Theology 101


Jerry Batson taught religion at several schools of religion, served as associate dean of Beeson Divinity School at Samford University in Birmingham and filled pastorates in Alabama Baptist life throughout his career. He now provides a weekly basic theology lesson for Alabama Baptist readers.


January 10, 2018

Theology 101 — A New Covenant

What’s New? By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist The Preacher” in Ecclesiastes, commonly taken to be Solomon, concluded ... [READ MORE]

December 20, 2017

Theology 101 — Revealed in the Incarnate Christ

God’s Self-Revelation By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist God has chosen to reveal something about Himself both in nature ... [READ MORE]

December 13, 2017

Theology 101 — Revealed in Human Nature

God’s Self-Revelation By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist Last week we began looking at the biblical doctrine of general ... [READ MORE]

December 6, 2017

Theology 101 — Revealed in Creation

God’s Self-Revelation By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist Humans know God only where God has chosen to make Himself known. ... [READ MORE]

November 29, 2017

Theology 101 — Thanksgiving Afterglow

Thanksgiving By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist We are now a week past Thanksgiving Day. In the aftermath of its celebration ... [READ MORE]

November 15, 2017

Theology 101 — The Grace of Gratitude

Thanksgiving By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist Thanksgiving Day is only a week away. It is one of America’s secular but ... [READ MORE]

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