Stephen J. Wellum

Professor of Christian Theology; Editor, The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology

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Dr. Stephen Wellum is Editor of The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology and Professor of Christian Theology. Wellum came to Southern Seminary from Associated Canadian Theological Schools and Northwest Baptist Theological College and Seminary where he had taught theology since 1996. Dr. Wellum is married to Karen, and they have five children. Wellum is an elder at Faith Community Church in Prospect, Kentucky. 


Systematic Theology, Volume 1: From Canon to Concept (B&H Academic, 2024)

The Person of Christ: An Introduction (Crossway, 2021)

Kingdom through Covenant: A Biblical-Theological Understanding of the Covenants, Co-authored by Peter J. Gentry, 2nd ed. (Crossway, 2018)

Christ from Beginning to End: How the Full Story of Scripture Reveals the Full Glory of Christ, Co-authored by Trent Hunter (Zondervan, 2018)

Christ Alone: The Uniqueness of Jesus as Savior, What Reformers Taught . . .and Why It Still Matters (Zondervan Academic, 2017)

God the Son Incarnate: The Doctrine of Christ (Crossway, 2016)

God’s Kingdom through God’s Covenants: A Concise Biblical Theology, Co-authored by Peter J. Gentry (Crossway, 2015)

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