Beulah S. Hostetler
AboutBeulah Stauffer Hostetler earned the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Religious Thought at the University of Pennsylvania in 1977. She has served on numerous Mennonite Church committees and boards, including the Editorial Council of the fifth volume of the Mennonite Encyclopedia; the committee to write a new inter-Mennonite confession of faith; the church wide Council on Faith, Life, and Strategy; The Leadership Commission of Franconia Conference; and on the boards of trustees of Christopher Dock Mennonite High School and Eastern Mennonite College.
In the summer of 1986 she was selected to participate in a National Endowment for the Humanities summer seminar at Harvard University on Religion and Cultural Change in American History.
She is presently Associate Director of the Center for the Study of Anabaptist and Pietist Groups at Elizabethtown College, Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, and Assistant Professor of Sociology. Beulah and her husband, John, are members of Blooming Glen Mennonite Church.