Professor of New Testament
BA (Union University), MDiv (Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary), ThM (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School), PhD (Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary)
Dr. George Guthrie is Professor of New Testament at Regent College. Before coming to Regent in 2018, he taught at Union University in Jackson, Tennessee, where he served as the Benjamin W. Perry Professor of Bible and Fellow in the Ryan Center for Biblical Studies. He is a highly sought after lecturer, and has taught across North America, in the United Kingdom, Germany, Hong Kong, South Africa, and Israel. George describes his calling as helping church leaders and laypeople learn how to read the Bible well and discipling students in living their whole lives as followers of Christ.
George has published commentaries on Hebrews (Zondervan, 1998), James (Zondervan, 2006), and 2 Corinthians (Baker, 2015), as well as numerous articles, book chapters, and book reviews. He has also published a number of works designed to equip the church to better understand and apply Scripture, including Reader’s Guide to the Bible (LifeWay, 2011), Reading God’s Story: A Chronological Daily Bible (Broadman & Holman, 2011), and Read the Bible for Life: Your Guide to Understanding and Living God’s Word (Broadman & Holman, 2011). He holds both a PhD and MDiv from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a ThM from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.
George and Pat have two grown children, Joshua and Anna.