SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

May 13, 2013

Gordon-Conwell graduation at a glance


The Salem News

---- — What: Commencement ceremony for Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in Hamilton

When: Saturday, May 11

Where: Gordon College in Wenham

Graduates: 290 master’s degrees, 45 doctor of ministry degrees

Speaker: The Rev. Roberto Miranda, senior pastor of Congregación León de Judá in Boston. Miranda’s church is recognized for its outreach to minority youth and Latino immigrants. He is founder of Covenant for New England, a group that brings together various religious ministries, as well as founder and president of the Fellowship of Latino Pastors of New England, which serves more than 70 Latino churches.

Honorary degree: Miranda received an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree “in recognition of his accomplished leadership and deep commitment to the vitality of the church.”