Gerald McDermott

Gerald R. McDermott joined the Beeson Divinity school faculty in 2015 as the Anglican Professor of Divinity, and teaches in the areas of history and doctrine. He is the author, co-author or editor of many books, including A Trinitarian Theology of Religions (with Harold Netland),  Jonathan Edwards Confronts the Gods, The New Christian Zionism: Fresh Perspectives on Israel and the Land, Israel Matters: Why Christians Must Think Differently about the People and the Land, and Famous Stutterers. His academic research focus has been three-fold: Jonathan Edwards, Christian understandings of other religions, and the meaning of Israel. As a renowned Edwards scholar, McDermott has produced six books on Edwards; his Theology of Jonathan Edwards (coauthored with Michael McClymond) won Christianity Today’s 2013 award for Top Book in Theology/Ethics. An Anglican priest, he is associate pastor at Christ the King Anglican Church.

Ministry
Jan 30, 2018
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Empowering Unlikely Leaders In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Gerald McDermott discuss empowering leaders with speech impediments.
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
Feb 10, 2017
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Types in History Dr. Gerald McDermott, Anglican Professor of Divinity at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, AL, concludes with a reflection on types in history, highlighting the sovereignty of...
Bible
Feb 9, 2017
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Jonathan Edwards on Typology Dr. Gerald McDermott highlights Jonathan Edwards' observations of typology in the heavens, among living things, and within humanity.
Bible
Feb 8, 2017
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General Revelation Throughout History Dr. Gerald McDermott, Anglican Professor of Divinity at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, AL, discusses general revelation and moves through history, starting with the...
Chapel
Feb 7, 2017
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Typology in Creation Dr. Gerald McDermott, Anglican Chair of Divinity at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, AL, begins the week by asserting God's purpose of imprinting creation with messaging is to...
Bible
Feb 18, 2015
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Should the Land of Israel Still Be Significant for Christians Dr. Gerald McDermott, Professor of Religion at Roanoke College in Salem, VA, explores the theology of land in the bible to determine the significance of Israel.