Christian Students in the Middle East

CBM’s partner, Arab Baptist Theological Seminary (ABTS) in Beirut, Lebanon facilitates training for Christian leaders all over the Arab world. Pray for ABTS staff as they design a blended program that meets the needs of both part-time and online students. ABTS believes that online training balanced with face-to-face learning is very important.

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ABTS Programs and Student Body

The work of the Arab Baptist Theological Seminary continues to be very strategic for the Church in the Arab world. Last June we graduated 21 students from the various ABTS programs. We had graduates from Syria, Sudan, Yemen, Lebanon, Egypt, and USA (in the MRel degree in English). Our Online Arabic program, which we

Magi and Benyamin

Benyamin and Magi, earning Bachelor of Theology and Master of Divinity degrees, respectively, traveled to Lebanon from Egypt three years ago with their two small boys to begin a seminary journey that would prove to be characterized by the unexpected. They were surprised by the challenges they faced as they sought to balance their

Namir

Another well-loved student who walked across the graduation stage last week, Namir*, is recently engaged to another ABTS graduate and eager to return to his home country and apply the equipping that he received during his seminary journey. Having spent three years in Lebanon accomplishing the Bachelor of Theology degree, Botros dreams of being