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Glenn R. Kreider

Professor of Theological Studies

B.S., Lancaster Bible College, 1986; Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary, 1990; Ph.D., 2001.

Dr. Kreider identifies his motivations as his passion for the triune God and his desire to help others respond to divine revelation in spirit and truth. Prior to coming to Dallas Seminary he directed Christian education and pastored a church in Cedar Hill, Texas. He is married to Janice and they have two children. Dr. Kreider’s research interests include Jonathan Edwards, theological method, and our eschatological hope.

Glenn R. Kreider
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  • ST101 - Introduction to Theology
  • ST102 - Trinitarianism
  • ST103 - Angelology, Anthropology, and Hamartiology
  • ST104 - Soteriology
  • ST105 - Sanctification and Ecclesiology
  • ST106 - Eschatology
  • ST205 - Issues in Theological Method
  • ST215 - Issues in Soteriology and Sanctification
  • ST220 - Issues in Dispensational Theology
  • ST225 - Issues in Ecclesiology
  • ST295 - Systematic Theology Colloquium
  • ST605 - Apologetics
  • HT225 - Seminar on the History and Theology of the Middle Ages
  • TS1002 - Seminar in Theological Method
  • TS1004 - Seminar in Twentieth-century American Evangelical Thought
  • TS2005 - Seminar in Systematic Theology
  • TS2010 - Seminar in Historical Theology
Books
Contributions
  1. "Review of 'Who’s Afraid of the Holy Spirit? An Investigation into the Ministry of the Spirit of God Today.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 164 (2007). 362-64.
  2. "Review of 'The Westminster Theological Wordbook of the Bible.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 164 (2007). 367.
  3. "Review of 'Exploring and Proclaiming the Apostles’ Creed.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 164 (2007). 268-69.
  4. "Review of 'How on Earth Did Jesus Become a God?.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 164 (2007). 375-76.
  5. "Review of 'The Big Picture for Small Churches—and Large Ones, Too! How to Survive and Thrive as a Small Congregation.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 164 (2007). 362-63.
  6. "Review of 'Arminian Theology: Myths and Realities.'" Criswell Theological Review 4 (2007). 111-13.
  7. "Review of 'The Trinitarian Ethics of Jonathan Edwards.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 164 (2007). 255-56.
  8. "Review of 'Jewish Christianity, Israel’s Stumbling and the Sonderweg Reading of Paul.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 164 (2007). 102-3.
  9. "Review of 'Recovering Theological Hermeneutics: An Incarnational Trinitarian Theory of Interpretation.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 164 (2007). 110-11.
  10. "Review of 'Talking the Walk: Letting Christian Language Live Again.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 164 (2007). 126-27.
  11. "Review of 'Can Punishment Bring Peace? Penal Substitution Revisited.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 110-11.
  12. "Review of 'Is God to Blame? Beyond Pat Answers to the Problem of Suffering.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 115-16.
  13. "Review of 'Jonathan Edwards’s Philosophy of History: The Reenchantment of the World of the Enlightenment.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 126-27.
  14. "Review of 'The Last Things: Resurrection, Judgment, Glory.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 239-41.
  15. "Review of 'The Case for the Resurrection of Jesus.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 251-52.
  16. "Review of 'Reformed Dogmatics (Herman Bavinck).'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 488-90.
  17. "Review of 'Systematic Theology (Norman Geisler).'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 351-53.
  18. "Sinners in the Hands of a Gracious God." Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 259-75.
  19. "Review of 'The Character of Theology: An Introduction to Its Nature, Task, and Purpose.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 353-55.
  20. "Review of 'Contours of Christology in the New Testament.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 355-56.
  21. "Review of 'The Glory and Honor of God: Volume Two of the Previously Unpublished Sermons of Jonathan Edwards.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 380-81.
  22. "Review of 'The American Evangelical Story: A History of the Movement.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 381-82.
  23. "Review of 'The Evangelical Moment: The Promise of an American Religion.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 163 (2006). 382-84.
  24. "What Child Is This? And What Does He Ask of Us?: Worship and Adoration." Dallas Morning News (2005). 1, 5.
  25. "Review of 'Justification: The Doctrine of Karl Barth and a Catholic Reflection.'" Criswell Theological Review 2 n.s. (2005). 116-19.
  26. "Review of 'Reformation Sketches: Insights into Luther, Calvin, and the Confessions.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 162 (2005). 383-84.
  27. "Review of 'The Blessing of God: Previously Unpublished Sermons of Jonathan Edwards.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 162 (2005). 504-5.
  28. "Review of 'The Art of Reading Scripture.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 162 (2005). 494-95.
  29. "Review of 'To Know and Love God: Method for Theology.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 162 (2005). 487-88.
  30. "Review of 'A God-Entranced Vision of All Things: The Legacy of Jonathan Edwards.'" Criswell Theological Review 3 n.s. (2005). 117-19.
  31. "An Evangelical View on the Catholic Church." The Christian Post (2005).
  32. "Review of 'Interrupting Tradition: an Essay on Christian Faith in a Postmodern Context.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 162, no. 646 (2005). 238-239.
  33. "Review of 'Nathaniel Taylor, New Haven Theology, and the Legacy of Jonathan Edwards.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 162, no. 646 (2005). 250-250.
  34. "Review of 'An Absolute Sort of Certainty: the Holy Spirit and the Apologetics of Jonathan Edwards.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 162, no. 646 (2005). 251-252.
  35. "Review of 'The Salvation of Souls: Nine Previously Unpublished Sermons on the Call of Ministry and the Gospels.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 162, no. 645 (2005). 127-128.
  36. "Review of 'The Beast of Revelation.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 162 (2005). 382-83.
  37. "Review Essay of Jonathan Edwards: Philosophical Theologian." Ars Disputandi 4 (2004).
  38. "Review of 'Old Covenant Believers and the Indwelling Spirit: A Survey of the Spectrum of Opinion.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 161 (2004). 107-8.
  39. "Review of 'The Ways of Our God: an Approach to Biblical Theology.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 161, no. 644 (2004). 498-500.
  40. "Review of 'Handbook of Early Christianity: Social Science Approaches.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 161, no. 644 (2004). 506-507.
  41. "Review of 'Breaking the Da Vinci Code: Answers to the Questions Everyone's Asking.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 161, no. 643 (2004). 366-368.
  42. "Review of 'The Trustworthiness of God: Perspectives on the Nature of Scripture.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 161, no. 643 (2004). 369-371.
  43. "Review of 'Jonathan Edwards and the Bible.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 161, no. 643 (2004). 377-379.
  44. "Review of 'Dictionary of Contemporary Religion in the Western World: Exploring Living Faiths in Postmodern Contexts.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 161, no. 643 (2004). 383-384.
  45. "Review of 'The Supreme Harmony of All: the Trinitarian Theology of Jonathan Edwards.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 161, no. 642 (2004). 251-252.
  46. "Living Peaceably One with Another: An Exhortation from Jonathan Edwards to Live at Peace Amid Division and Strife (1)." The Banner of Sovereign Grace Truth 12, no. 1 (2004). 12-14.
  47. "Living Peaceably One with Another: An Exhortation from Jonathan Edwards to Live at Peace Amid Division and Strife (2)." The Banner of Sovereign Grace Truth 12, no. 6 (2004). 153-55.
  48. "Multi-Site Church Phenomenon." The Commentary: Association of Evangelical Ministers 3, no. 1 (2004). 1, 8.
  49. "Jonathan Edwards's Theology of Prayer." Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 640 (2003). 434-456.
  50. "Review of 'God of Grace and God of Glory: an Account of the Theology of Jonathan Edwards.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 640 (2003). 502-504.
  51. "Review of 'The Spirit of Revival: Discovering the Wisdom of Jonathan Edwards.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 640 (2003). 504-505.
  52. "Review of 'The Transformation of American Religion: the Story of a Late-twentieth Century Awakening.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 639 (2003). 379-381.
  53. "Review of 'The End of Certainty and the Beginning of Faith: Religion and Science for the 21st Century.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 638 (2003). 247-247.
  54. "Review of 'Regnum Caelorum: Patterns of Millennial Thought in Early Christianity.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 638 (2003). 253-253.
  55. "Review of 'No One like Him: the Doctrine of God.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 637 (2003). 110-111.
  56. "Review of 'Jonathan Edwards: a Guided Tour of His Life and Thought.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 637 (2003). 124-125.
  57. "‘God Never Begrutches His People Anything They Desire:’ Jonathan Edwards and the Generosity of God." Reformation and Revival Quarterly 12 (2003). 71-91.
  58. "Review of 'Modernity, History and the Theological Interpretation of the Bible.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159 (2002). 235-36.
  59. "Review of '‘Wrongly Dividing the Word of Truth:’ The Uncertain Soteriology of the Scofield Reference Bible.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159 (2002). 363-64.
  60. "Review of 'Between Two Horizons: Spanning New Testament Studies and Systematic Theology.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159, no. 636 (2002). 496-498.
  61. "Review of 'For God and His Glory: Ulrich Zwingli and the Swiss Reformation.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159, no. 636 (2002). 501-502.
  62. "Review of 'John Newton and the English Evangelical Tradition: between the Conversions of Wesley and Wilberforce.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159, no. 636 (2002). 502-503.
  63. "Review of 'Jonathan Edwards Confronts the Gods: Christian Theology, Enlightenment Religion, and Non-Christian Faiths.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159, no. 636 (2002). 503-504.
  64. "Review of 'Can Evangelicals Learn from World Religions? Jesus, Revelation, and Religious Traditions.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159, no. 635 (2002). 368-370.
  65. "Review of 'Fits, Trances, and Visions: Experiencing Religion and Explaining Experience from Wesley to James.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159, no. 634 (2002). 252-253.
  66. "Review of 'On the Interpretation and Use of the Bible: with Reflections on Experience.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 158, no. 632 (2001). 488-489.
  67. "One God, Three Persons." Kindred Spirit 25, no. 4 (2001). 12.
  68. "Review of 'SoulTsunami: Sink or Swim in New Millennium Culture.'" Kindred Spirit 24, no. 3 (2000). 15.
  69. "Review of 'For Our Salvation: Two Approaches to the Work of Christ.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 157, no. 628 (2000). 495-496.
  70. "Review of 'The Holy Spirit: Who He Is, What He Does.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 157, no. 628 (2000). 496-497.
  71. "Review of 'The Cross and Salvation: the Doctrine of Salvation.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 155 (1998). 481-483.
  72. "Review of 'God the Almighty: Power, Wisdom, Holiness, Love.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 154 (1997). 111-112.
  73. "Review of 'God in Three Persons: a Contemporary Interpretation of the Trinity.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 153 (1996). 486-487.
  74. "Review of 'Christian Scripture: an Evangelical Perspective on Inspiration, Authority and Interpretation.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 153 (1996). 487-489.
  75. "Review of 'Seeing God: Twelve Reliable Signs of True Spirituality.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 153 (1996). 375-377.
  76. "Review of 'Metaphysics and the Idea of God.'" Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 39 (1996). 299-300.
  77. "Review of 'A Jonathan Edwards Reader.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 153 (1996). 239-40.
  78. "Review of 'The Openness of God: a Biblical Challenge to the Traditional Understanding of God.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 152 (1995). 487-489.
  79. "Review of 'No Place for Truth, or Whatever Happened to Evangelical Theology?.'" Evangelical Anabaptist Fellowship Newsletter 1, no. 4 (1994). 4.
  80. "Review of 'One Holy and Happy Society: The Public Theology of Jonathan Edwards.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 151 (1994). 501-2.

Academic Interests

  • Systematic theology
  • Theological method
  • Jonathan Edwards
  • American evangelicalism

Personal Interests

  • Coach youth sports (baseball and basketball)
  • Music
  • Films

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