Shawn D. Wright

Professor of Church History (2009)

Wright came to Southern Seminary after serving Southern Baptist churches in New England. He has been active in church planting and pastoring and currently serves as one of the pastors at Clifton Baptist Church. In addition to contributions in journals, Wright co-edited Believer’s Baptism: Sign of the New Covenant In Christ (2007) with Tom Schreiner. He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society.

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School of Theology



B.A., Duke University; M.Div., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary