Darrell L. Bock

Dr. Bock is senior research professor of New Testament and executive director for cultural engagement at Dallas Theological Seminary. He has authored or edited more than 40 books, including Jesus according to Scripture: Restoring the Portrait from the Gospels, Jesus in Context: Background Readings for Gospel Study, Studying the Historical Jesus: A Guide to Sources and Methods, Jesus the Messiah: Tracing the Promises, Expectations, and Coming of Israel’s King, Who Is Jesus?: Linking the Historical Jesus with the Christ of Faith, and Key Events in the Life of the Historical Jesus: A Collaborative Exploration of Context and Coherence.

Classic
Jan 16, 2018
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Engaging the Abortion Issue with Truth and Love - Classic In this classic episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock and Brian Fisher discuss abortion, focusing on the Human Coalition’s unique pro-life ministry and positive support its provides to...
Ministry
Jan 9, 2018
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Ministering in Asian American Cultures Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Ben Shin discuss ministering in an Asian American context, focusing on four common values shared by Asian cultures.
Politics
Jan 2, 2018
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New Christian Zionism In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Gerald McDermott discuss The New Christian Zionism, focusing on Israel and The Land.
Theology
Dec 26, 2017
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Understanding the Nicene Creed In this episode, Mikel L. Del Rosario and Dr. Darrell L. Bock and discuss the Nicene Creed, focusing on the meaning, significance, and truth of historic Christian beliefs.
Public Square
Dec 19, 2017
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Was the Virgin Birth Copied from Other Religions? In this episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock, Mikel Del Rosario, and Mary Jo Sharp discus claims that Jesus’ virgin birth story was copied from pagan religions.
Theology
Dec 12, 2017
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Experiencing the Christmas Story Mikel Del Rosario, Drs. Darrell Bock, David Lowery, and Terri Moore discuss the Christmas story, focusing on the experience of New Testament characters as well as believers today.
Theology
Dec 5, 2017
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Eschatology in the Nicene Creed In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Glenn Kreider discuss the Nicene Creed, focusing on its historical context and statement on eschatology.
Faith & Work
Nov 28, 2017
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Chaplaincy in the Workplace In this episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock, Doug Fagerstrom, John Gibson, and Millicent Poole discuss chaplaincy in the workplace, focusing on the ministry of Marketplace Chaplains.
Ministry
Nov 27, 2017
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Is Church More than a Sermon? At this student dinner event, Drs. Darrell L. Bock, Michael Svigel, and Barry Jones discuss the question, "Why does church attendance matter if we have worship music, sermons...
Theology
Nov 21, 2017
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The Theology of Escapism In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Kevin Gilliland discuss the theology of escapism, focusing on new phenomena of escapism.
Faith & Work
Nov 14, 2017
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Developing a Healthy Corporate Culture In this episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock and David Ridley discuss faith and work, focusing on developing a healthy corporate culture with Christian values.
Theology
Nov 7, 2017
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The Church in the Nicene Creed In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Michael Svigel discuss the Nicene Creed, focusing on historical Christian teaching about the nature of the Church.
Theology
Oct 31, 2017
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500th Anniversary of the Reformation In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock, Michael Svigel, and John Hannah discuss the historical context and essential values of the Protestant Reformation.
Sexuality
Oct 24, 2017
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A Gay Son's Journey to God In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Christopher Yuan discuss homosexuality, focusing on Yuan’s journey from the pursuit of homosexual relationships to the pursuit of...
Bible
Oct 17, 2017
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Reliability of the New Testament In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Dan Wallace discuss the reliability of the New Testament, focusing on the task of discovering the wording of the original documents.
Classic
Oct 10, 2017
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The Basics of a Healthy Christian Life - Classic In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Dennis Rainey discuss the basics of a healthy Christian life, focusing on how “Seven Non-Negotiables for the Battle.”
Ministry
Oct 3, 2017
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Ministering to Hispanics in the Church - Classic In this classic conversation, Darrell Bock, Miguel Lopez, Ivan Leon, and Michael Ortiz discuss Hispanics in the church, focusing on how the church can better minister to Hispanics
Faith & Work
Sep 26, 2017
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The Pastor and the Business Person In this episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock and Tom Nelson discuss work and the pastorate, focusing on the churches relationship to the business world.
Theology
Sep 19, 2017
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What Makes a Good Sermon? In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Abe Kuruvilla discuss what makes a good sermon, focusing on preparation, sermon structure, and application.
Sexuality
Sep 12, 2017
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Grace and Truth in LGBT Engagement - Classic In this episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock and Caleb Kaltenbach discuss balancing grace and truth in LGBT engagement, focusing on Kaltenbach’s experiences in the gay community and in...
Ministry
Sep 7, 2017
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Women In Leadership Roles Dr. Darrell Bock is joined by Mrs. Mitzi Arellano, Pastor of Women at Fellowship Dallas, and Ms. Christen Nutter, Discipleship Coordinator for Youth at Park Cities Presbyterian...
Theology
Sep 5, 2017
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The Work of the Holy Spirit in the Nicene Creed In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Fred Sanders discuss the Nicene Creed, focusing key beliefs about the Holy Spirit.
Ministry
Aug 29, 2017
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Negotiating Difficult Conversations: Understanding the 3 Levels of Communication How many times have you left a difficult conversation and replayed the scenario in your mind over and over again? Sometimes, more often than we’d like, we have to engage in...
Classic
Aug 29, 2017
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Fighting Human Trafficking in America - Classic In this episode, Dr. Darrell L. Bock and Mike Bartel discuss the fight against human trafficking in America, focusing on F.R.E.E. International’s ministry to people being...