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 forty 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.

Arts & Media
Mar 26, 2013
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The Calling of a Christian Artist in the Media In Part 4, Dr. Darrell Bock and Dr. Reg Grant discuss ways that Christian artists can follow Jesus' example and effectively engage the culture in the public square and at home....
Arts & Media
Mar 19, 2013
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Stories Mirror the World and Invite Reflection In Part 3, Dr. Darrell Bock and Dr. Reg Grant talk about developing a theological grid for interpreting media. They also demonstrate the way effective stories invite reflection and...
Arts & Media
Mar 12, 2013
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Influencing Culture Through Media Arts In Part 2, Dr. Darrell Bock and Dr. Reg Grant discuss the nature of media. They discuss its goal to reflect reality, its ability to shape culture, and its desire to invite...
Arts & Media
Mar 5, 2013
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Beginnings in Media Arts In Part 1, Dr. Reg Grant explains the mission of the Media Arts program at Dallas Theological Seminary. He explains relevant aspects of ministering through music, worship, writing,...
Bible
Feb 28, 2013
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Early Church: Christianity or Christianities? Dr. Darrell Bock leads a discussion and Q&A with Dr. Michael Svigel concerning opposing views on the Early Church. For more from Dr. Svigel on this subject, read his
Public Square
Feb 19, 2013
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Practical Ways to Culturally Engage Dr. Bailey, Dr. Bingham, Ms. McGill, and Dr. Bock provide ways to interact and serve those in our daily actions.
Public Square
Feb 12, 2013
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Importance of Tone in Cultural Confrontations Dr. Bailey, Dr. Bingham, Ms. McGill, and Dr. Bock explore the importance, challenge, and history of tone, as well as lessons on living as a minority.
Public Square
Feb 5, 2013
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Defining Culture with a Worldwide Perspective Dr. Bailey, Dr. Bingham, Ms. McGill, and Dr. Bock discuss the definition of culture from a worldwide and a theological perspective.
Bible
Feb 1, 2013
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Cultural Shift of Hostility Darrell Bock leads a panel discussion with Vic Anderson, Sandra Glahn, and David Lowery about being a Christian in a shifting and more hostile culture.
Religion
Jan 29, 2013
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Understanding Islam in the West This conversation provides a brief look into the world of Christianity and Islam through the eyes of Islamic expert Dr. J. Dudley Woodberry of Fuller Theological Seminary.
Sexuality
Jan 22, 2013
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Stanton Jones Brown Bag: Questions on Ministry to Homosexuals Dr. Darrell Bock and Dr. Stan Jones address questions from Dallas Theological Seminary’s students, faculty, and staff about the issue of homosexuality and how the church should...
Sexuality
Jan 22, 2013
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Stanton Jones Chapel on Homosexuality and the Church Dr. Stanton Jones, Provost & Professor of Psychology, Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL, explains how The Evangelical Church must redouble its efforts to speak the truth in love on...
Sexuality
Jan 15, 2013
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Tone in Addressing Homosexuality Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Stanton Jones, and Dr. Michael Brown address the church and homosexuality.
Sexuality
Jan 8, 2013
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Studies and Research on Homosexuality Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Stanton Jones, and Dr. Michael Brown discuss the latest on homosexual studies and research.
Sexuality
Jan 2, 2013
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Discussing Homosexuality and Sexuality Together Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Stanton Jones, and Dr. Michael Brown introduce homosexuality, emphasizing how to show God’s love and take a moral stand.
Public Square
Dec 18, 2012
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How to Practically Influence Culture Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Andy Seidel, and Andy Crouch, author of Culture Making, discuss cultural engagement through the lens of "culture making" and offer ideas on how Christian...
Public Square
Dec 5, 2012
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Defining Culture and “Culture Making” Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Andy Seidel, and Andy Crouch, author of Culture Making, discuss "culture making" — the act of creating culture rather than critiquing or simply...
Book Excerpts
Dec 1, 2012
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The New Community's Ethic In this excerpt from A Theology of Luke and Acts, Dr. Darrell L. Bock describes how believers are to live in light of God’s goodness.
Arts & Media
Nov 30, 2012
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Effects of the “Culture Wars” Dr. Darrell Bock and Kerby Anderson, President of Probe Ministries, offer advice for engaging with controversial issues, especially in a debate format. They remind listeners to...
Arts & Media
Nov 14, 2012
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The Need for Evangelicals in Media Dr. Darrell Bock and Kerby Anderson, President of Probe Ministries, discuss the differences in how news is covered across different platforms and the need for evangelicals to...
Arts & Media
Nov 7, 2012
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Media Bias or Media Ignorance? Dr. Darrell Bock and Kerby Anderson, President of Probe Ministries, discuss the challenges facing contemporary media. They offer advice on how Christians can be proactive in...
Arts & Media
Nov 1, 2012
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Cultural Engagement and the Media Dr. Darrell Bock and Kerby Anderson, President of Probe Ministries, discuss their experience with the media and suggest tips for talking with secular journalists and explaining a...
Public Square
Oct 24, 2012
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Personal Goals for the Initiative Dr. Mark Bailey, Dr. Mark Yarbrough, and Dr. Darrell Bock discuss the goals of DTS's new initiative to address cultural engagement. They share their hope that Christians will be...
Public Square
Oct 17, 2012
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Tone and Goals for this Initiative Dr. Mark Bailey, Dr. Mark Yarbrough, and Dr. Darrell Bock discuss the nature of cultural engagement and how evangelism has changed in recent decades. They explain how Christians...