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.


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]

July 27, 2018

Theology 101 — Alpha and Omega

Christology Through Imagery By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist One of the earliest tasks most of us faced in our education ... [READ MORE]

July 18, 2018

Theology 101 — Bridegroom

Christology Through Imagery By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist Thinking about Christ through the many images that are used ... [READ MORE]

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