academics_showcase

Frank A. James III, DPhil, PhD
President
EDUCATION
  • B.A., Political Science, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
  • M.A., in Religion, Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, PA
  • D.Phil., Oxford University, Faculty of Modern History (St. Peter's College), Oxford, England
  • Ph.D., Historical and Theological Studies, Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, PA
AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Church History, Historical Theology

BIO

Dr. James has two doctorates, a D.Phil. in History from Oxford University and a Ph.D. in Theology from Westminster Theological Seminary. Dr. James has taught at Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando, Florda (where he also served as president) and at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in South Hamilton, MA (where he also served as provost). Additionally, he has served on the teaching faculties of Villanova University and Westmont College, and was Visiting Professor at the Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at Oxford University.

Dr. James has two academic specialties, the Reformation and Contemporary American Evangelicalism. He has written or edited 9 books and published over 60 articles in popular and academic journals. His latest book is Church History: Reformation to the Present, (Zondervan, 2013). He has given lectures at distinguished universities and research institutes around the globe including: Oxford University, University of Zurich, and the University of Padua, Italy.

Frank is married to the noted author Carolyn Custis James and they have one grown daughter.

This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Co-author, Church History: Reformation to the Present, vol. 2 (Grand Rapids: Zondervan (division of HarperCollins), textbook completed and scheduled for publication in 2013. Companion volume to Church History: From Christ to Pre- Reformation, vol. 1 by Everett Ferguson.

Author, Peter Martyr Vermigli and Predestination: The Augustinian Inheritance of an Italian Reformer, Oxford Theological Monographs (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998).

“Missional is Mission Critical: An Afterward,” Reformed is Missional: Following Jesus into the World, edited by Sam T. Logan (Philadelphia: New Growth Press, 2013), pp.

Curriculum Vitae

ON THE WEB

Contact Admissions

800.235.4021 x146

215.368.5000 x146

215.368.4913 (fax)

 

admissions@biblical.edu

Stay Connected with Biblical

Follow us on the following sites:

Follow Biblical on facebookFollow Biblical on TwitterFollow Biblical on YouTubeg+_64_black
Or simply call us at...
800.235.4021 x146 or 215.368.5000 x146

Support Biblical by Giving

800.235.4021 x162

215.368.5000 x162

215.368.7002 (fax)

 

development@biblical.edu

Home

Site Login