, 2014–2017
  • Associate Pastor, Wallace Presbyterian Church in College Park, MD, 2012–2017
  • Guest Lecturer, Reformed Theological Seminary in Washington, DC, 2012–present
  • Guest Lecturer, Reformed Theological Seminary in Atlanta, GA, 2015
  • Teaching Fellow, The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, 2010–2012
  • Assistant Pastor, Wallace Presbyterian Church in College Park, MD, 2008–2012
  • Assistant Pastor, Valley Presbyterian Church in North Hills, CA, 2005–2008

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