Professor of Practice

nbaxter@lancasterseminary.edu

Degrees

  • MDiv Lancaster Theological Seminary, 1976
  • DMin Lancaster Theological Seminary, 1984

The Right Reverend Nathan D. Baxter has served the Episcopal Church as Bishop of the Central Pennsylvania Episcopal Diocese. An in-demand preacher, theologian, and professor, he has taught at, among others, Harvard Divinity School, Virginia Theological Seminary, Princeton University and the Episcopal Divinity School, and has served as Acting President and Dean of Lancaster Theological Seminary. The recipient of numerous honors and awards, including chaplain of the Queen’s Venerable Order of St. John of Jerusalem, Bishop Baxter has received eight honorary doctorates in recognition of his theological and religious leadership.