About five months ago I began my doctoral coursework at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Approximately three months prior, I graduated with an M.Div. from the same institution. Lord willing, I will complete the program in three to four years. The question some have asked---the question I asked myself repeatedly as I approached important deadlines: … Continue reading Why I am Pursuing a Ph.D.
What is biblical theology? Prior to coming to seminary, the phrase 'biblical theology' was unfamiliar to me--unfamiliar, not in the sense that I had never heard the phrase before, but because I wasn't entirely sure what it meant. "Of course we want our theology to be biblical," I thought, "That seems like an obvious point … Continue reading What is Biblical Theology? Thoughts from Graham Goldsworthy and Edmund Clowney