Professor of Systematic Theology, and Director of the Southwestern MET (Spanish MTS)
Gerardo A. Alfaro is a native of El Salvador in Central America. He served as professor of theology for almost 20 years in the Central American Theological Seminary of Guatemala City. Since 2005 he teaches Systematic Theology in Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. His major theological interests are on the areas of Christology, Theological Method, and Contemporary and Liberation Theology. He has written a variety of articles in those areas in journals such as Kairos and Southwestern Journal of Theology. He has also collaborated in several books such as Israel’s Messiah in the Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls (Baker 2003), and Teología Evangélica para el Contexto Latinoamericano (Ediciones Kairos 2005). Among his most recent publications are Bajo la Luz: Preguntas desde el Camino, and Teología: Amando a Dios con Toda la Mente (CreateSpace 2012). Along with his teaching ministry Dr. Alfaro has served as pastor in different local churches both in Central America and in the US. Being committed to missions and evangelism, he and his wife are continually collaborating in local and overseas projects of leadership Christian training.