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Delores Friesen, Ph.D.

Biblical Seminary

Education history

  • Ph.D., Counseling and Human Development with emphases in Marriage and Family Counseling, Human Development and Religion, University of Idaho
  • M.S., International and Comparative Education, Indiana University
  • B.A., B.S., Goshen College


I am married to J. Stanley Friesen, a pastor and an adjunct professor. We are the parents of three adult children and six grandchildren.

Selected works

  • "The Gift Restored, The Gift: Further Study," Sexuality: The Gift, edited by Anne Krabill Hershberger, 2010
  • Mennonite Perspectives on Pastoral Counseling, by Daniel Schipani, 2007
  • Living More with Less Study/Action Guide, published by Alternatives for Simple Living, 1999
  • "Peace Education and Conflict Resolution," Healing the Children of War, by Phyllis Kilbourn, 1997
  • Editor: All Are Witnesses: A Collection of Sermons by Mennonite Brethren Women, Kindred Productions, 1996