School of Religion
Barry Tryon returned to the School of Religion in January 2011 where he started his
theological training more than 30 years earlier. Barry's experience includes Executive
Secretary/Ministerial Director of the Pennsylvania Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.
He has served as pastor of the Hampden Heights Seventh-day Adventist Church in Reading,
PA, the Philadelphia Boulevard Seventh-day Adventist Church in Philadelphia, PA, and
the Cross City SDA Church in Cross City, Florida.
"My life mission is to inspire, teach and nurture a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and a commitment to complete discipleship in myself and others."
Barry is married to Lillian Boles Tryon and together they have two grown sons, Daniel and David.
Education and Degrees:
•Ph.D. in process from Andrews University
•D. Min - Andrews University
•M.Div. - Andrews University
•BA - Southern Missionary College
•Adventist Theological Society
Undergraduate Classes Dr. Tryon Teaches:
•Introduction to Christian Leadership
•Life and Teachings of Jesus
•Introduction to Ministry