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H. Harvey Murrill

Rev. H. Harvey Murrill, BA,
MDiv., D.D., Sr. Pastor

About Our Pastor

Rev. Harold H. Murrill, Sr. was born in Wilmington, North Carolina to the late Mr. and Mrs. C. T. Murrill, Sr. He received his early education in the public schools of Wilmington, NC, in New Hanover County. Upon receiving his primary education Rev. Murrill furthered his studies by successfully obtaining the following degrees:

  • BA in Political Science, Elizabeth City State University, Elizabeth City, NC
  • Master of Divinity, Shaw University School of Religion, Raleigh, NC
  • Doctoral Degree, Roanoke Theological Seminary, Elizabeth City, NC

Accomplishments – Published Works

  • History of the Roanoke Missionary Baptist Association 1866-1886
  • A Systematic Study of Romans and Galatians


Rev. Murrill is employed at Elizabeth City State University as the Associate Director of Admissions and Provost of Roanoke Theological Seminary in Elizabeth City, NC. He is also the current pastor of Mount Ararat Christian Church in Suffolk, Va.

He previously served as pastor at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, in Ahoskie, NC, as well as Cedar Landing Missionary Baptist Church, Windsor, NC.



Rev. Murrill is married to the former Vera L. Robertson and the father of four children: Harold, Jr., Verita, Terence and Sharla. He is also blessed with three grandchildren.


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