Dr. Craig Price

Dr. Craig PriceAssociate Dean of Online Learning
Professor of New Testament and Greek
Robert Hamblin Chair of New Testament Exposition

Office: Hardin Student Center 290D
Office Phone: (504) 282-4455 ext. 8064
Fax: (504) 816-8077
E-Mail: cprice@nobts.edu


  • Ph.D. in New Testament, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX
  • M.Div. Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX
  • M.A. Audiology and Speech Pathology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • B.A. University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Teaching Experience

  • Professor of New Testament and Greek, NOBTS, 2005-present
  • Assistant Professor of Religion, Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, AR 1987-1991
  • Teaching Fellow in New Testament Greek, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX 1986-1987

Teaching Specializations

  • New Testament and Greek

Ministry Experience

  • Associate Dean of Online Learning 2008-present
  • Dean of Students, NOBTS, January 2005- Fall 2008
  • Senior Pastor, Hot Springs Baptist Church, Hot Springs, AR, 1998-2004
  • Senior Pastor, Seminole First Baptist Church, Seminole, FL, 1991-1998
  • Pastor, Richwoods Baptist Church, Arkadelphia, AR, 1987-1991
  • Pastor, Irene Baptist Church, Irene, TX, 1982-1987
  • Pastor, Rose Hill Baptist Church, Hartsfield, GA, 1979-1980
  • Music Director, Forest Grove Baptist Church, Alachua, FL, 1978
  • Music Director, Pine Grove Baptist Church, Gainesville, FL, 1977


Publications and Writing Projects

  • Visiting faculty: McMaster Divinity College to study Linguistics with Stanley E. Porter, Hamilton, Ontario, Fall 2016.
  • Book Review of The Chosen People: Election, Paul and the Second Temple Judaism. Chadwick Thornhill, 2015.
  • Presented paper at ETS SW Regional at Dallas, April 1, 2016; “Prominence & Markedness in the Rhetorical Questions in Galatians 3:1-5”
  • Bible Study Leader for Franklin Ave Baptist Church adult SS teacher's monthly training meetings, Spring 2012-Present
  • Biblical Exegesis of New Testament Greek: 1 Peter. (forthcoming publication, 2017)
  • “Aroer,” “Khorsabad,” “Taanach,” “Ur.” Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary. Revised and Expanded. B&H Publishing, 2015.
  • Presented a joint paper with Dr. Greg Woodward at Regional Southwest Evangelical Theological Society on “Clarity or Cultural Noise: An Ageless Challenge for the Church,” March, 2012
  • Published three articles on “Preaching 1 Peter” for the Online Baptist Journal, summer 2011
  • Biblical Exegesis of New Testament Greek: James, (Cascade Books, 2008)
  • Book Review of Gerald L. Stevens, "New Testament Greek Primer," 2d ed, (Cascade Books, 2007).
  • Book Reviews on Vols. 6-8, The New Collegeville Bible Commentary Series, 2006.
  • Sunday School Lessons, Family Life Series, Arkansas Baptist News Magazine, Dec 2000-Jan 2000
  • “Conflict Management in the Church,” Journal of the American Academy of Ministry, Fall 1997
  • The Textual Relationship of Quotations from the Four Gospels in Irenaeus’ Against Heresies. Unpublished dissertation, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1989
  • “Critical Issues in 2 Corinthians.” Southwestern Journal of Theology, fall 1989

Various Ministry and Academic Experiences

  • Participated in NOBTS study trip to Egypt (2008)
  • Participated in NOBTS study trip to Greece (2007)
  • Participated in Archaeological Excavations: Tel Batashi, Israel (1985, 1989)
  • Participated in summer mission trip to South Dakota (1993)
  • Participated in medical mission trips to Honduras (2002); Peru (2004)


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