An Interview with Dr. Tony Burke

An Interview with Dr. Tony Burke

Coleman Ford and Shawn Wilhite sit down with Dr. Tony Burke to discuss his interests in Biblical Studies and New Testament Apocrypha. Dr. Burke teaches Biblical Studies in the humanities department at York University in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

An Interview with Drs. Michael Svigel and Will Varner

An Interview with Drs. Michael Svigel and Will Varner

Shawn Wilhite sits down with Drs. Michael Svigel and Will Varner to discuss topics of New Testament and Earliest Christianity. Dr. Svigel is Professor of Theological Studies at Dallas Theological Seminary. Dr. Varner is Professor of New Testament at the Masters College.

An Interview with Rick Brannan

An Interview with Rick Brannan

Shawn Wilhite sits down with Rick Brannon to discuss his interests in the Apostolic Fathers and New Testament Apocrypha. Rick is Information Architect at Logos Bible Software.

An Interview with Dr. Ben Blackwell

An Interview with Dr. Ben Blackwell

Coleman Ford and Shawn Wilhite sit down with Dr. Ben Blackwell to discuss his interests in New Testament literature and Patristic theology. Dr. Blackwell is Professor of Christian Theology at Houston Baptist University.

An Interview with Dr. Lynn Cohick

An Interview with Dr. Lynn Cohick

Coleman Ford and Shawn Wilhite sit down with Dr. Lynn Cohick to discuss topics of New Testament and Earliest Christianity. Dr. Cohick is Professor of New Testament at Wheaton College.

An Interview with Dr. Nancy Pardee

An Interview with Dr. Nancy Pardee

Dr. Pardee is administrator for the University of Chicago Center for Jewish Studies and served as Adjunct lecturer at schools in the Chicago area—Both at the University of Chicago and Saint Xavier University. 

Dr. Pardee’s academic writing interests center around the study of the Didache. She has a published article in The Didache in Context: Essays on Its Text, History, and Transmission published by Brill (1995). She has other articles on the Didache in the Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception, a forthcoming SBL Volume, and a few other articles in OT and NT. She is also the author of The Genre and Development of the Didache published by Mohr Siebeck in 2012. Over the past number of years, she has been involved in SBL and the Chicago Society of Biblical Research. 

2015 Martyrdom Conference: Panel Discussion

2015 Martyrdom Conference: Panel Discussion

A panel discussion featuring Jarvis Williams of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Greg Cochran of California Baptist University, and Bryan Litfin of the Moody Bible Institute at the 2015 Center for Ancient Christian Studies Martyrdom in the Early Church conference.

 

2015 Martyrdom Conference: Greg Cochran

2015 Martyrdom Conference: Greg Cochran

Greg Cochran, Director of Applied Theology and Associate Professor at California Baptist University presents his paper titled, "Perspective on Persecution: Matthew's Gospel and the Challenge to Martyrology", at the 2015 Center for Ancient Christian Studies Martyrdom in the Early Church conference.

2015 Martyrdom Conference: Bryan Litfin

2015 Martyrdom Conference: Bryan Litfin

Bryan Litfin, Professor of Theology at the Moodle Bible Institute presents his paper titled, “The Apocryphal Acts as Martyrdom Stories: Early Witnesses to a Robust 2nd Century Concept of Martyrdom.”, at the 2015 Center for Ancient Christian Studies Martyrdom in the Early Church conference.

2015 Martyrdom Conference: Jarvis Williams

2015 Martyrdom Conference: Jarvis Williams

Jarvis Williams, New Testament Associate Professor at the Southern Baptist Theological seminary presents his paper titled, “The Origin of Bishop Ignatius’s Martyr Complex? The Nachwirgung of Maccabean Martyr Theology on Ignatius’s Martyr Complex”, at the 2015 Center for Ancient Christian Studies Martyrdom in the Early Church conference.

 

A Discussion on Racial and Gender Identity in Early Christianity with Nate Collins and Dr. Jarvis Williams

A Discussion on Racial and Gender Identity in Early Christianity with Nate Collins and Dr. Jarvis Williams

Show Notes

Trey Moss sits down to talk about race and gender in early Christianity with Jarvis Williams, associate professor of New Testament at Southern Seminary, and Nathan Collins, New Testament researcher and adjunct professor at Southern Seminary. Both are currently writing and researching in early Christian identity. The conversation ranges from ancient concepts of race and gender, modern heuristic theories, and practical application of the gospel to race and gender. 

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An Interview with Dr. Thomas R. Schreiner

An Interview with Dr. Thomas R. Schreiner

Show Notes

Shawn Wilhite and Trey Moss sit down with Thomas R. Schreiner, James Buchanan Harrison Professor New Testament Interpretation and Professor of Biblical Theology at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary to discuss his new book, Faith Alone — The Doctrine of Justification: What the Reformers Taught and Why it Still Matters, Pauline Theology, and Patristic Soteriology.

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An Interview with Dr. Stephen Presley

An Interview with Dr. Stephen Presley

Coleman Ford sits down with Stephen Presley, Associate Professor of Church History and Director of the Southwestern Center for the Study of Early Christianity at Southwestern Theological Seminary to discuss his new book, The Intertextual Reception of Genesis 1–3 in Irenaeus of Lyons and his time at the University of St. Andrews for doctoral studies.

Show Notes

You can follow him on Twitter: @sopresley

An Interview with Dr. Heath Thomas

An Interview with Dr. Heath Thomas

Shawn Wilhite and Coleman Ford sit down with Heath Thomas, Dean, Herschel H. Hobbs College of Theology and Ministry at Oklahoma Baptist University, to discuss Lamentations, Umberto Eco, Theological Interpretation of Scripture (TIS), and upcoming writing projects.

Show Notes

The Scripture and Hermeneutics Seminar (the Seminar), formed in 1998, aims to work with like-minded colleagues to renew biblical interpretation so that all the resources of the academic rigor of biblical studies is directed towards hearing God’s address in and through Scripture today. The Seminar is a growing community of biblical and other Christian scholars, pastors and publishers.

You can follow him on Twitter: @h_a_thomas

An Interview with Dr. Craig Keener

An Interview with Dr. Craig Keener

Shawn Wilhite and Trey Moss sit down with Dr. Craig Keener, from Asbury Seminary, to discuss Jewish Backgrounds and the book of Acts. 

Show Notes:

Dr. Keener’s research interests extend from NT Background, Acts, the Historical Jesus, Miracles, the Gospels, to Ethnic/Racial Reconciliation. He has authored 17 books including his IVP Bible Background Commentary, Miracles: The Credibility of the NT Accounts, and The Historical Jesus of the Gospels.  His most recent text is a three-volume commentary on Acts

An Interview with Dr. Jarvis Williams

An Interview with Dr. Jarvis Williams

Shawn Wilhite, Coleman Ford, and Trey Moss sit down with Dr. Jarvis Williams about Pauline scholarship, Jewish background studies, and race and reconciliation.

An Interview with Dr. Matthew Crawford

An Interview with Dr. Matthew Crawford

In this episode Shawn Wilhite and Coleman Ford interview Dr. Matthew Crawford about his doctoral experience, recent publication, the publishing process, and more.