Dispensationalism and Evangelicals

In this episode, Darrell Bock, Paul Weaver, and Daniel Hummel discuss Hummel’s book The Rise and Fall of Dispensationalism to offer critique and feedback.

About the Contributors

Daniel G. Hummel

Daniel G. Hummel is a historian (PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison) and Director of The Lumen Center (Madison, Wisconsin). 

Darrell L. Bock

Dr. Bock has earned recognition as a Humboldt Scholar (Tübingen University in Germany), is the author of over 40 books, including well-regarded commentaries on Luke and Acts and studies of the historical Jesus, and work in cultural engagement as host of the seminary’s Table Podcasts. He was president of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS) from 2000–2001, served as a consulting editor for Christianity Today, and serves on the boards of Wheaton College and Chosen People Ministries. His articles appear in leading publications. He is often an expert for the media on NT issues. Dr. Bock has been a New York Times best-selling author in nonfiction and is elder emeritus at Trinity Fellowship Church in Dallas. When traveling overseas, he will tune into the current game involving his favorite teams from Houston—live—even in the wee hours of the morning. Married for over 40 years to Sally, he is a proud father of two daughters and a son and is also a grandfather.

Paul D. Weaver

Prior to teaching at DTS, Dr. Weaver taught for eighteen years at the Word of Life Global Bible Institute. Thirteen of those years were on the Hungary campus and five years on the New York campus. In addition to his professorial responsibilities, Dr. Weaver also served in administrative roles (Academic Dean and Executive Dean). Dr. Weaver is passionate about teaching the Bible and training leaders for the church worldwide. He is married to Jill, and they have a son and a daughter.