Dr. Douglas Sweeney and Dr. Nathan Finn joined Dr. Chris Chun for a panel discussion on Jonathan Edwards, recorded live at the SBC Annual Meeting in Anaheim, June 13, 2022. They discuss a wide range of subjects, including Edwards’ influence on Baptists in England and America, the legacy of Edwards in the Southern Baptist Convention and the impact Edwards still has in today’s world.

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Douglas Sweeney is dean and professor of divinity at Beeson Divinity School.

Nathan Finn is provost, dean and professor of Christian studies and history at North Greenville University.

Chris Chun is professor of church history and director of the Jonathan Edwards Center at Gateway Seminary.

Further Reading:

  • A Model of Faith and Thought: Jonathan Edwards and the Ministry of the Word by Douglas A. Sweeney
  • A Reader’s Guide to the Major Writings of Jonathan Edwards edited by Nathan Finn & Jeremy Kimble
  • Regeneration, Revival, & Creation edited by Chris Chun and Kyle C. Strobel
  • A Sweet Flame: Piety in the Letters of Jonathan Edwards edited by Michael Haykin
  • Jonathan Edwards: The Holy Spirit in Revival by Michael Haykin
  • Communion in the Spirit: The Holy Spirit as the Bond of Union in the Theology of Jonathan Edwards by Robert W. Caldwell

More on Jonathan Edwards

Spirituality of Jonathan Edwards | JEC at Gateway Seminary

Dr. Chris Chun hosted a digital symposium with Dr. Michael Haykin and Dr. Robert Caldwell to discuss Edwards’ spirituality, devotional life and theological impact in American Christianity.

Chris Chun
Professor of Church History | Director, Jonathan Edwards Center
Dr. Chris Chun is the professor of Church History and the director of Jonathan Edwards Center at Gateway Seminary. Chris’ doctoral research at St. Andrews University was focused on the eighteenth-century Edwardsean Baptists in Britain. He also has served as president of The Evangelical Theological Society (Far West Region).

Jonathan Edwards and the Natural World

In the recent Jonathan Edwards Center Lunch and Lecture event, Dr. Winslow explores themes from her recently published books: “A Great and Remarkable Analogy: Jonathan Edwards’ Onto-Typology of Nature” and “A Trinitarian Theology of Nature”.

Joshua Navarro
Student | Master of Theological Studies
Joshua is a Master of Theological Studies student and serves as part of the administrative staff at Gateway Seminary. He is currently working on his thesis in Pauline hermeneutics. His other research interests include Pauline studies and early Christianity.

Jonathan Edwards and Slavery

In anticipation of the upcoming Jonathan Edwards Lunch and Lecture with Lisanne Winslow, Dr. Chun reflects on an online panel we hosted in November of 2020 covering the topic of Jonathan Edwards and Slavery.

Chris Chun
Professor of Church History | Director, Jonathan Edwards Center
Dr. Chris Chun is the professor of Church History and the director of Jonathan Edwards Center at Gateway Seminary. Chris’ doctoral research at St. Andrews University was focused on the eighteenth-century Edwardsean Baptists in Britain. He also has served as president of The Evangelical Theological Society (Far West Region).