The Rev. Dr. Christopher Benek is the lead clergy expert in the world on Artificial Intelligence. He is known internationally for his expertise regarding emerging technology and theology. Rev. Benek has previously served churches in Hopewell & Ridgewood New Jersey; Greenville, Ohio; Hilton Head Island, South Carolina and Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He holds degrees from Hiram College, Princeton Theological Seminary, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, and he is currently enrolled at Durham University in the United Kingdom.
He is a graduate of the world’s first ever Doctor of Ministry program focusing specifically on Science and Theology. The program was envisioned with the help of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and implemented through Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. Rev. Benek currently resides in South Florida and is the 2018 Moderator of Presbytery of Tropical Florida.
“I believe that Christ started a redemptive process in the world that all people are invited to participate in.” – The Rev. Dr. Christopher J. Benek
Dr. Benek has been featured in countless media features throughout the world including: The New York Times, The Atlantic, Gizmodo, The Associated Press, Le Monde, The UK Daily Mail, Yahoo News, USA Today, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Motherboard, Russia Today, and Christianity Today.
BA, MDIV, PHD
Parker Sharp Professor of Theology and Ethics, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
BA, MS, EMBA, PHD
Founder & CEO at INSTO/Installments Inc.
BA, PHD Honoris Causa
Founder of NOSTALAB
Founder and Leader, Doxa Deo and City Changers Movement
BSC, MA, PHD, PHD, FRAS
Principal, St. John’s College and Professor of Theology and Religion at Durham University