Horace "Skip" Horton-Parker

Horace "Skip" Horton-Parker |   

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  • Ph.D., Regent University (Theology)
  • M.A., Regent University
  • M.A., University of Virginia
  • B.A., Randolph Macon College

Courses Taught

  • Christian Theology
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • World Religions
  • Theological Aesthetics
  • Worldviews
  • Survey of the New Testament
  • Survey of the Old Testament
  • Research and Writing

Awards and Honors

  • Nominated as a member of "Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges" by the Regent University Faculty (2009, 2010)
  • Passed Comprehensive Exams "With Distinction" (2008)
  • Invited to "A Gathering in the Holy Spirit IV: A Conversation among Non-Denominational Christians and Roman Catholics" sponsored by the Centro Pro Unione (Franciscan Friars of the Atonement) at the Vatican. This working group was a bridge toward formalizing dialogue between the Vatican and non-denominational Christians (2007).
  • Invited to contribute to a symposium on multi-faith education at Auburn Theological Seminary, New York, 2007
  • "Religious Studies Faculty of the Year" award from Regent School of Undergraduate Studies, (2005)
  • Named a Teaching Fellow in the Regent University School of Divinity's inaugural Ph.D. Program, (2002)
  • NEXUS Interfaith Dialogue Project: Peacemaker Award of Appreciation (2001)
  • Co-edited the Virginia Counselors Journal, which won the award for best state counselor journal in the country in 1995
  • Received the first Beasley Full-Tuition Scholarship awarded by the Regent School of Divinity (1984)


  • Design Team board member of the NEXUS Interfaith Dialogue Project at Virginia Wesleyan University (1999-present)
  • Judge: Metropolis of New Jersey St. John Chrysostom Oratorical Festival, 2012
  • "SUPERBOOK" Subject matter expert (2010)

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Religion
  • Society for Pentecostal Studies
  • Society of Christian-Buddhist Studies
  • Wesleyan Philosophical Society