Category: From the President


Lancaster Bible College Inaugurates Sixth President Dr. Thomas L. Kiedis

April 29, 2022

Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School celebrated the inauguration of sixth President Dr. Thomas L. Kiedis at a ceremony on April 29 in Good Shepherd Chapel. Attended by college trustees, board members, administration, faculty, staff, students, family and community, the inauguration ceremony included a keynote address by Dr. Ed Stetzer, Executive Director […]

Pete Beers Flourishes in New Role as Vice President of Traditional Undergraduate Education

February 17, 2022

Just before Christmas 2021, LBC | Capital President Dr. Thomas L. Kiedis announced that Pete Beers would take on the role of Vice President of Traditional Undergraduate Education effective Jan. 1—an interim position he’d held since April 2021. Beers has effectively led teams in Student Affairs, Admissions and Athletics while serving as an integral member […]

A Column by President Emeritus Dr. Peter W. Teague: Reflecting on Life & Faith on a Milestone Birthday

February 8, 2022

(This column originally ran in LNP | LancasterOnline on Feb. 6, 2022. Happy birthday, Dr. Teague!) Prior to the release of his latest film, “The Tragedy of Macbeth,” Denzel Washington sat down with New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd. During that interview he said, “What I do, what I make, what I made — all […]

LBC | Capital Forms New Partnership with Kingdom International Consortium

June 21, 2021

Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School has formed a new partnership with Kingdom International Consortium (KIC) to equip leaders and members of the group to further their education at LBC | Capital. Those affiliated with KIC, a network of 26 churches, para-church ministries and businesses, may choose to enroll at LBC | […]

Why Is Diversity So Hard?

January 30, 2020

(Jael Chambers founded of Cultured Enuf, a diversity consultant firm, assisted Lancaster Bible College with its 2020-21 Diversity Audit and began his role as LBC | Capital Executive Vice President on Jan. 15, 2023.) Why is creating a truly diverse team and knowing how to truly value diversity in our lives, ‘valuing differences,’ so difficult? […]

Celebrating 85 Years Of LBC

December 13, 2018
Categories: From the President

The 2018-2019 academic year marks the 85th anniversary of our founding. For Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary and Graduate School, our 85th anniversary year is a time to honor God’s faithfulness as we remember the past, celebrate the present and believe in our future. Eighty-five years ago today, August 1, 1933, Dr. Henry Heydt […]

President of LBC Announces 2019 Retirement

August 23, 2018

In their August 21 Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School’s board of trustees meeting, long-term president Dr. Peter W. Teague announced his plan to retire from the presidency on August 1, 2019 upon completion of his 20th year as lead servant of LBC. He is the third longest-serving seated president of the […]

A Heart for Students

September 12, 2017
Categories: From the President

This article was reprinted from the spring 2017 issue of Fig Stories Lancaster with special permission form Fig Industries. Dr. Peter W. Teague, president of Lancaster Bible College for the past 18 years, is an avid reader. One of the writers dearest to him is the beloved Christian scholar and author C.S. Lewis. In his […]