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Welcome to the Website of Manna Bible Institute
We're glad you've taken the time to visit our website!  We want to make our school known to you.  Since 1944, Manna Bible Institute has served the city of Philadelphia and the Delaware Valley by providing sound, evangelical Bible training to hundreds of men and women who are serving Christ in their local churches and in ministries throughout the greater Philadelphia area and around the world.  Many pastors, ministers, Bible teachers, missionaries, evangelists, and workers in Christian organizations have graduated from Manna and taken their places in the life and ministry of the Church.  Servants of Christ are trained here!

Manna is a non-denominational, multi-racial evening school with classes on Tuesday and Thursday evenings taught by a well-qualified faculty of dedicated teachers.  The school's main campus is located at 2309-13 N. Broad Street (between York & Dauphin Sts.) two blocks from Temple University's campus.  Manna also operates five extension campuses (one in Chester, PA and in New Jersey in West Atco, Glassboro, Mount Holly, and Willingboro.  Information concerning each campus is provided on this website. 

Manna's School Verse

"Thy words were found, and I did eat them, and thy word was unto me the joy and rejoicing of my heart; for I am called by thy name, O Lord God of hosts."

Jeremiah 15:16



Dr. Charles L. McNeil, Sr.
President, Manna Bible Institute
The Mission of Manna Bible Institute is to teach and equip students, by means of the study of the Bible and related subjects, to proclaim the Gospel, to instruct others in the Word of God, and to prepare them to be missionaries, pastors, teachers, and Christian workers.

MANNA'S NEW PRESIDENT
Rev. Dr. Charles L. McNeil, Sr.

Dr. Charles L. McNeil became the 11th president of Manna Bible Institute at an investiture ceremony on Saturday, January 24th. Among the special guests who participated in the service were Dr. Robert Duffet, president of Eastern University and Palmer Theological Seminary; Dr. Todd Williams, president of Cairn University; Dr. Damone Jones, moderator of the Pennsylvania Eastern Keystone Baptist Association; Dr. Malcolm Byrd, Director of the Mayor's Office of Faith Based Initiatives of the City of Philadelphia; Rev. Harry Moore, Sr., senior pastor of Mt. Olive Baptist Church; and Dr. Dennis Thomas, senior pastor of First Corinthian Baptist Church. We welcome Dr. McNeil as he leads Manna in its Christ-centered mission "to teach and equip students, by means of the study of the Bible and related subjects, to proclaim the Gospel, to instruct students in the Word of God, and to prepare them to be missionaries, pastors, teachers, and Christian workers."​

See the President's Message on the Welcome Page

Photos of the Investiture Service and Reception are on the Photos Page