Ron Allen

In addition to his teaching responsibilities at DTS, Dr. Allen preaches in churches across the country, speaks at Bible conferences, regularly leads study tours in Israel, Turkey, and Greece, and has been a biblical and theological consultant for Maranatha! Music. He has written a dozen books; was on of the senior editors for The New King James Version; Old Testament; and was the Old Testament editor for both The Nelson Study Bible (also known as The New King James Study Bible) and The Nelson's New Illustrated Bible Commentary. Aside from his academic pursuits, Dr. Allen loves to ride his bicycle—the one that fits into his suitcase—and is licensed as both, a massage therapist and instructor.


Educational Background

  • Diploma, California Lutheran Bible School, 1960
  • BA, California State University at Los Angeles, 1964
  • ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1968
  • ThD, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1973
  • DD, Rocky Mountain Bible College and Seminary, 2009

Courses Taught

  • BE5102 - Old Testament History I
  • BE5103 - OT History II & Poetry
  • BE5104 - OT Prophets
  • BE5107 - Hebrews, General Epistles, & Revelation
  • BE5109 - Ruth, Psalms, Jonah, & Selected Epistles
  • BE5405 - Exposition of Genesis
  • BE5410 - The Wisdom Books
  • BE5415 - The Book of Isaiah
  • BE8101 - Argument of OT Books
  • BE8206 - Seminar on Torah and the Former Prophets