Rev. Victor T. Hall, Sr. has been the pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Jamaica (Queens), New York since 1990. Prior to his call to Calvary, he was the pastor of New Hope Baptist Church, the oldest African-American Christian Witness in Dallas, Texas. Pastor Hall was licensed to preach by the Rev. Dr. E. K. Bailey and Concord Missionary Baptist Church in Dallas. He was ordained by the Eastern Baptist Association and the Rev. Dr. Harry S. Wright, Sr., at Cornerstone Baptist Church in Brooklyn, where he was a student minister for three years.