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Rev. Dr. Jos Strengholt

CEAC Welcomes New Fellow - Rev. Dr. Jos Strengholt

Mar. 19, 2013

by Joel Elowsky

The CEAC is pleased to welcome the newest member to our group of CEAC Fellows, the Rev. Dr. Jos Strengholt. Dr. Jozef Martinus Strengholt - his friends call him "Jos" - is a priest in the Anglican Church in Egypt and teaches patristics at the Alexandria School of Theology with which the CEAC has partnered on a number of projects including a seminar on the early church and the recently completed conference on Nicea, where Dr. Michael Glerup also made a presentation. Jos has an MA in the history of the middle east, and Ph.D. in theology, both of which he received from the University of Utrecht. Dr. Strengholt has published a number of books and articles on issues pertaining to theology and more specifically to Egypt and the Middle East. Besides his academic background.Dr. Strengholt has a strong background in working with the media, having been involved as middle east correspondent with Dutch radio earlier in his career. His language skills allow him to communicate and do research in at least six languages.

We are pleased to have Dr. Strengholt join our list of distinguished fellows which includes:

Dr. Michel Libambu
Professor of Patristics at Catholic University of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Dr. Helen Rhee
Assistant Professor of History of Christianity, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA

Dr. David Wilhite
Assistant Professor of Theology, George W. Truett Theological Seminary, Baylor University, Waco, TX

Dr. Peter Martens
Assistant Professor of Theological Studies, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri