Church Grammar

Church Grammar

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Biblical and Systematic Theology According to the Scriptures
Matthew Bates on Ancient Exegesis, Faith Alone, and 7 Kids
Mar 19 • 37 min
This episode is a conversation with Dr. Matthew Bates of Quincy University. We discuss crazy birth stories (2:20), becoming a scholar (5:00), the apostles’ and early church fathers’ hermeneutics (10:50), expanding on the definition of “faith alone”…
Glenn Butner on the Trinity Debate and Theological Method
Mar 7 • 36 min
This episode is a conversation with Dr. Glenn Butner of Sterling College. We discuss entering the 2016 Trinity debate (3:30), Trinitarian theological method (7:00), his new book on the obedience of the Son (16:05), why Jesus’s human submission to the…
Alan Noble on Politics, Oklahoma, and Overrating C. S. Lewis
Feb 28 • 62 min
This episode is a conversation with Dr. Alan Noble of Oklahoma Baptist University. We discuss basketball fandom (3:45), the weirdness of the Shawnee, OK mall (7:30), overrating Flannery O’Connor and C. S. Lewis (16:45), how the intersection of technology…
Preston Sprinkle on Hell, Non-Violence, and Same-Sex Attraction
Feb 21 • 74 min
This episode is a conversation with Dr. Preston Sprinkle of The Center for Faith, Sexuality, and Gender. We discuss becoming a scholar (4:15), non-violence (23:00), Hell and annihilationism (34:00), how Christians talk about same-sex attraction (53:20),…
Darian Lockett on Types of Biblical Theology and College Basketball
Feb 14 • 59 min
This episode is a conversation with Dr. Darian Lockett of the Talbot School of Theology. We discuss his denominational pilgrimage (1:45), baptizing kids (14:00), the theology of the catholic epistles (22:30), types of biblical theology (33:40),…
Daniel Treier on Theological Interpretation and Longsuffering Sports Fandom
Feb 7 • 41 min
This episode is a conversation with Dr. Daniel Treier of Wheaton College. We discuss longsuffering sports fandom (2:10), the good and bad of theological interpretation of Scripture (3:30), recovering from a house fire (25:00), handling busyness and…
Kyle Strobel on Celebrity Pastors, Authority and Power, and Harry Potter
Jan 31 • 64 min
This episode is a conversation with Dr. Kyle Strobel of the Talbot School of Theology. We discuss Harry Potter (2:00), abuses of power and authority in the church (7:00), interviewing Dallas Willard, Eugene Peterson, and J. I. Packer about their platforms…
Scott Swain on Transitioning from Baptist to Presbyterian
Jan 24 • 24 min
This episode is a conversation with Dr. Scott Swain of Reformed Theological Seminary. We discuss how he became a Presbyterian after growing up a Southern Baptist (2:30) and his future theological projects (20:00). Church Grammar is presented by B&H…
Lynn Cohick on Women in Evangelicalism and Tips for Male Colleagues
Jan 17 • 45 min
This episode is a conversation with Dr. Lynn Cohick of Denver Seminary. We discuss becoming a scholar (5:30), the present and future of the United Methodist Church (9:40), being a female scholar in evangelicalism (14:15), women in the early church…
Thomas Schreiner on Pauline Debates, Parenting, and Being a Hipster
Jan 15 • 43 min
Our debut episode is a conversation with Dr. Tom Schreiner of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. We discuss parenting (3:50), becoming a scholar (6:30), the development of Pauline scholarship over the past 30 years (8:30), favorite books on…
Introducing: Church Grammar
Jan 7 • 5 min
In this short introduction we discuss the purpose and hopes for the Church Grammar podcast, and look forward to some forthcoming guests and topics. Church Grammar is presented by B&H Academic and the Christian Standard Bible. Intro music: Purple Dinosaur…