Chris Chun

Associate Professor of Church History

Ph.D. University of St. Andrews
Th.M. Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
M.Div. Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
B.A. Western Washington University


Dr. Chris Chun’s doctoral research at St. Andrews University was focused on the eighteenth century Edwardsean Baptists in Britain. His Th.M. thesis at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary examined the relationship between Jonathan Edwards’s epistemology and pneumatology.

He is the author of Legacy of Jonathan Edwards in the Theology of Andrew Fuller (Brill Academic Publishers, 2012) and co-editor of Expect Great Things, Attempt Great Things: William Carey & Adoniram Judson, Mission Pioneers (Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2013). Chris has contributed chapters in Jonathan Edwards and Scotland (Dunedin Academic Press, 2011) and Understanding Jonathan Edwards: An Introduction to America’s Theologian (Oxford University Press, 2009) as well as having been published in a variety of journals, including The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology, American Baptist Quarterly, Journal of Baptist Studies, Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies, International Journal of Systematic Theology, Themelios and Church History and Religious Culture. He is currently working on a history of Golden Gate Seminary, a book projected to be completed just in time for the institution's 75th anniversary (2019).

Chris serves as a member of the steering committee in World Christianity Consultation at Evangelical Theological Society and is one of the editors for forthcoming critical edition of The Works of Andrew Fuller.

Chris is an ordained SBC pastor and a frequent speaker at churches, seminars and retreats. He and his wife, Juliann, have two daughters, Karis and Chloe.

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