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Dr. Rubel Shelly

Dr. Rubel Shelly
3710 Franklin Road
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 297-5053

   Rubel Shelly has preached for the Woodmont Hills Church of Christ in Nashville since 1978.  During that time, he has also taught at David Lipscomb University and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. He is known as a community leader in Nashville and has served with such groups as the AIDS Education Committee of the American Red Cross and a medical relief project to an 1100-bed children's hospital in Moscow called "From Nashville With Love."

   He is the author of more than 20 books, including several which have been translated into languages such as Korean, Japanese, Portuguese, Italian, French, and Russian.

   He has published widely in religious journals. He is co-editor with Mike Cope of the magazine
Wineskins. Shelly has lectured on Christian apologetics, ethics, and medical ethics on university campuses across America and in several foreign countries. He has done short-term mission work in such places as Kenya, the Czech Republic, Croatia, Bulgaria, and Russia. 

   He was educated at Harding University (B.A.), Harding Graduate School of Religion (M.A., M. Th.), and Vanderbilt University (M.A., Ph.D.).

   He is married to the former Myra Shappley, and they are the parents of three children: Mrs. David (Michelle) Arms, Tim, and Tom.

Shelly is a key participant in the content of the web site Faith Matters

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