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.


September 5, 2018

Theology 101 — Divine Intention

The Scriptures By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist We have noted in the past five weeks of Theology 101, given the divine inspiration ... [READ MORE]

August 29, 2018

Theology 101 — Divine Authority

The Scriptures By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist Historically, Baptists have looked upon the Bible as the final authority ... [READ MORE]

August 22, 2018

Theology 101 — Divine Illumination

The Scriptures By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist In thinking about the Scriptures in a prior session of Theology 101, we ... [READ MORE]

August 15, 2018

Theology 101 — Divine Instruction

The Scriptures By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist In the prior two weeks Theology 101 has drawn attention to the first sentence ... [READ MORE]

August 8, 2018

Theology 101 — Divine Revelation

The Scriptures By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist The opening words of the Baptist Faith and Message statement cited last ... [READ MORE]

August 1, 2018

Theology 101 — Divine Inspiration

Scriptures By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist The average person would probably agree that the Bible is a special kind of ... [READ MORE]

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