Pastor / Head of Staff
Rev. Dr. Paul J. Kirbas
Rev. Dr. Paul J. Kirbas has been a Presbyterian Minister for 27 years, serving congregations as Head of Staff in Georgia, Florida, and Illinois. He has also held several faculty positions in colleges and graduate schools. He received his Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Columbia Seminary, and a PhD in Theological Studies from the Graduate Theological Foundation with studies conducted at Oxford University. His doctoral studies focused on the intersection of religion and science. He has authored several books and studies on religion and science, and has led major conferences that have brought together leading scientists and theologians to address major issues facing our world. Dr. Kirbas is the founder of The Kirbas Institute, a nonprofit organization that sponsors events and creates studies that promote a constructive dialogue between faith and science.