Michael Svigel

Besides teaching both historical and systematic theology at DTS, Dr. Svigel is actively engaged in teaching and writing for a broader evangelical audience. His passion for a Christ-centered theology and life is coupled with a penchant for humor, music, and writing. Dr. Svigel comes to DTS after working for several years in the legal field as well as serving as a writer with the ministry of Insight for Living. His books and articles range from text critical studies to juvenile fantasy. He and his wife, Stephanie, have three children, Sophie, Lucas, and Nathan.

Educational Background

  • BS, Philadelphia Biblical University, 1996
  • ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 2001
  • PhD, Dallas Theological Seminary, 2008

Courses Taught

  • ST5101 - Theological Method and Bibliology
  • ST5102 - Trinitarianism
  • ST5103 - Angelology, Anthropology, and Hamartiology
  • ST5104 - Soteriology
  • ST5105 - Sanctification and Ecclesiology
  • ST5106 - Eschatology
  • HT5101 - The Church to the Modern Era
  • HT5102 - Church in the Modern Era: Europe and America
  • HT5200 - History of Doctrine
  • HT5215 - Theology of the Early Church
  • HT5217 - Apostolic Fathers
  • HT5225 - Seminar in the History and Theology of the Middle Ages
  • HT5245 - Theology of Karl Barth