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Musical composition by NOBTS student finds new life, offers hope during pandemic
May 15, 2020
NOBTS & Leavell College honor faculty, student achievement
May 11, 2020
After COVID-19 in Italy, what next?
May 04, 2020
Trustees approve new degrees, elect faculty and vote to close seven extensions
Apr 17, 2020
Reflections on an Unjust Killing
May 11, 2020
What Everyone Misunderstood
May 04, 2020
The Daily Surrender
Apr 27, 2020
From Lemons to Lessons: What I Learned from Working as an Addictions Counselor
Apr 20, 2020
Distinguished Professor of Old Testament and Hebrew
504-282-4455, ext. 3251
Ph.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 1992
M.Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 1989
B.B.A., Delta State University, 1984
Sabbatical study at Jerusalem University College and University of New Orleans, 2000-2001
Professor of Old Testament and Hebrew, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, August 1993-Present
Supplementary Teaching Staff, Graduate Program of the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, September 1991-July 1993
Contract Teacher, Undergraduate Program of the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, August 1992-July 1993
Old Testament, Hebrew, and Biblical Hermeneutics
Pastor, Christ Baptist Church, Harvey, LA: March 2007 - September 2019
Pastor, Airline Baptist Church, Metairie, LA: September 1998 - March 2006
Interim Pastor, Woodmere Baptist Church, Harvey, LA: November 1993 -April 1994
Pastor, Pontchartrain Baptist Church, New Orleans, LA: August 1988 - June 1992
Pastor (part-time), Blaine Baptist Church, Blaine, MS: August 1983 - June 1986
Pastor, Sunflower Baptist Church, Sunflower, MS: January 1982 - June 1986
Pastor, West Drew Baptist Church, Drew, MS: June 1978 - December 1981
Joshua, in Explore the Bible: Adult Commentary (Winter 2016-17).
Biblical Hebrew Grammar Workbook. New Orleans, Insight Press, 2016.
Esther, Ezra, Nehemiah, in Explore the Bible: Adult Commentary (Winter 2014-15).
Bailey, D. Waylon, and John O. Strange. Biblical Hebrew Grammar, Revised by Harold R. Mosley. New Orleans: Insight Press, 2009.
"Memorial Stones," Biblical Illustrator, Spring 2016.
"The Suffering Servant in Isaiah," Biblical Illustrator, Spring 2015.
"Ezekiel: His Call and Message," Biblical Illustrator, Summer 2014.
"The House of Jeroboam," Biblical Illustrator, Winter 2012-13.
"Sheepfolds: Their Construction and Use," Biblical Illustrator, Winter 2011-12
"The Afterlife: An Egyptian View," Biblical Illustrator, Spring 2010.
"The Temple Treasury: Its History and Function," Biblical Illustrator, Fall 2009.
"Samuel: A Biography," Biblical Illustrator, Fall 2008.
"Mount Ararat," Biblical Illustrator, Winter 2007-08.
"Joseph: Ruler in Egypt," Biblical Illustrator, Spring 2007.
"Isaiah and Micah - A Study in Contrast and Comparison," Biblical Illustrator, Spring 2006.
"Zoar," Biblical Illustrator, Spring 2005.
"Isaiah," in Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary. 2003.
"Isaiah, Book of," in Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary, 2003.
"Giants in the Land," Biblical Illustrator, Winter 2003-04.
"Mount Carmel," Biblical Illustrator, Spring 2003.
"In God's Image," Biblical Illustrator, Summer 2002.
"The Purpose and Life Situation of Hosea," Biblical Illustrator, Summer 2001.
"The Tribe of Judah: A History," Biblical Illustrator, Fall 2000.
Articles in Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible: "Forest," "Jehohanan," "Jeroham," "Massa," "Meshullam," "Shecaniah," "Vale, Valley".
"Does It Pay To Be Good?" Biblical Illustrator, Summer, 1999.
"Egypt and the Asiatics" Biblical Illustrator, Fall 1998.
"May a Person Command God?" Biblical Illustrator, Summer 1997.
"Israel and the Nations," Biblical Illustrator, Spring 1996.
"The Oracles against the Nations," Theological Educator, Fall 1995.
Kingdom of Priests, 2d. ed., by Eugene H. Merrill, reviewed in Biblical Illustrator, Winter 2008.
The Book of Isaiah: Chapters 40-66, by John N. Oswalt, reviewed in Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society (December 1999).
Holman Student Bible Dictionary, by Karen Dockrey, Johnnie Godwin, and Phyllis Godwin, reviewed in Theological Educator, Spring 1997.
Religion and Culture in Ancient Israel, by J. Andrew Dearman, reviewed in Theological Educator, Spring 1997.
Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, in New American Commentary, by Billy K. Smith and Frank S. Page, reviewed in Theological Educator, Fall 1996.
An Introduction to the Old Testament Historical Books, by David M. Howard, Jr., reviewed in Theological Educator, Spring 1996.
Daniel, in Hermeneia Commentary Series, by John J. Collins, reviewed in Theological Educator, Fall 1995.
A Guide to Selecting and Using Bible Commentaries, by Douglas Stuart, reviewed in Theological Educator, Spring 1995.
Studies in Old Testament Theology, edited by Robert L. Hubbard, Jr., Robert K. Johnston, and Robert P. Meyer, reviewed in Theological Educator, Fall 1994.
Grace in the End: A Study in Deuteronomic Theology, by J. Gordon McConville, reviewed in Theological Educator, Spring 1994.
What Are the Targums?, by Pierre Grelot, reviewed in Theological Educator, Spring 1994.
"Saul's Direct Speech and the Narrator's Intent in 1 Samuel 9-10," presented at Evangelical Theological Society, Southwest Regional Meeting (March 2003).
"Jeremiah's Dependence on Isaiah: Common Images, Phrases, and Themes," presented at Evangelical Theological Society, Southwest Regional Meeting (March 1999).
"Righteousness in Three Contexts: Old Testament Covenant, 4QMMT, and Pauline Theology," presented at Evangelical Theological Society, Southwest Regional Meeting (March 1998).
Tel Gezer Archaeological Excavation: Season 2006.
Tel Gezer Water System Archaeological Excavation: Seasons 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2016.
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