Vera Low Center for Student Enrichment -- Phase III
Cumberland Chapel is Phase III of the Vera Low Center for Student Enrichment. Bethel broke ground on the new 900-seat chapel on May 5 in conjunction with Spring 2012 Commencement exercises. See related story at http://www.bethelu.edu/news/2012/05/05/bethel-breaks-ground-on-new-chapel.397803
The chapel will honor six Cumberland Presbyterian ministerial couples and their service to the denomination. These couples are: James and Freda Gilbert, James and Helen Knight, Hugh and Pat Parsons, Bill and Dolores Rustenhaven, Leroy and Andrea Muenzler, and Rodney and Pauline McCord.
Above: An artist's rendering of the interior of Cumberland Chapel.