the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

T. Vaughn Walker

WMU Professor of Christian Ministries (1996) and Professor of Black Church Studies (1986)

Dr. Walker was the first African American scholar to be elected to the faculty of Southern Seminary. He has also been a visiting professor at Berea College and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Dr. Walker has contributed to several journals and other periodicals. Dr. Walker is a frequent speaker at conferences on both the church and Christian social ministries. He also serves as senior pastor of the First Gethsemane Baptist Church in Louisville.

T. Vaughn Walker

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B.S., Hampton University; M.S., Eastern Illinois University; M.Div./C.E., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Oregon State University
That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.