The Impact of The Chosen Series

In this episode, Darrell Bock is joined by Stan Jantz to discuss the popular show “The Chosen” and its mission to reach a billion people with the authentic Jesus.

About the Contributors

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.

Stan Jantz

Stan Jantz leads Come and See in its mission to share the authentic Jesus with 1 billion people. After serving as president of one of the nation’s largest Christian bookstores, he began a writing career that has produced 75 books with more than 4 million copies sold.  

 Stan has served in leadership roles with several Christian publishers and as president of the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (EPCA). 

For 24 years Stan has served on the board of trustees of Biola University. He and his wife, Karin, reside in Huntington Beach, California and are deeply involved with Bayside Church in Orange County. They have two children.