Jeff Seif Bio

Jeff Seif

In addition to his pastoral work, Dr. Jeffrey Seif was recently promoted, and awarded the title of University Distinguished Professor of Bible and Jewish Studies, at Kings University.

Jeffrey Seif was born and raised in a German-Jewish family.  In time, Jeff eventually came to faith in Jesus, subsequent to which he went to the Moody Bible Institute in Chicago to prepare for a vocation in Jewish-related ministries, and finished formal studies by taking a master’s degree and doctorate from Southern Methodist University, Dallas.

Jeff is also a proud graduate of the North Texas Regional Police Academy, and has experience as a police officer and college instructor in Criminal Justice. Dr. Seif has written many books and articles, and is a sought after congregational and conference speaker.

Professor Seif serves on the faculties of the Messianic Jewish Bible Institute, the Messianic Jewish Theological Institute, the Israel College of the Bible, Christ for the Nations Institute, Dallas, and teaches regularly at Kings University. Among other things, Dr. Seif is the Project Manager and Vice President of the Messianic Jewish Family Bible Project, which has produced the Tree of Life New Testament and the Shared Heritage Bible.

Jeff leads “Sar Shalom Congregation,” in Plano. He can be reached through drjeffreyseif@aol.com.  Jeff is married to Patricia Lynn Seif and together they have two boys and a daughter in law.

Dr. Seif enjoys running, weight lifting, ballroom dancing and his Harley Davidson motorcycle.