Thomas R. Schreiner

James Buchanan Harrison Professor of New Testament Interpretation and Professor of Biblical Theology; Associate Dean, School of Theology

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Dr. Tom Schreiner is an Associate Dean for the School of Theology and the James Buchanan Harrison Professor of New Testament Interpretation and Professor of Biblical Theology. Prior to joining Southern, he taught New Testament at Azusa Pacific University. He also taught at Bethel Theological Seminary for 11 years. Schreiner is a Pauline scholar who has written extensively on this subject. He is married to Diane and they have four children. Schreiner is a member of Clifton Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky.


Salvation, Co-authored by Christopher W. Morgan (B&H Academic, 2024)

Revelation (Baker Academic, 2023)

Hebrews: Evangelical Biblical Theology Commentary (Lexham Press 2021)

The Joy of Hearing: A Theology of the Book of Revelation (Crossway, 2021)

Paul, Apostle of God’s Glory in Christ: A Pauline Theology, 2nd ed. (IVP Academic, 2020)

Commentary on Luke (Baker Books, 2019)

Handbook on Acts and Paul’s Letters (Baker Academic, 2019)

Romans, 2nd ed. (Baker Academic, 2018)

1 Corinthians: An Introduction and Commentary (IVP Academic, 2018)

Spiritual Gifts: What They Are and Why They Matter (B&H Books, 2018)

Covenant and God’s Purpose for the World (Crossway, 2017)

Faith Alone: The Doctrine of Justification, What the Reformers Taught . . .and Why It Still Matters (Zondervan, 2015)

The King in His Beauty: A Biblical Theology of the Old and New Testaments (Baker Academic, 2013)

Interpreting the Pauline Epistles, 2nd ed. (Baker Academic, 2011)

Galatians (Zondervan Academic, 2010)

40 Questions about Christians and Biblical Law (Kregel Academic, 2010)

Run to Win the Prize: Perseverance in the New Testament (Crossway, 2010)

Magnifying God in Christ: A Summary of New Testament Theology (Baker Academic, 2010)

New Testament Theology: Magnifying God in Christ (Baker Academic, 2008)

The New American Commentary: 1, 2 Peter, Jude (Holman Reference, 2003)

The Race Set Before Us: A Biblical Theology of Perseverance Assurance, Co-authored by Ardel B. Caneday (IVP Academic, 2001)

The Law and Its Fulfillment: A Pauline Theology of Law (Baker Books, 1998)

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