the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Donald S. Whitney

Professor of Biblical Spirituality (2005); Associate Dean of the School of Theology

Dr. Whitney came to Southern from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he was Associate Professor of Spiritual Formation for ten years. He has authored six books, including Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life, and is a popular conference speaker, especially on personal and congregational spirituality. He served in pastoral ministry for twenty-four years.

Donald S. Whitney

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B.A., Arkansas State University; M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; D.Min., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Ph.D, University of the Free State
That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.