Dr. Padilla previously served as the Dean of the Hispanic Ministries Program and professor of New Testament at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, as well as Dean of the school’s Boston campus, the Center for Urban Ministerial Education. Dr. Padilla is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) and served as pastor in New York City (a Spanish-speaking congregation), and as interim pastor in Newton, MA. Dr. Padilla holds a Ph.D. in New Testament and Early Christian Literature from Drew University. He is the author of various books, including a book on the Gospel of John, and has published many articles in The Westminster Dictionary of Theologians.
Rev. Eliezer Álvarez-Diaz
Instituto Bíblico "Juan Figueroa Umpierre", Iglesia Cristiana Discípulos de Cristo