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Mark S. Young

President of Denver Seminary, Professor of World Missions and Intercultural Studies

BA, Marshall University, 1977; ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1981; PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, 1990.

Dr. Mark Young has been involved in theological education in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union for more than twenty-five years. He was the founding academic dean of Biblijne Seminarium Teologiczne in Wroclaw, Poland. Along with teaching and consulting assignments in seminaries in Asia, Africa, and Europe, he formerly served as the senior executive pastor for Missions at Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, Texas. Dr. Young currently serves as the President of Denver Seminary and specializes in mission theology and the theology of church and culture.

Mark S. Young
  • WM101 - Introduction to World Missions
  • WM205 - Cultural Dynamics in Ministry
  • WM210 - Intercultural Communication
  • WM345 - Ministry in Jewish Contexts
  • WM410 - Theological Education in
  • CE215 - Teaching in Christian Higher Education
  • WM215 - Dynamics of Missionary Development
  • WM320 - Ministry in European Contexts
  • WM405 - Christian Education in Intercultural Contexts
  • WM515 - Acts, the Church, and Culture
  • WM520 - A Biblical Theology of Missions
  1. "Review of 'The Next Christianity.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 637 (2003). 101-02.
  2. "Review of 'Let the Nations Be Glad! The Supremacy of God in Missions. Second Edition.'" Evangelical Missions Quarterly 39, no. 4 (2003). 516-17.
  3. "Review of 'Salvation to the Ends of the Earth: a Biblical Theology of Mission.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 640 (2003). 508-508.
  4. "Review of 'World Christian Encyclopedia: a Comparative Survey of Churches and Religions in the Modern World. Vol. 1, The World by Countries: Religionists, Churches, Ministries.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 637 (2003). 127-128.
  5. "Review of 'World Christian Encyclopedia: a Comparative Survey of Churches and Religions in the Modern World. Vol. 2, The World by Segments: Religions, Peoples, Languages, Cities, Topics.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 160, no. 637 (2003). 127-128.
  6. "Review of 'Mission in the Old Testament: Israel as a Light to the Nations.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159, no. 634 (2002). 255-56.
  7. "Review of 'The Earliest Christian Mission to ‘All Nations’ in the Light of Matthew’s Gospel.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159, no. 636 (2002). 499-500.
  8. "Review of 'The Earliest Christian Mission to "All Nations" in the Light of Matthew's Gospel.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 159, no. 636 (2002). 499-500.
  9. "Review of 'Reenvisioning Theological Education: Exploring a Missional Alternative to Current Models.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 158, no. 630 (2001). 255-56.
  10. "Review of 'Biographical Dictionary of Christian Missions.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 157, no. 628 (2000). 508.
  11. "Review of 'Bearing the Witness of the Spirit: Leslie Newbigin’s Theology of ultural Plurality.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 157, no. 625 (2000). 123.
  12. "Review of 'Dictionary of Mission: Theology, History, Perspective.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 156, no. 623 (1999). 383-84.
  13. "Review of 'Witness to the Gospel: The Theology of Acts.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 156, no. 623 (1998). 377.
  14. "Review of 'Toward a Trinitarian Understanding of Mission in Post-Christendom Lands.'" Bibliotheca Sacra 157, no. 624 (1998). 489.
  15. "Theological Approaches to Some Perpetual Problems in Theological Education." Christian Education Journal 2 n.s., no. 1 (1998).
  16. "Nurturing Spirituality in the Matrix of Human Development." Christian Education Journal 10, no. 2 (1990). 87-98.

Academic Interests

  • Mission theology
  • Gospel and culture

Personal Interests

  • Golf

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