Following Jesus in a hostile world: insights from 1 Peter (part one)

Tom Schreiner

Tom Schreiner

Who are God’s elect? What does Peter mean by being chosen? How do you live a holy life as a Christian?

Listen to Tom Schreiner’s insights from 1 Peter 1-2:10 (this is part one of a three part series covering 1 Peter chapters 1 through to 5).

Thomas R. Schreiner has been a professor at the The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky since 1997 and is the James Harrison Buchanan Professor of New Testament Interpretation. He has also taught New Testament at Azusa Pacific University and Bethel Theological Seminary. He received a B.S. from Western Oregon University, a M.Div. and Th.M. from Western Seminary, and a Ph.D. in New Testament from Fuller Theological Seminary. His writings include commentaries on Romans, Galatians, Hebrews, and 1-2 Peter and Jude. He has also written a theology of the Apostle Paul, a NT Theology, and a theology of the entire Bible. He is a pastor at Clifton Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky. He is married to Diane, and they have four children (Daniel, Patrick, John, and Anna) and seven grandchildren (Sam, Iris, Willia, Lydia, Kesid, Julieanna, and Maria).