LBC | Capital Washington, D.C. History

Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School continues a legacy of biblical education in the nation’s capital that stretches back over 80 years. See how God has continued to be faithful in raising students in the Washington, D.C. area.

A Legacy of Biblical Education in the Nation’s Capital

The Washington location of LBC | Capital builds upon a strong tradition of Bible education and training in the Washington, D.C. area. In 1938, three local Bible institutes merged to form the Washington Bible Institute. Committed to training young people in intensive study of the Bible, the school continued to expand over the years. In 1956, the school became Washington Bible College, and later Capital Bible Seminary was added.

In 2012, the academic programs of Washington Bible College and Capital Bible Seminary were merged into Lancaster Bible College, resulting in strengthened program offerings here in Washington. As part of LBC | Capital, the Washington, D.C. location continues the legacy of providing biblically based education in the D.C. metro area.

Stories of Impacted Lives

Hear how LBC | Capital has had an impact on the lives of graduates and students throughout the years.

Take Your Next Step at LBC | Capital

Find out how you can continue your learning journey at the Washington, D.C. location of LBC | Capital.