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Dr Linzay Rinquest - LTh, MTh, DTh

Dr Linzay Rinquest joined the seminary during 1996 as a part-time lecturer and administrator after having served as a youth worker and pastor. Having graduated from the seminary with a Licentiate in Theology he pursued and completed both Masters and Doctoral studies at the University of Stellenbosch with specializations in Old Testament. He undertook part of his research in the USA and also undertook field experience in Biblical Archaeology in Israel. He became the Registrar in 1998 and lectures in Biblical Hebrew, Old Testament and various other disciplines. He became the Principal in 2006 having served a term as Acting-Principal.

Dr Ronnie Davis - BA, MDiv, PhD New Testament, Greek

Ronnie Davis studied at the Howard Payne University where he was awarded his BA in Practical Theology in 1985. He then moved on to complete his Master of Divinity at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and achieved his doctorate in Biblical Studies, specialising in both Old Testament and New Testament Studies along with Greek and Hebrew. He started teaching at the Seminary in 2000 and has been appointed as a career missionary of the International Mission Board, serving full-time at the Seminary.

Prof Godfrey Harold - BTh(Hons), MTh (New Testament), B.A.(Hons.) (Communication Science), Th. D (N.T. Studies), PhD (Systematic Theology)

Godfrey has 17 years of pastoral ministry within the Evangelical Church of South Africa and the Baptist Association of South Africa. He lectured for a year in 2005 at the University of Zululand. Godfrey holds a Dip. Theology and Adv. Dip. in Theology from Durban Bible College, BTh (Hons.) (Biblical Studies) and MTh (New Testament) and B.A.(Hons.) in Communication Science degrees from the University of Zululand. He completed his Th. D (N.T. Studies) at Trinity Graduate School of Apologetics and Theology (India) and a PhD in Systematic Theology at the University of Western Cape. He lectures in N.T. Exegesis, Biblical Background and Canon and Introduction to Practical Theology

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Dr Annelien Rabie-Boshoff - BSc (Ed), BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD, BA (Theol), LTh, MA (Practical Theology), PhD (Cand.)
Registrar (Academic)

Annelien studied at the University of Pretoria and completed a 4-year B.Sc. (Ed) in 1981, and a BA (Hons) in Plant Physiology in 1982. She completed an M.Sc. and a Ph.D. in Plant Physiology at the University of the Orange Free State (Bloemfontein) in 1986 and 1993 respectively. She also taught Biology and Science at Nelspruit High School and Jan Viljoen High School in Randfontein, and worked as manager of two Plant Culture laboratories in the Northern Province and the Western Cape from where she moved on to complete the Licentiate in Theology in 2003 at the Seminary. She has a special interest in Creation and Evolution, Ecotheology, the Global Warming debate, Bioethics, and the relationship between Science & Religion. She is currently registered for a PhD in Dogmatics & Ethics with the Seminary in cooperation with the University of Pretoria. She is filling the Registrar (Academic) position at the Seminary.

Dr Kennedy C. Mulenga - Dip-World Missions, Bth, MA (Theology), PhD (Pretoria)
Director External Studies/Lecturer

Dr K.C. Mulenga graduated from the Christian Vocation Training Centre (Lusaka), the Cape Town Baptist Seminary (CTBS), and the University of Pretoria. He holds PhD in Practical theology from the University of Pretoria. He joined the CTBS Faculty as Director External Studies in September 2011. He also lectures at the Seminary in Biblical studies, Practical Theology (Pastoral Care and HIV/AIDS Research), Biblical Hermeneutics, and Church History. His ministry experience prior to joining CTBS spans a 14-year period including lecturer and Dean of Students at CVTC, pastor of Royal Family Church (Lusaka), and Executive Director of Grace Fellowship Africa (South Africa). Dr Mulenga is the author of the book titled Empowering Church-Based Communities for Home-Based: A Pastoral Response to HIV/AIDS in Zambia, a chapter in ‘What’s faith got with it? A Global Multifaith Discussion in HIV Responses’, and a few journal articles in practical theology. He is married to Elizabeth and they have a son and two daughters.



Adjunct Faculty

  • Dr Charles Dickson - Dipl (Theol), BA, BA (Hons), MA (Biblical Studies), PhD - Blomvlei Road Baptist
  • Rev Peter Smallbones - LTh, BA
  • Mrs. Kathy Meissner - BA, BA(Hons), MA, MPhil (Applied Theology) – Clinical Psychologist
  • Rev. George Emedi - BTh, MA – Pastor Lofdal Community Church
  • Rev. Cliff Forgus - DipTh.; Interim pastor – Rylands Baptist Church
  • Rev. Sunday Sinyinza - BTh, MA (Practical Theology), PhD (cand.); FCBH Regional Coordinator: Bible Society of South Africa.
  • Rev. Llewellyn Clayton –BMin – (Youth) - Bontehuewel Baptist
  • Rev. Robert Facoline – Bmin - (Children & Youth) - Blomvlei Road Baptist

Staff Members

  • Cynthia Pland - Secretary
  • Colleen Nourse - Assistant Registrar
  • Vernon Williams - Administrator Assistant: External Studies & Information Technology
  • Carol-Anne Isaacs - Librarian
  • Peter Sumner - Director: Seminary Foundation
  • Sharene de Lange - Receptionist / Foundation Secretary
  • Arlene Haylett - Bookkeeper
  • Mark Alcock - Caretaker & Maintenance
  • Julia Mbili - Cleaner & Assistant

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About Us

After much investigation and debate, the 1972 Baptist Union Assembly, meeting at King William's Town, approved a motion that a Western Province branch of the Baptist Theological College of South Africa, be established in Cape Town, which would admit students of all races.

Cape Town Baptist Seminary was previously known as The Baptist Theological College of South Africa, Cape Town. The name change took place in September 2001.

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Physical Address:
52 - 64 Tarentaal Road,
Bridgetown 7764,
Cape Town, South Africa

Postal Address:
PO Box 38473,
Gatesville 7766

Tel: +27 21 637 9020.
Tel: +27 84 061 2658.
Fax: 086 435 3267

GPS Co-Ordinates
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This Seminary offers tuition on a full-time, part-time and distance-learning basis. Students may specialize in Pastoral Ministry, Missions, Youth Ministry or Children's Ministry. The Seminary offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in cooperation with the University of Pretoria and is accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) as a Private Higher Education Institution as reflected on certificate No 2000/HE08/005