DepartmentsTalbot School of Theology
Biblical and Theological Studies Department
Biola AffiliationsEmployee, Faculty

Documents

Degrees

  • Ph.D., University of St. Andrews
  • M.Div., Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • B.A., University of Kansas

Biography

The overarching goal of a specifically Christian liberal arts education, in a word, is wisdom. It is Darian Lockett's desire to display Godly wisdom in teaching, writing and service, in order to serve the church of Jesus Christ by equipping individuals for life and ministry. Lockett is particularly interested in the General Letters, hermeneutics, theological interpretation and political/economic philosophies in Scripture. He is the author of Purity and Worldview in the Epistle of James and has published chapters on James and Jude in various edited volumes. Lockett has contributed articles to Tyndale Bulletin and Neotestamentica and has published several reviews in Scottish Journal of Theology, Review of Biblical Literature, Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, and Midwestern Journal of Theology. He enjoys spending time with his family, playing guitar, reading great literature and watching college basketball (especially the Kansas Jayhawks!).

Research Interests

  • Catholic Epistles (especially James)
  • Canonical function of the CE
  • Relationship between Old and New Testaments
  • Hermeneutics/Theological Interpretation of Scripture
  • Political and economic philosophy and Christian Scripture
  • Jewish Backgrounds (Second Temple Wisdom/Cultic Traditions)
  • History of Biblical Interpretation

Books

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