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Dr. Phil Devenish

Instructor Maine School of Ministry

Biography

Photo of Dr. Phil Devenish

Received his Ph. D. from SMU under Schubert Ogden in 1977. He taught at the University of Notre Dame from 1977-82 and taught and headed the M.Div. Program at The Divinity School at the University of Chicago from 1987-94.
Among other courses, Phil taught Christian systematic theology each of those twelve years. He pastored Union Congregational Church of Hancock, ME UCC from 1983-87 and First Congregational Church, UCC, Webster Groves, MO from 1994-97.
He owned and ran Devenish Wines, a Maine wholesale wine distributorship, from 2000-2015. Phoebe, his wife of 52 years, was an operating room nurse. They retired in 2016 and live in Hancock.