Profile
2009

Joas Adiprasetya

Pastor at Pondok Indah Indonesian Christian Church, Jakarta

Reverend Dr. Joas Adiprasetya (STH ’09) is the President and Lecturer in Systematic Theology at Jakarta Theological Seminary and Pastor at Pondok Indah Indonesian Christian Church, Jakarta. Jakarta Theological Seminary is the oldest ecumenical seminary in Indonesia (80 years in 2014) and is the leading seminary on social issues like LGBTIQ, interfaith, and migrant justice work from among more than 400 seminaries in Indonesia. He is a member of the following organizations: Network of Theologians, WCRC (World Communion of Reformed Churches), a drafting team of WCC’s document on Christian Identity in the Pluralistic Society, the Board of Trustees of ATESEA (Association for Theological Education in Southeast Asia), and the Commission of Theology, Indonesian Communion of Churches. Reverend Dr. Adiprasetya lives in Jakarta on the seminary campus with his wife, Sofie, and three sons (two of them were born while Dr. Adiprasetya was studying in the US).