The Atonement as Substitution

The Atonement as Substitution — Excerpt from my The Atonement: A Biblical, Theological, and Historical Study of the Cross of Christ (Nashville: B&H Academic, 2019), 197–98 As Easter Sunday approaches, today we consider the nature of the atonement as a...

My New Book on the Atonement Released Monday!

I am excited to announce that my new book, The Atonement: A Biblical, Theological, and Historical Study of the Cross of Christ (Nashville: B&H Academic, 2019), released Monday! Click here for ordering options. Drs. Danny Akin, Michael Bird, Craig Evans, John...

EARNING MY PHD: REFLECTIONS AFTER 30 YEARS

Thirty years ago this month I received my Ph.D. diploma in Humanities with a major in Linguistics and a minor in Philosophy from the University of Texas at Arlington. The Humanities department at UTA was typically left-leaning. Though there was the occasional fossil...