Dr. Bill Ury

(585) 642-3852
Raleigh, NC

Bill Ury, PhD

Professor Emeritus of Theological Studies


Dr. Ury was raised in Taiwan, where his parents served as missionaries. He earned a BA from Asbury College and an MDiv from Asbury Theological Seminary. Dr. Ury completed his studies at Drew University, earning a PhD in theology. He taught systematic and historical theology at Wesley Biblical Seminary for 24 years. Dr. Ury preaches on the “Hour of Holiness,” a weekly radio show aired across the nation by American Family Radio. In 2017 Dr. Ury and his wife Diane began a ministry within the Salvation Army as National Ambassadors for Holiness. He is the author of several books, including  Trinitarian Personhood and The Bearer: Forgiveness from the Heart.


  • Ph.D., Drew University
  • M.Div., Asbury Theological Seminary
  • B.A., Asbury College

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