Affiliate in Christian Ministry
The Rev. Dr. Peter C. Wool is Affiliate Professor of Christian Ministry and Co-Director of the Academic Advising Team at Palmer Theological Seminary. He is also a Marriage and Family Therapist with a private practice in Center City Philadelphia.
An ordained American Baptist minister, Dr. Wool specializes in being an Interim Pastor in transitioning congregations and currently serves as Transitional Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Philadelphia. He has also served as Interim Pastor at Lansdowne Baptist Church in Lansdowne, PA, The Baptist Church in the Great Valley, Devon, PA, and Central Baptist Church in Wayne, PA. Dr. Wool was pastor of the First Baptist Church of Philadelphia from 1983 to 1994. Prior to 1983, he served as pastor of the First Baptist Church of Lambertville, NJ.
Dr. Wool completed a Post Degree Program in Marital and Family Therapy specializing in Couple and Sex Therapy at PENN Council for Relationships - a Division of Family Study, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania. He received his Doctor of Ministry and Master of Divinity degrees from the Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration as well as an Associate of Arts degree in Music from the University of Delaware.
Dr. Wool's hobbies and interests include music, travel, reading, gardening, and cats.