Oliver Crisp

Oliver Crisp is professor of systematic theology at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. He was born and raised in West London, England, and educated at Wimbledon School of Art; the University of Aberdeen (BD, MTh); and King's College, London (PhD). He has taught at the universities of St Andrews, Bristol, and Regent College, Vancouver, B.C., and has held post-doctoral fellowships at Notre Dame and CTI, Princeton. He is a past Secretary, Society for the Study of Theology, UK; Past committee member, British Society for Philosophy of Religion; Founding editor, Journal of Analytic Theology; series editor Oxford Studies in Analytic Theology; and co-founder/organizer of the annual LA Theology Conferences. He serves on editorial boards of International Journal of Systematic Theology, and Jonathan Edwards Studies. He currently serves on steering committee of AAR Christian Systematic Theology Section and the Analytic Theology Consultation for ETS. He is the author of nine books, and (co-)editor of ten other books, as well as over 80 articles and essays. His most recent publications are Deviant Calvinism: Broadening Reformed Theology (Fortress, 2014), and Jonathan Edwards Among the Theologians (Eerdmans, 2015). He is currently overseeing a major Templeton grant at Fuller Seminary on Analytic Theology for Theological Formation (http://analytictheologyfuller.org).

  • Original Sin and Human Origins

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    Original Sin and Human Origins | Oliver Crisp

    Original sin is a moral defect passed through all human generations that estranges us from God. If common ancestry is true, where did it come from, and when did it begin? Read More >

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  • The Evolution of Original Sin

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    The Evolution of Original Sin | Oliver Crisp

    The doctrine of original sin, as understood today, is the result of a long and messy conversation about difficult parts of Scripture.  Read More >

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