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Gil Ridenour

Instructor of Theology, Associate Campus Minister

Campus Ministry

Heelan 041
712-279-5485
Gil.Ridenour@briarcliff.edu

Started at Briar Cliff:

2009

Education

Gil holds a bachelor's degree in history and bachelor's degree in religious studies from Iowa State University at Ames and a master’s degree in theology from Creighton University in Omaha, Neb. He also has a master's degree in history from the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, SD.  Gil also enjoys studying the life and times of St. Francis of Assisi and St. Augustine of Hippo.


About

At Briar Cliff, Gil works in Campus Ministry, is an instructor in theology, and is an assistant track coach, for jumpers. He was a high jumper for Iowa State University's track and field team. He now lives just outside Allen, Neb., with his wife, Shannon, and three children, Jude, Cora and Michael. 

Classes Taught:

CORE 100 — Franciscan Life
LIBA 410 — Global Society
THEO 115 — Foundations of Christianity
THEO 116 — Church in the World
THEO 195 — Theology of Harry Potter