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Clergyman , theology studies educator

Alan John Meenan, American clergyman, theology studies educator. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, United States of America, 1973. Yale University research fellow, 1976-1977. Teacher Chogoria High School, Meru, Keyna, 1965-1966. Member Tyndale Fellowship for Biblical Research, Theta Phi.

Background

Meenan, Alan John was born on February 7, 1946 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Arrived in United States, 1970, naturalized, 2001. Son of John and Elizabeth (Holland) Meenan.

Education

Bachelor, Queen's University, Belfast, 1970. Master of Divinity, Asbury Theological Seminary, Wilmore, Kentucky, 1972. Master of Theology, Asbury Theological Seminary, Wilmore, Kentucky, 1975.

Doctor of Philosophy, Edinburgh University, 1981.

Career

Pastor Wilmore Presbyterian Church, 1972-1974. Assistant pastor St. Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh, 1974-1977. Senior pastor 3d Presbyterian Church, Richmond, Virginia, 1977—1984, Canoga Park Presbyterian Church, California, 1984-1989, First Presbyterian Church, Amarillo, Texas, 1989-1997, Hollywood Presbyterian Church, California, 1997—2005, Church Nations, Glendale, since 2006.

Founder, president The Word Is Out, Los Angeles, 2005. Visiting lecturer Nairobi Graduate School Theology, Kenya, 1983, 89. Adjunct professor W. Africa Theological Seminary, Lagos, Nigeria, since 2004, Northrise University, Ndola, Zambia, South Asia Institute Advisory Christian Studies. since 2009.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, United States of America, 1973.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor reviews to religious publications, including Asbury Bible Commentary.

Membership

Teacher Chogoria High School, Meru, Keyna, 1965-1966. Member Tyndale Fellowship for Biblical Research, Theta Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, photography, reading, swimming, squash racquets.

Connections

Married Vicky Lee Woodall, May 6, 1974. Children: Kelly Elizabeth, Katie Michelle, Kimberly Brooke.

father:
John Meenan

mother:
Elizabeth (Holland) Meenan

spouse:
Vicky Lee Woodall

child:
Katie Michelle Meenan

child:
Kelly Elizabeth Meenan

child:
Kimberly Brooke Meenan