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What Doctrines are Worth Dying For? – A Conversation with Gavin Ortlund

By Phoenix Seminary | November 3, 2020

Dr. Arnold interviews Pastor Gavin Ortlund, author of *Finding the Right Hills to Die On* about how we prioritize Christian doctrines, and he answers the question, “Which doctrines are worth dying for?” Conversation topics include: Are some doctrines more important than others? Theological triage (categories for ranking doctrines) What are the first rank doctrines? (The…

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Dr. Peter Gentry to join Phoenix Seminary as distinguished visiting professor

By Phoenix Seminary | October 29, 2020

President Brian Arnold announced Thursday (October 29) that Dr. Peter J. Gentry will join Phoenix Seminary as distinguished visiting professor of Old Testament. President Arnold expressed his excitement about Gentry joining the Phoenix Seminary faculty. “Dr. Peter Gentry is an incredible addition to the faculty at Phoenix Seminary,” Arnold said. “Not only is Dr. Gentry…

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Faculty Book Club: On the Road with Saint Augustine

By Phoenix Seminary | August 28, 2020
Faculty Book Club

I appreciate the esteemed author’s dual posture—a mature Protestant who learns from existential atheists and the Roman Catholic Church, aware that all three traditions are rooted in Augustine, while taking the role of a compassionate, wise older brother to his intended readers. On The Road is partly Smith’s memoir of  studying philosophy at Villanova (a Catholic)…

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Faculty Book Club: When Doctrine Divides

By Phoenix Seminary | August 5, 2020
Faculty Book Club

Alexander Pope famously said, “To err is human; to forgive is divine,” in his celebrated poem “Essay on Criticism.” Err is part and parcel of the human condition, and since we are prone to err, we are certain to divide. That one liner is not all Pope said in his blistering critique on criticism. Burrowing…

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Phoenix Seminary Welcomes the Evangelical Theological Society Offices to Campus

By Phoenix Seminary | August 4, 2020
Welcome to Phoenix, ETS!

In a statement earlier today, the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS) announced their new location at Phoenix Seminary in Scottsdale, Arizona. “ETS offices have a new home at Phoenix Seminary,” the ETS website announced. “We are grateful to Phoenix Seminary and President Brian Arnold for their hospitality in providing administrative offices for ETS. We are also…

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