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June 17, 2007  Guest Scot McKnight
Loving God, Loving Neighbor

Scot McKnight is the Karl A. Olsson Professor in Religious Studies at North Park University. The author of more than ten books and numerous articles and chapters in multi-authored works, McKnight specializes in historical Jesus studies as well as the Gospels and the New Testament. As an authority in Jesus studies, McKnight has been frequently consulted by Fox News, WGN, US News & World Report, Newsweek, TIME, as well as newspapers throughout the United States

Prior to joining the Faculty at North Park University (1994), McKnight was a professor at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He was awarded a PhD at the University of Nottingham, England where he studied under James Dunn. He obtained his Master's degree at Trinity and his bachelor's degree at Cornerstone University.

McKnight wrote a lengthy monograph for Baylor University Press called Jesus and His Death. His book, The Jesus Creed, won the Christianity Today book award for 2004 in the area of Christian living.

Scot McKnight has taken a great interest in the Emerging church movement, becoming a proponent of it himself. He posts daily on his blog,, especially on Emerging church issues.

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