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Theological Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

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Education

  • Ph.D., Philosophy, Free University—Amsterdam
  • M.A., Christian Thought, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • B.S., Liberty University

Research Interests

  • The plight of rural America
  • The intersection between politics, philosophy and theology
  • The work of Zygmunt Baumann

Matt Bonzo, Ph.D.

  • Professor of Philosophy

  • Traditional Undergraduate Humanities Division
  • Traditional Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Studies Division

Education

  • Ph.D., Philosophy, Free University—Amsterdam
  • M.A., Christian Thought, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • B.S., Liberty University

Research Interests

  • The plight of rural America
  • The intersection between politics, philosophy and theology
  • The work of Zygmunt Baumann

Dr. Matt Bonzo is a professor of philosophy at Cornerstone University. Dr. Bonzo teaches introductory philosophy courses for underclassmen, providing them with an introduction to how philosophy informs faith and vice versa. By doing so, he encourages students to gain a deeper understanding of why they believe what they believe. Dr. Bonzo also teaches upper-level philosophy courses in the Humanities Division.

Dr. Bonzo received his Bachelor of Science from Liberty University and his Master of Arts from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. His Ph.D., titled “Indwelling the Forsaken Other: The Trinitarian Ethics of Jurgen Moltmann,” was completed at Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam.

Dr. Bonzo and his family own a community-supported farm called Small Wonders, where they raise livestock and grow a variety of crops.

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Hobbies

  • Farming

Campus Involvement

  • Promotion and Tenure Committee
  • Core Committee

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.