Dr. Gregg Allison

Dr. Allison came to Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2003 from Western Seminary in Portland, Oregon, where he taught theology and church history for nine years. He has 18 years of ministry experience as a staff member of Campus Crusade (Cru), where he worked in campus ministry, as well as serving as a missionary in Italy and Switzerland. He also co-pastored a church in Lugano, Switzerland.


Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
B.S., Northern Illinois University


Dr. Allison is the secretary of the Evangelical Theological Society and currently serves as the book review editor for theological, historical, and philosophical studies, Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society.

Allison is a pastor of Sojourn Church East, where he serves on the Leadership Council.

Major publications

Historical Theology: An Introduction to Christian Doctrine
Sojourners and Strangers: The Doctrine of the Church
Roman Catholic Theology and Practice: An Evangelical Assessment
The Unfinished Reformation: What Unites and Divides Catholics and Protestants after 500 Years
The Baker Compact Dictionary of Theological Terms
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