Sylvie T. Raquel PhD
Associate Professor of Biblical Studies
STARTED AT TIU:
BA, East Texas Baptist University
MDiv, PhD, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
Prior to coming to Trinity, Dr. Raquel taught at East Texas Baptist University, Nunez College, New Orleans Baptist Seminary, and Xavier University in New Orleans. She also has experience working in three different international churches in youth ministry, discipleship ministry, and prison ministry. Dr. Raquel has taken missions trips to Kazakhstan, France, Mexico, Brazil, and Ecuador, as well as within the U.S. She cofounded two ESL ministries, is fluent in three languages (English, French, Spanish), and has studied four more (Greek, Hebrew, Latin, and German) languages. Dr. Raquel specializes in textual criticism of the New Testament and has conducted research at the Center of New Testament Textual Studies in New Orleans.