Mark E. Taylor

Associate Dean of the School of Theology Professor of New Testament

Mark E. Taylor


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Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2001; M.Div., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, 1990; B.B.A., Mississippi State University, 1987

Dr. Taylor’s research for the past several years has focused upon the Letter of James. In addition to published articles in Currents in Biblical Research and Catholic Biblical Quarterly, his dissertation, A Text-Linguistic Investigation into the Discourse Structure of James, has been published in T & T Clark’s Library of New Testament Studies series, and he is the author of the New American Commentary vol. 28 on 1 Corinthians.

Prior to Ph.D. studies at Southwestern, Dr. Taylor served various churches in the Southeast (Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Arkansas) including the pastorate of the First Baptist Church of Osceola, AR.

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