About the Author
Dr. Jarvis J. Williams is associate professor of New Testament Interpretation at Southern Seminary. Prior to coming to Southern, he served as an assistant professor of New Testament and Greek from 2008-2012 and as an associate professor of New Testament and Greek from 2012-2013 at Campbellsville University in Campbellsville, Ky. He has authored a number of books including Maccabean Martyr Traditions in Paul's Theology of Atonement: Did Martyr Theology Shape Paul's Conception of Jesus's Death? and One New Man: The Cross and Racial Reconciliation in Pauline Theology. he has also written Sunday School material for The Gospel Project. Dr. Williams has also served as an interim pastor of churches in Kentucky, and he preaches often in churches and at conferences throughout the country.