joined the Beeson Divinity School faculty in 1989. He teaches Greek Exegesis. He is a noted New Testament scholar, concentrating primarily in the Pauline epistles. His books include The NIV Application Commentary: Philippians
, Paul and the Law: A Contextual Approach
, From Plight to Solution: A Jewish Framework for Understanding Paul’s View of the Law in Galatians and Romans
, The Law and the New Testament: The Question of Continuity
, Theology of the New Testament: A Canonical and Synthetic Approach
(Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament). He is a member of the Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas (SNTS), and is an ordained Presbyterian (PCA) minister. He and his wife, Abby, have three adult children.