Duane A. Garrett

John R. Sampey Professor of Old Testament Interpretation and Professor of Biblical Theology (2004)

Garrett brings to Southern Seminary many years of teaching, writing, research, and pastoral experience. He has served on the faculty of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, Bethel Seminary, Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary, Mid-America Baptist Seminary, and Korea Baptist Seminary. His books include Song of Songs in the Word Biblical Commentary; A Modern Grammar for Classical Hebrew; Angels and the New Spirituality; Authority and Interpretation; and Hosea and Joel in the New American Commentary. He also serves as the general editor for The Archaeology Study Bible from Zondervan Press.

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B.A., Rice University; M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Ph.D., Baylor University